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4 Essential Steps to Ant Pest Control

It’s that time of year again! No, not spring cleaning – ant season. April is a particularly bad month for ant infestations. For homeowners in the Pacific Northwest, taking care of an ant infestation isn’t the worst pest control job, but it can be a tricky business. When attacking ants with an over-the-counter pest spray […]

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5 DIY Green Pest Control Remedies

Most every household will face a pest infestation at some point. Not every household, however, is comfortable using toxic pest control methods to get rid of these infestations. Families with children, pets or a concern for the environment are increasingly turning to do-it-yourself green pest control methods, and for good reason. They are inexpensive, easy […]

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How Pest Baits Work

Aerosol pest control sprays have become an unfortunate fixture in many American homes. They may work at getting rid of pests on sight, but most sprays are toxic, smell bad and don’t effectively wipe out the entire infestation. To reach the source of an infestation, many professional pest control services use pest baits as part […]

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Types of Ants and What They Do

Ask any professional pest control company and they will say the same thing: The number one household pest in America is the ant. Ants are quite beneficial to have surrounding your house – they aerate the soil and kill off other pests such as termites, bed bugs and flies. But there are quite a few […]

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Top 5 Home Pest Prevention Tips

Hiring a professional pest control company can be a pricey venture, albeit an often necessary one. There are, however, a number of preventative pest control steps you can take to help protect your home and family against a nasty infestation. Here are five home pest prevention tips to incorporate into your family’s routine: 1. Clean […]

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6 Pest Control Tips for Your Yard

Most homeowners rely on indoor pest control strategies to deal with pest invasions in the home. However, the underlying cause of indoor pest control problems is often the yard and outside area surrounding your home. A home can rarely, if ever, be entirely free of bugs or insects. But when you actually have a pest […]

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Buying a Home? Don’t Skip the Pest Inspection

If you’re like most people, buying a new home is a huge investment. It requires making sure everything is in good condition before you sign any papers. Some homeowners, however, forget one important aspect of the whole process: pest inspections. This is an unfortunate oversight, as pest infestations can lower the value of your home […]

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Odorous House Ants – A.k.a. “sugar ants”

Aileen Eddy, one of Eden’s valued IPM Service Specialists in the Seattle area explained the importance of knowing the biology and nesting patterns of Odorous House Ants (OHA’s) in order to provide our customers with accurate expectations and sustainable solutions. She emphasized the fact that OHA’s are one of the most difficult pests to control. […]

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The Incredible World of Carpenter Ants

In the world of carpenter ants there are two things that are the upmost importance to them, increasing the size of the colony and the survival of the colony.  When a carpenter ant colony moves into a structure and begins increasing in size, one of the first things that they do is pick out two […]

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The Ants Come Marching

The cold weather of winter has done some of cheap nba jerseys our work for us by eliminating ant colonies that were exposed. However, warming trends and increasing hours of daylight will begin to make ants, and other pest species emerge. Carpenter ants, as they become active, often expel winged males as early as February. […]

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