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What Aluminum Alloys Can be Anodized
By Dan Frankian · 2 months ago
Aluminum is an eco-friendly metal used daily in manufacturing various products. Aluminum has been increasingly diversified in the past few decades, with new recyclable types and applications growing by the year. Evidently, a large benefit ...
Is Aluminum Easy or Difficult To Weld?
By Dan Frankian · 3 months ago
Welding aluminum requires specific techniques, shielding gasses, specifications, and pre-weld and post-weld processing compared to other materials. Thankfully through the correct application, aluminum can be welded with ease as long as one ensures they are ...
WHAT!? “Birth Control Pills” as Alternative Pigeon Control Method
By Dan Frankian · 3 months ago
WHAT!? “Birth Control Pills” as Alternative Pigeon Control Method Anyone living in a major city knows that pigeons can be quite the pests. The amount of excrement that they produce is almost insurmountable at a ...
What is the first species of bird to chirp at dawn, and why?
By Dan Frankian · 3 months ago
What is the first species of bird to chirp at dawn, and why? The dawn chorus is a term used to describe all of the singing, peeping, and tweeting that you hear in the early ...
How do I get rid of raccoons living near my home?
By Dan Frankian · 3 months ago
Even if they aren't in your yard or house, raccoons that reside close to your home may be a problem. When breeding season arrives, it's only a matter of time before they construct a nest ...
How Do Remove Raccoons From The Wall Cavity?
By Dan Frankian · 3 months ago
Most homes that are built with modern construction have a small cavity between the interior and exterior walls. This cavity helps with soundproofing and insulating the property and it gives a better surface to the ...
Can Raccoons Get into Your Walls?
By Dan Frankian · 4 months ago
Raccoons are resourceful creatures and they often try to make their dens in chimneys and attics. However, they can make a den just about anywhere in your house. If you've noticed the sounds of these ...
I have  Seagulls on My Roof, Can I Legally Shoot Seagulls?
By Dan Frankian · 4 months ago
Most North Americans are familiar with seagulls and how they gather around, scavenging for food. Whether they flock to the park, beach, or your property, they can be a nuisance. But what happens when you ...
When and where do skunks become a problem? P.2
By Dan Frankian · 4 months ago
SKUNK CONTROL METHODS AND SOLUTIONS Once a skunk has dug a den on your property, it is difficult to remove them. However, Hawkeye employs multiple methods to provide exceptional skunk control and removal solutions that ...
When and where do skunks become a problem?
By Dan Frankian · 4 months ago
Skunks often become a problem when they build their winter dens in mid to late autumn. Though they do not hibernate, skunks do slow down and enter a state of torpor. Skunks will stay in ...
WHEN WILDLIFE THREATENS HUMAN LIFE
By Dan Frankian · 4 months ago
When the presence or actions of wildlife pose a risk to human life, it's time to think big. Busy highways and airports are at the top of that list. The greatest danger along highways is ...
RACCOON NOISES: WHAT DOES A RACCOON SOUND LIKE?
By Dan Frankian · 4 months ago
Raccoons aren’t exactly the most subtle creatures. They’re nocturnal, which means that they do a lot of their scavenging for food at night and sleep during the day, although the number of raccoons seen during ...
RACCOON ATTACK: Are Raccoons Dangerous? P.2
By Dan Frankian · 4 months ago
When Will a Raccoon Attack You? Due to urban modernization, raccoons have become accustomed to living in close proximity to humans. Generally, raccoons are more likely to run away from creatures such as humans that ...
WHAT DO RACCOONS DO IN THE AUTUMN AND WHERE DO THEY GO IN THE WINTER?
By Dan Frankian · 4 months ago
Raccoons are fluffy and cute with pointy ears, tiny paws, and bandit masks on their faces. But just because they are cute does not mean they are desirable houseguests. Raccoons, among other pests, are known ...
ARE RACCOON BABIES DANGEROUS?
By Dan Frankian · 4 months ago
Raccoons are incredibly intelligent and curious creatures and, despite the fact that they have been nicknamed the “trash panda”, they often appear very cute with their small faces and masklike colouration around their eyes. However, ...
RACCOON ATTACK: Are Raccoons Dangerous? P.2
By Dan Frankian · 4 months ago
When Will a Raccoon Attack You? Due to urban modernization, raccoons have become accustomed to living in close proximity to humans. Generally, raccoons are more likely to run away from creatures such as humans that ...
RACCOON ATTACKS: Are Raccoons Dangerous? P.1
By Dan Frankian · 4 months ago
Are Raccoons Aggressive Toward Humans? Despite appearing to be cute and cuddly creatures, raccoons are actually one of nature’s biggest and most destructive nuisances, especially to humans. Although urban raccoons are accustomed to human presence ...
HOW DO I GET RID OF RACCOONS IN MY TREE?
By Dan Frankian · 4 months ago
Raccoons are nocturnal creatures that like to sleep in dark, warm, and cozy spaces that are also close to a reliable food source, such as underneath porches and decks and inside sheds, garages, and attics. ...
GEESE PROBLEM. CONTROL METHODS AND SOLUTIONS IN CANADA
By Dan Frankian · 4 months ago
Geese in agricultural fields Geese cause a lot of problems in agricultural fields. In crop fields, the birds are attracted to the new growth of the plants and the waste grains. Because this provides the ...
CANADA GEESE CONTROL SOLUTIONS FACTS
By Dan Frankian · 4 months ago
By definition, Canada geese are not classified as pest birds and are afforded protection by Government agencies. Nonetheless, Canada Geese are one of the most recognizably large birds in southern Ontario, increasingly becoming the scourge ...