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Celebrating Native American Heritage In The NW

Native American Heritage day is always on the Friday following Thanksgiving. This year for 2021, Native American Heritage day is November 26th in the United States. The official legislation was signed into law on October 8th, 2008. This day honors American Indians across the nation celebrating their culture, traditions, heritage, and the many contributions they…

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Common Winter Season Pest Problems In The Portland Area

Do you ever notice how wildlife starts to behave in the winter? Have you noticed how common pests around your home seem to behave differently during different seasons? Pests, in general, have specific missions within each season or cycle of life and the winter season happens to be one where they look for shelter and…

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Things To Do This Halloween In the Portland Vancouver Area

This year, 2021 is bringing back all the scares with a wide variety of events throughout the Portland metro area. Whether you’re looking to do something as a family, friends or as a date you will be sure to find something that settles your ghostly hunger. Here are just a few that we recommend this…

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When Should You Worry About That Wasp Near Your Home

Within the Pacific Northwest, there are three main wasps that people come into contact with. They are the yellowjackets, the paper wasp, and the bald-faced hornets. All of these are social wasps who live in colonies and build new nests every wasp season. Wasps are an essential part of the ecosystem because they feed their…

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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month In Portland And Vancouver Metro Area

The celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month starts on September 15th and runs through the 15th of October. This is a time where Hispanic communities and their ancestors are recognized for their contributions and triumphs as well as the fundamental piece they play in American society. The national independence of many Latin American countries is also…

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Are Cockroaches A Problem In Portland, Oregon

What comes to mind when you think of cockroaches? For most, cockroaches are considered dirty pests that can quickly invade your home or space and are the last thing people want to encounter. Though some cockroaches can be kept as pets like the Madagascar cockroach, most species are unwanted especially within the confines of one’s…

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Top Five Pests To Invade Your Office Space

Pest of any sort can be highly unappealing to visitors making it important to keep them from invading your office space. Aside from clients coming into your office, you too can be affected by pesky pests crawling in and around your working space. Ants in the Office You guessed it! Ants are one of the…

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What Pests Could Be Lurking In Your Warehouse

Warehouses can be a haven for a variety of pests. With easy access into these spaces and lots of places to hide there are a number of critters that could enter and find refuge. Especially those that store food products. So what pests could be lurking in your warehouse? Rodents One of the most common…

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The Biggest Pest Threats Infesting Your Restaurant

When you go to eat out at a restaurant you’re not thinking about potential pests in the place you will be eating but the reality is that the nature of this industry attracts some pests in specific. Here are some pests that every restaurant owner should be aware of. Flies on Your Restaurant Food Flies…

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