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Daycare Industry

No daycare facility is immune to the possibility of a pest infestation. With the close proximity of children, shared spaces, visitors, early childhood educators and the presence of food, daycares can be prime targets for various pests to thrive. To ensure your daycare facility is protected against the threat of possible pest infestations, you need the help of a proven professional pest control provider.

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Waste Management Industry

Facilities within the waste management industry often have one thing in common…. pests. Because of the odours produced within these facilities, along with the plentiful supply of moisture and decaying organic matter, these are ideal environments for pests to thrive. In order to ensure your waste management operations, remain a pest free zone, it is important to have the assistance of an industry leading pest control provider.

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Wine Industry

From new wine producers to wine companies that have a century of experience, the wine industry offers a particularly inviting environment for pests looking to get easy access to food, water, shelter and breeding sites. In order to ensure your vineyards and wine production facilities are protected against pests, it is important to have the assistance of a licensed pest control provider that is well established within the industry.

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Mining Industry

Canada is world renowned for the many minerals and precious metals minded across the country. Regardless of whether the resource being extracted is silver, gold, iron or even coal, all mine operators have one problem they regularly have to contend with…. having to deal with pests. Because of the remote nature of many mine sites, pests are known to invite themselves into these areas without permission. Pest infestations are not limited to creating work stoppages or delays, they can also create serious health and safety risks for your employees. In order to ensure that your mining operations are protected against pests, it is important to know what a professional pest control company can do for you. Using over 70 + years of pest control expertise, we have outlined how professional pest control services can help you keep mining operations running without any pest related disruptions.

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Transportation Industry

The transportation industry involves a high volume of people and turnover of baggage, which can often mean that pests are may be coming along for the ride. Whether it is short distance transportation such as buses and taxis or more long haul vessels such as ships, trains or airplanes, no transportation company is immune. In order to ensure you have the appropriate tools for success, we have put together a list of the most common pests within the transportation industry.

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Casino And Gaming Industry

Casinos like other hospitality industry businesses, usually see high turnover patrons, converging from different backgrounds and parts of the world. This allows certain pests to hitchhike on the belongings of your guests and settle into your casino and room areas uninvited. Using industry leading knowledge and expertise, Orkin Canada entomologist Dr. Alice Sinia has put together a list of the most common pests you may encounter in any casino, racetrack or other gaming area.  

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Oil and Gas Industry

All oil and gas companies have one thing in common... having to deal with pests. Since many of these work sites and facilities are in remote locations, pests are known to invite themselves into these areas without permission. In order to ensure that your work site is protected against pests, it is important to understand the most common pests to watch out for.

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Non-Food Manufacturing And Processing

The commercial manufacturing and processing industry can be vulnerable to a variety of different pests. From lunch areas creating viable food sources to scents bringing pests into the building, no manufacturing facility is immune to a potential infestation. The worst part is once these pests establish themselves inside your facility, they can have an immediate impact on your operations. Damaging equipment, contaminating products and creating health risks by transmitting pathogens in your facility are just some of the ways that pests could hinder your operations.

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Commercial Office Buildings

Office buildings can be especially vulnerable to pests. From single unit offices to commercial high-rises with multiple commercial offices, no space is immune to pests. Between visitors regularly coming in and out, leaving entryways open, to staff unknowingly bringing in pests through their personal belongings, pests can get into your office building without you even noticing.

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Cannabis Industry

A commercial cannabis growing and manufacturing facility can be host to many pests and diseases. Providing moisture, food and shelter to pests as well as conducive conditions for plant disease infections. Protecting your facility from pests is essential for any commercial cannabis business. As pests can play a key role in significantly hurting your business, from consuming and damaging products to delaying operations and even causing structural damage to the facility. In order to keep your cannabis production facility pest-free, you need the assistance of a professional pest control expert.

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Pharmaceutical Industry

The standards required in maintaining a pharmaceutical facility are extremely high, and the consequences of a pest infestation can be severe. From damage to a brand and loss of trust for a company to the financial and even legal implications associated with possible contaminated products. Here is what you need to know.

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Warehousing and Logistics

Warehousing plays in the distribution of goods may be greater than ever. Products shipped in from all over the globe land in warehouses for re-distribution. Due to the amount of product travelling in and out of various building openings, and the amount of time those entry and exit points spend open to the outdoors, pest control can be difficult.

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Educational institutions of all sizes provide pests with an environment that has easily available food, water, and shelter. If you're looking to put an end to your pest issue, Orkin Canada is there to assist.

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From the grandest hotel to a minimalist hostel, hospitality lodgings offer a particularly inviting environment to pests looking for food, water, and shelter.

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Pest control during building projects can be challenging – with a structure in progress it’s easy for rodents, insects, and birds to make their way in through open walls or unsealed gaps.

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Food Processing and Safety Compliance

Food processing factories and warehouses are often an ideal food source for beetles, moths, cockroaches, ants, flies, mice, and rats.

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Healthcare Industry

Hospitals and nursing homes are perfect targets for pests like ants, bed bugs, cockroaches, flies, mice, and rats.

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Retail Sector

The retail industry is broad and varied, but all retailers can fall prey to a pest infestation.

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Grocery Stores and Pests

Offering an almost endless supply of food and water, grocery stores provide a perfect haven for pests such as mice, rats, and cockroaches.

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Restaurants and Food Services

From the most casual fast food outlet to the most upscale dining destination, restaurants offer pests a constant and plentiful source of food and warmth.

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Multi-Family Buildings

Removing pests from your multi-unit property... for good.

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How To Identify And Address High-Risk Areas At Your Facility

Pests are incredibly resilient in their search for food, water and shelter. Unfortunately for food processing and handling managers, that often means your facility is a large, humming oasis for crawling critters of all kinds. That’s why it’s crucial to know where and how specific areas of your propertyare at risk – so you can take proper measures to address these “hot spots” and stop unwanted invaders before they arrive.

Landscaping Tips To Protect Your Facility

When it comes to managing your facility, you have to take every detail into account – including potential pest problems. But where does pest prevention actually start? On the outside, of course. Your landscaping choices can contribute to pest activity, which is why it’s important to keep vegetation properly maintained and positioned.

How to Ace Your Audit

When it comes to staying on top of your responsibilities, there is one thing you never want to worry about – a failed pest control audit. But don’t bug out: with help from your Orkin Canada pest specialist, you are sure to pass your next audit with flying colors – and fewer flying critters.

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We work hard to listen, understand and assess your unique situation. Request a free, no-obligation consultation today for a customized pest program that fits your needs.

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Common Pests

At Orkin Canada, we know our pests, and you can too. Explore our pest library to learn how to identify and deter common pests.

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Our Commercial Triple Guarantee

Resolving your pest problem is our #1 priority. If re-treatment is required, we'll provide immediate services at no extra cost. If your expectations are not met, we guarantee a full refund of your service payment.

24-Hour Response Guarantee

When you see a pest, you need service right away. Orkin Canada will respond to your request within 24 hours.

Satisfaction Guarantee

If you are not completely satisfied with a regularly scheduled treatment, we will re-treat the area, or refund your last monthly payment.

Reimbursement Guarantee

If your company is fined by a regulatory agency due solely to a pest infestation, Orkin Canada will reimburse you for up to 6 months of service.*

Remove pests from your business, and stop them from coming back

We work hard to listen, understand and assess your unique situation. Request a free, no-obligation consultation today for a customized pest program that fits your needs.

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