Westside Pest Control team tackles an Umbrella Wasps Nest Umbrella wasps (also known as European Paper Wasps) love to build multiple open-faced nests on the shelter of a soffit. The nests do not usually get much bigger than a golf ball but will multi [...]
2015 has been a great year if you're a wasp...... Westside Pest Control technician Conrad Lambertus discovered this massive 4 foot yellow jacket nest in the attic of a West Vancouver home August 20th [...]
The recent hot spell in September in southern B.C. is a welcome continuation of the fantastic Summer weather greater Vancouver has seen this year. Not only are people happy about the weather, wasps are enjoying the weather too. The abundance of wasps [...]
By Ian Austin, THE PROVINCE Year of the wasp: Yellow jackets spike in numbers as pests scavenge for food “They’re nasty right now,” said Ryan Dreyer of Westside Pest Control, donning his sting-proof hoodie and screened helmet before tackling a wasp n [...]
Listen to Mike Londry talk about the growing wasp issue at this time of year on CBC Radio. Pan ahead to 1:01:45 to listen to his segment.
In this video, a Westside Pest Control technician inspects a sewer for cockroach activity in Vancouver. An adjacent steam line running through a trench on the opposite wall has helped create the perfect environment for the insects. Thousands of the c [...]