Orkin's Annual List sees changes at the top and some new entries
TORONTO, Feb. 26, 2019 /CNW/ - The ongoing problem of rat populations in Ontario kept pest control experts busy and many homeowners concerned for much of 2018. The third annual rattiest cities list has just been released by Orkin Canada and if the trend continues the burgeoning rat population is set to be an ongoing challenge this year.
The findings by the country's largest pest control provider are based on the number of commercial and residential rodent (rats and mice) treatments carried out in 2018.
The top five rattiest cities in Ontario during 2018:
Orkin Canada is reminding homeowners that rodents need only a small hole to gain entry into a property, and vermin can transmit a number of serious diseases.
Homeowners are being urged to check perimeter walls for potential entry points and take preventative action to avoid a number of mischief problems.
For more information about rodent prevention, visit orkincanada.ca
The rattiest cities ranking is based on all rodent treatments by Orkin Canada at residential and commercial properties within Ontario from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018. Download here for the full list of Ontario's rattiest cities.
About Orkin Canada
Orkin Canada, a wholly owned subsidiary of Rollins, Inc. (NYSE:ROL) is the country's largest pest control provider and leader in the development of fast, effective and environmentally responsible pest control solutions. One key program is the Home Pest Protection Program that prevents and eradicates pest infestations and provides key information about pests. Orkin Canada provides professional services to both residential and commercial clients from coast to coast. For more information, visit www.orkincanada.ca, like www.facebook.com/OrkinCanada or follow @orkincanada.
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