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Got Portland Bed Bugs? How to Dispose of Infested Furniture

Portland bed bugs can be tough to get rid of without professional help. An old school of thought used to be that if you had a bed bug infestation, you had to get rid of all your furniture. However, a good Portland pest control service can (and should) help you salvage as many possessions as […]

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O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree, How Infested Are Your Branches?

Yes, only pest control pros would alter the traditional German carol in such a creepy way. Yet Christmas trees can indeed contain pest populations that will quickly infest your warm, cozy home – unless you take the preventative steps listed below, that is. Don’t let the need to call a Portland pest control service to […]

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Rodent Pest Control: Why Exclusion & Prevention Makes the Most Sense

More than just a squeaky nuisance, rodents carry a variety of diseases. For example, in June 2012, a man in Bend, Ore., was infected with the bubonic plague after he tried to remove a dead mouse from the mouth of a stray cat, according to The Oregonian. This was the fifth reported case of the […]

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Thanksgiving & Pest Safety: Keeping Rodents Away from the Turkey

Imagine preparing the perfect Thanksgiving meal. You spend the whole weekend cleaning the house and stay up all Wednesday night refining your menu items for the next day. On Thursday, everything goes according to your plans. The food is almost done, but you forgot to grab the heirloom serving dish you keep tucked away at […]

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New Species of Spider found in Oregon

Portland pest control service experts and entomologists are all abuzz about the discovery of a new species of spider found in Grants Pass, Ore. The spider is called Trogloraptor marchington after the individual who discovered it, Neil Marchington, and its genus, Trogloraptor, which means “cave robber.” The spider was actually discovered two years ago, but […]

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Creeped Out by Bed Bugs? You’re Not Alone

With all of the recent media attention on bed bugs, Portland residents may find themselves becoming increasingly fearful of these bloodsucking insects. This specific entomophobia or insectophobia (fear of insects) is common among those who have already been victimized by bed bugs and their bites, even if a pest control company took care of the […]

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Prevent Wasps from Nesting on Your Porch

Like many members of the animal kingdom, wasps hibernate during the winter. They create their nests in places that provide shelter from the elements, and this safe haven is sometimes your porch or the surrounding yard. To avoid having to bring in a Portland pest control service for wasp control, prevent the formation of a […]

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Prep Your Fruit Trees in Fall with Portland Pest Control Tips

When you think of a Portland pest control service, it’s natural to think of pests that affect the home or office. Portland pest control experts can also help with outdoor pests that cause infestations of various sizes in trees. If you have any fruit trees on your landscape, preparing them in the fall can minimize […]

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Residential Pest Control for the Autumn Months: Preparing for a Pest-Free Winter

Portland pest control service providers report that fall is the season when pests start squeezing through nooks and crannies in search of a warm place to nest during the cold winter months. Once they’re inside a home, these pests usually settle into a state of hibernation, waiting for the temperature to warm up so they […]

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Portland Pest Control Trends: Rock Pool Mosquitoes

Mosquito pest control is a common request for many a Pacific Northwest pest control company. Portland and other Northwest urban areas are home to many mosquitoes, since cities contain plenty of areas with standing water, which makes excellent breeding grounds for these bloodsucking pests. This year, mosquito pest control is especially important, since Portland pest […]

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