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5 Tips to Help Keep Rodents Away this Fall
Jack-o’-lanterns are being carved, apples are being bobbed for, and families are excitedly walking their neighborhoods in search of sweet treats. Meanwhile, small, hairy, disease-ridden creatures are lurking in the…
Eek! Spider Mating Season is Here!
You may be decorating your home with cobwebs and fake spiders as you prepare for Halloween, but real spiders can be a frightening sight. In fact, it’s estimated that around…
Fall: The Season of Rodents
Fall has arrived, which means so have rodents. When the temperatures start to drop and the leaves begin to change color, rats, mice, and squirrels may be looking for a…
6 Ways to Pest-Proof Your Home for Fall
Whether you’re ready for it or not fall is approaching and although many people believe that pests disappear when the temperatures drop, that’s a myth. In fact, many pests are…
Is Your Edible Garden Attracting Pests?
Many people in our area grow their own produce. It’s fresh, affordable, and it tastes great. But did you know that your edible garden may unintentionally invite unwanted pests? It’s…
Yellow Jackets and Hornets, Oh My!
Are wasps showing up on your doorstep? Wasps, particularly yellow jackets and hornets tend to be more aggressive in late summer as they scrounge for food and supplies. These stinging…
Declare Independence from Carpenter Ants
With warmer weather comes outdoor recreation, BBQs, and uninvited guests in the form of carpenter ants. While most ants are generally harmless, these large black ants can cause thousands of…
Watch Out, It’s Stinging Insect Season!
Summer is officially here and the temperatures aren’t the only thing rising. This is also the time when we see an increase in yellow jackets, hornets, bees, and other stinging…
Help Prevent a Pavement Ant Infestation
Pavement ants are a common nuisance pest in the Pacific Northwest, especially in summer and although they’re known to form colonies near pavement, they’ll also invade your home if given…
Tips for Preventing Ants in Your Landscaping
Have landscaping near your home? Watch out for ants. Odorous house ants commonly nest under mulch, stones, and other debris. They feed on meat, dead insects, and sugary substances. In…
How to Have a Pest-Free BBQ
Spring and summer are ideal times for backyard BBQs and cookouts. Don’t let a swarm of wasps or colony of ants ruin your fun! Here are some helpful tips we…
Help Prevent Asthma and Allergy Symptoms Caused by Pests
Do you suffer from asthma or allergies? When you have pests in your home such as cockroaches, dust mites, and rodents, your symptoms may worsen. With May being Asthma and…

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