1. Integrated Pest Management and Why Your Business Needs It

    While most people have heard of pest control services, not everyone has heard of of integrated pest management or IPM. IPM is a push back against the era of insecticides when so many insecticides were indiscriminately used on our crops that the entire food chain was affected by these poisons. Integr…Read More

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    Prepare Your Home for Fall With Pest Control

    The long, warm days of summer are coming to a close, and it’s time to prepare our homes for the fall months. It is important to take preparations to keep pests out of your home! Some pests and rodents may seek shelter in your home over the winter months, and some may already be hiding there out of…Read More

  3. The Importance of Regular Pest Control Services for Businesses

    There’s almost nothing more embarrassing than having a pest, such as a cockroach, ants, or a mouse, crawl out in front of a customer at your place of business. Not only does it reflect poorly on your company and on the cleanliness of your facility, but that little pest most likely lost you a custo…Read More

  4. How to Treat a Spider Bite

    In our last blog post, we discussed in detail signs that you’ve been bitten by a spider. In this blog post, we’ll dive into how to treat a spider bite in the event you or someone else is bitten. PestLock specializes in residential and commercial spider control services, as well as other pest con…Read More

  5. Signs You’ve Been Bitten by a Spider

    We’ve been examining stinging insects here on our blog, specifically the signs that you’ve been stung and the remedies of a bee sting. However, stinging insects are not the only insects harmful to humans. Spiders can be harmful as well, especially if they are poisonous ones. In this blog, we’l…Read More

  6. How to Treat a Bee Sting

    In our last blog post, we discussed the signs that you met a stinging insect, and it won — you suffered an insect sting, most likely from a bee. In this blog post, we’ll discuss treatment options for your insect sting. PestLock offers both residential and commercial pest control services to help…Read More

  7. Signs You’ve Been Stung by an Insect

    Spring and summer are wonderful times of years. The weather is warm and inviting, and there is so much to see and do in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Most of us love to spend time outdoors; however, we’re not the only ones enjoying the warm weather. Stinging insects, such as bees, wasps, and ho…Read More

  8. Dealing with Late-Summer Pests?

    It might seem like summer just got started, but fall will be here before you know it. As the season draws to a close in July and August, there are many late-summer pests that are known for causing problems around the Vancouver region. While some of them are harmless, others can cause major health is…Read More

  9. Benefits of Professional Pest Control

    If you are like most people, you probably enjoy the occasional DIY project around your home. Painting interior walls, performing minor plumbing repairs, and other tasks can be both fun and rewarding. However, there are some projects, like pest control, that should be left to a professional. Getting …Read More