1. Five Common Fall Pests in the Pacific Northwest

    With temperatures hovering in the 60s and the leaves changing on the trees, it’s official: fall has arrived in Portland. While this is a beautiful time of year in the Pacific Northwest, there are a few pests who are not deterred by the cooler weather. PestLock is your Top Rated Local® pest contro…Read More

  2. How to Prevent an Untimely Pantry Pest Infestation

    With cooler temperatures and shorter days, fall is in the air in the Pacific Northwest. This has many Portland homeowners thinking about the holidays and what kind of tasty treats they will whip up for friends and family. There is nothing worse than sifting through your baking goods only to discover…Read More

  3. Five Ant Control Tips for Your Portland Home

    Nothing is more frustrating than a stubborn ant infestation that you just can’t seem to get rid of. You may have tried everything from expensive bait stations that you can get from your local hardware store to natural remedies found online, but still, these troublesome insects just won’t go away…Read More

  4. 5 Tips to Prevent Termite Infestations

    When it comes to pests that can damage your home, there are none quite as destructive as wood-destroying organisms. This broad category includes pests like wood-boring beetles, carpenter ants, and termites. Termite damage and repairs cost U.S. homeowners billions of dollars every year, and in the Pa…Read More

  5. Protect Your Home with Preventive Pest Control

    As a homeowner, you want to do everything possible to protect the health of your home and your family. Keeping your home and garden well-maintained is important, and if they aren’t already, preventive pest control measures should be an important part of your regular maintenance routine. PestLock i…Read More

  6. Dealing with Late-Summer Pests?

    It might seem like summer just got started, but fall will be here before you know it. As the season draws to a close in July and August, there are many late-summer pests that are known for causing problems around the Vancouver region. While some of them are harmless, others can cause major health is…Read More

  7. Benefits of Professional Pest Control

    If you are like most people, you probably enjoy the occasional DIY project around your home. Painting interior walls, performing minor plumbing repairs, and other tasks can be both fun and rewarding. However, there are some projects, like pest control, that should be left to a professional. Getting …Read More

  8. How to Stop Your Rodent Problem Before It’s Too Late

    Few sights strike fear in the hearts of homeowners like the appearance of a rodent. Your first instinct may be to handle the problem yourself, but rodent control professionals advise against taking the entire matter into your own hands. A single mouse or rat spotting usually signals the existence of…Read More

  9. Carpenter Ant Concerns: Hurting Your Home and Your Wallet

    Every year, carpenter ants cause extensive damage to homes in the Portland, OR and Vancouver, WA metro areas. These sneaky pests seek food and shelter in our homes and businesses, wreaking havoc on wooden structures along the way. PestLock has the ant control information to help you detect and elimi…Read More

  10. PestLock: Your Local Pest Experts

    Welcome to PestLock – we’re excited to serve you! As the Portland, OR and Vancouver, WA metropolitan’s most dependable team of pest control experts, we have the services to assist you with any pest problem you have. Our extensive background in the industry means we’re well-equipped to combat…Read More