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

  2. 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

  3. Prevent an Office Ant Infestation

    A survey once found that more than 80% of offices visited by pest control professionals had ant problems. While innocuous as individuals, ants as part of a local colony can cause problems for business owners and employees alike if they settle into your office building. An infestation is undoubtedly …Read More

  4. Your Spring Pest Control Checklist

    The temperatures are rising again, and the world outside is coming back to life! Unfortunately, that means that a lot of your least favorite Pacific Northwest pests are also becoming more active. A few preventative steps can help make your spring more enjoyable, so in today’s blog, the PestLock te…Read More

  5. Signs of Spring Pests

    The key to enjoying a pest-free home in any season is catching an infestation early and turning to the experts. This spring, as you’re cleaning out your home from the dust and dreariness of winter, keep an eye out, and you may be able to avoid the consequences of a pest infestation like illness or…Read More

  6. Your Winter Pest Control Checklist

    When the temperatures dip and the rain starts turning to snow, you may think that you’re safe from pests from the season. Unfortunately, the experts at PestLock know that’s far from true. Some pests do hibernate at this time of year, like the stinging insects we help Portland residents handle, b…Read More

  7. Protect Your Home with Preventive Pest Control

    As a homeowner, you want to do everything possible to protect the health of your home and your family. Keeping your home and garden well-maintained is important, and if they aren’t already, preventive pest control measures should be an important part of your regular maintenance routine. PestLock i…Read More