1. Prevent an Office Ant Infestation

    A survey once found that more than 80% of offices visited by pest control professionals had ant problems. While innocuous as individuals, ants as part of a local colony can cause problems for business owners and employees alike if they settle into your office building. An infestation is undoubtedly …Read More

  2. Your Spring Pest Control Checklist

    The temperatures are rising again, and the world outside is coming back to life! Unfortunately, that means that a lot of your least favorite Pacific Northwest pests are also becoming more active. A few preventative steps can help make your spring more enjoyable, so in today’s blog, the PestLock te…Read More

  3. Signs of Spring Pests

    The key to enjoying a pest-free home in any season is catching an infestation early and turning to the experts. This spring, as you’re cleaning out your home from the dust and dreariness of winter, keep an eye out, and you may be able to avoid the consequences of a pest infestation like illness or…Read More

  4. How to Spot a Rodent Infestation

    The colder months will chase some pests away, but for others, it only gives them more motivation to move into your home or business. In fact, a survey by the National Pest Management Association showed that almost half of all rodent infestations take place during the fall or winter. Because mice and…Read More

  5. Your Winter Pest Control Checklist

    When the temperatures dip and the rain starts turning to snow, you may think that you’re safe from pests from the season. Unfortunately, the experts at PestLock know that’s far from true. Some pests do hibernate at this time of year, like the stinging insects we help Portland residents handle, b…Read More

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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