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4 Common Ants in the Pacific Northwest
Finding an ant in your home isn’t uncommon. Ants are the number one nuisance pest in America but with so many ant species, figuring out which one you’re dealing with…
The Differences Between Termites and Carpenter Ants
Termites and carpenter ants have a few things in common: they’re both about the same size, they mate in the spring, and they share a love of wood. But, they…
Keeping Odorous House Ants Out!
Odorous house ants are a very common pest in the Pacific Northwest. They can be identified by their black or dark-brown bodies and by their odor—a rotten, coconut-smelling stench that…
5 Rodent Prevention Tips
Winter is a time of year when no one wants to be left outside in the cold, especially rodents. In fact, it’s estimated that rodents invade around 21 million homes…
Horrific Realities of Bed Bugs
Bed bugs are notorious little pests. Although they don’t cause any real harm, they sure make our skin crawl. Once they’ve invaded your home, they’ll infest your bed, your pet’s…
How Much Damage Rodents Can Cause
Rodents prefer warmth over cold and who could blame them? However, this means once the temperatures drop, rodents may begin to seek shelter in sheds, barns, and even homes. While…
Don’t Let Pantry Pests Spoil Your Baked Goods
The holiday season is a cheerful, magical time of year. A time when many families do a lot of baking in the kitchen and nothing can spoil your holiday baking…
Decorating for the Holidays? Watch for Pests!
The holiday season is here and for many people, it means decorating your home with trees, wreaths, twinkling lights, and other family-favorites. But before you deck the halls, it’s important…
Active Pests in Fall
If you think now that summer is over, you won’t have to deal with pests–think again! As the days get shorter and the temperatures get cooler, many pests, including mice…
How do Rodents Get into My Home?
Insulating your pipes isn’t the only thing you need to worry about when the temperatures dip. Rodents are another concern. Although rodents are a year-round pest, this time of year…
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…

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