Bees, Wasps, and Hornets can be nasty unwanted guests in the Portland area. Honey Bees In Spring, Honey Bees can swarm while looking for a new home. While not dangerous unless disturbed, a nest of drones surrounding and protecting their queen can be disconcerting. We will not exterminate Honey Bees. They provide a necessary [...]
Cold weather is here, and people across the Portland Northwest are turning on their heaters for the first time. As we start nestling in for the cold and rainy season, someone else is seeking warmth and comfort too! Between the cozy atmosphere and a steady stream of cookie crumbs and comfort food scraps in [...]
Exclusion of pests is the best pest prevention method. Exclusion programs focus on core areas and take into consideration a structure's unique features and purpose. Pest Control Management Professionals can provide advice on excluding pests from your home or commercial establishment.
Small Ants, Carpenter Ants, Termites, Yellowjackets and the list of pests invading your home and disturbing your peace goes on. You know you need the help of a professional but who should you hire? What should you know before you hire a pest control service? How to choose a Pest Control Company does not have to be stressful. This article will offer some sound advice to help you select a professional pest control service you can trust.
You found a bedbug, now what? PCT (Pest Control Technology), a magazine for pest control professionals put out an article titled "You Found One Bed Bug -Now What?" back in January of 2017". Pest Control Professionals offer advice and suggestions to help determine whether you have an infestation or an isolated bed bug sighting. [...]
Seeing Ants? Unfortunately, the ants foraging inside your house are just a tiny percentage of the colony- which usually consists of thousands of ants! What does that mean for you? Many natural products and DIY solutions only treat the small percentage of ants that actually make it into your house. It may seem like [...]
How do you know if you have cockroaches? Cockroaches are nocturnal and they don't like the light, so they tend to come out when it's dark. Try turning the lights on late at night to see if you can spot them. Often with a cockroach infestation, you'll notice a strong musty or oily smell. [...]
Professional Pest Inspection For a homeowner, an inspection is an important part of your pest control service. During the inspection, your Pest Management Professional will gather information about your home, the surrounding environment, and your infestation. The information they gather will enable your Pest Management Professional to advise you of the best treatment plans [...]