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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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A Comprehensive Guide to Monthly Pest Prevention in the Pacific Northwest

The Pacific Northwest, with its lush green landscapes and mild climate, is a haven for diverse wildlife. Unfortunately, this includes a variety of pests that can invade homes, causing damage and health hazards. In this comprehensive guide, we will focus on the top pests in the region, namely ants, rats, mice, termites, wasps, and cockroaches.…

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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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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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Home Buying Tips From A Pest Control Expert

Buying a home is both rewarding and a bit nerve wracking. There’s a lot to think about when it comes to a new home to ensure happiness with your purchase. So much so that it can be easy to overlook some key tips when purchasing. Find Out What Pests Are Common In The Area Having…

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What Is The Best Way To Get Rid Of Termites?

Termites are one of the most destructive wood destroying insects that homeowners commonly have to deal with. Since they feed on wood nonstop, a termite infestation can quickly escalate into a major problem. This is why one should always be aware of changes they see in and around their home as well as be knowledgeable…

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A Few Things You Need To Know About An Oregon WDO Report

If you’re looking to purchase a home it’s a good idea to make sure that you have all your bases covered and that includes having a whole home inspection that provides a WDO report. Home inspections are typically done once a buyers offer has been accepted. At this point, the buyer can schedule a full…

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Signs Of Pacific Northwest Termites

Termites can be confused with carpenter ants as they have many common similarities but with proper knowledge one can tell the difference between the two. Both are extremely structural in their aptitude to decompose wood and other cellulose materials but termites actually eat away at the cellulose material unlike carpenter ants who simply excavate it.…

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