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What You Need To Know About Ants And Apartments

What You Need To Know About Ants And Apartments

There are over 13,000 classified species of ants that inhabit almost every part of land mass on the earth. As much as these pests may be seen as a nuisance, they are extremely beneficial for our ecosystem. Ants play an important role by spreading the seeds of native plants, removing waste from our environment, and…

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Are Termites A Problem In Portland, Oregon

It’s no surprise that home and business owners in Portland, Oregon deal with their fair share of termites. A termite’s primary source of food is cellulose which is found in numerous organic materials like trees which we then use to build our homes and office buildings. Because of this, termites cause over 5 billion dollars…

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What Causes You To Get Carpet Beetles And How To Get Rid Of Them

Have you ever noticed tiny little beetles crawling around your floors or around your window sills? Or maybe you’ve noticed a different type of insect that looks more like furry larvae of some type. If you’ve noticed either of these then what you are seeing is actually called a carpet beetle. A carpet beetle undergoes…

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Lessons We Can Learn From Martin Luther King Jr. This New Year

Martin Luther King Jr. was a leader in his own making. His speeches have been heard around the world, impacting all of those who have listened to them. Where we now find inspiration, began when one man chose to speak against the popularity of his time by sharing what he believed in. His words are…

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Christmas Events For 2021 in Vancouver Washington And Portland Oregon

There is something about Christmastime that is magical and set apart from any other holiday. Outside of children running to the Christmas tree first thing in the morning and sharing a Christmas dinner with family and friends, Christmas is a time when many gather to enjoy different events over the holiday break and after the…

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Common Pest Allergies That Many People Are Not Aware Of

When we think about allergies we often think about the weather. Springtime is one of the biggest allergy seasons for those that suffer from weather-related allergies but did you know that pests can actually be a cause of allergic reactions as well? Since pests in the home can go unnoticed it’s easy for this fact…

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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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