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How To Prepare For Spring Pests In The Pacific Northwest

As winter melts away and spring begins to bloom, residents of the Pacific Northwest eagerly welcome the warmer weather. However, along with the blossoming flowers and chirping birds, spring also brings about the resurgence of pests. From ants invading kitchens to mosquitoes buzzing around backyard barbecues, pests can quickly become a nuisance if not properly…

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Who Is Responsible For Pest Control In A Rental Home

As a renter, it’s important to know your rights and responsibilities when it comes to pest control in your rental home. In Vancouver, Washington, and Portland, Oregon, there are specific rules that determine who is responsible for pest control. Understanding the rules around rental homes will help both the tenant and the landlord ensure their…

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Where Do Rats Go In The PNW Winter

Where Do Rats Go In The PNW Winter

This winter in the PNW is predicted to be a cold one from the start and that means that pests like rats will be looking for places to keep warm. However, rats do not hibernate during the winter, so where they find shelter will also be a place that is close to a food source…

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Pest Control Tips When Selling Your Home

Pest Control Tips When Selling Your Home

When it comes to selling a home there is a lot of front-end work that needs to be accomplished so that your home grabs the attention of a buyer. One of these things is making sure that your home is pest free before you place it on the market. Here are some pest control tips…

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Tick Related Lyme Disease Is On The Rise In Clark County Washington

The most common disease transmitted to humans through another species is Lyme disease. With reports of deer ticks being confirmed it has people wondering if Lyme disease will become a problem for people living within Clark County. For years there have only been reports of less than two cases but last year there were already…

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Those Hidden Eggs Could Lead To A Rodent Problem

Year after year easter eggs are tossed into grasses and many other spaces where they can go unseen in hopes that children will find them. Backyards, parks, culdesacs, and even inside homes get littered with easter eggs as kids await the cue that they can come out in search of candy-filled eggs. The excitement is…

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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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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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