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  1. Roofing/Siding
    Hi all, I live in an older townhouse in Toronto. After noticing strange temperatures and humidity levels in the unfinished attic, I discovered that the soffits were blocked by plywood, allowing no air inflow. I hired some workers to cut holes through the soffits and then though the plywood...
  2. Pest Control
    I recently did a wood project out in my patio (I live in an apartment in Los Angeles, and the patio overhangs from the second story). It took several days to complete the project over a few weeks, so untreated wood was outside for a while. I have a great eye for small things, so I noticed 2-3...
  3. Pest Control
    Hi all I was wondering if anyone could shed light on these eggs I found in my home. They are brown/dark red in colour with ridges and about the size of a grain of rice. They are quite fragile and give out a yellowish goo when popped (thought they were droppings before that happened!) I must of...
  4. Building & Construction
    What are the holes in the vinyl siding? (About two feet up and gray in color by the drier vent.) There are many of them (about 300 for a 2700 sq ft 2 story house, 95 years old) and they are dry rotted. They are solid rubber-ish material but some have poked through. Should I use louvered ones...
  5. Pest Control
    Found a bunch of these little buggers on the side of my house and sneaking in gaps in my side door. What are they? Are they harmful at all? Will they do any damage? Thanks, H
  6. Pest Control
    Hi. I have an infestation of these bugs in my shed. What are they and how do I get rid of them? Thanks.
  7. Landscaping & Lawn Care
    I was watering my plants today and noticed this white stuff on the branches of my crape myrtle. I'm not sure what it is, but I want it off. I also noticed a lot of little black bugs down at the bottom of the trunk. I will post pictures of what I am seeing. Please help me!!!:confused1:
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