Sleep Tight and Don’t Be Fooled By These 5 Myths About Bed Bugs

”Sleep tight, don’t let the bed bugs bite!” If you ever heard that phrase as a kid, you might have figured that bed bugs were merely made up creatures meant to scare young children, like the monster under your bed or the boogey man. If you’ve ever experienced a bed...

Pest Control: 4 Things to Keep in Mind As Fall Approaches

The end of the summer is fast approaching, which is great news for those who love the cool weather and vibrant colors of autumn. And with the summer, so goes its worst traits, like the overwhelming heat, persistent smells, and of course, those pesky summer bugs. But...

The Essential Guide to Cockroach Prevention

Cockroaches are nasty creatures and they’re known for being indestructible. Once they hit, they’re incredibly hard to get rid of. You could try starving them out — but they can live for a month without food. You could try flushing them down the drain...

Watch Out for these 9 Common Household Pests in Oregon

The Pacific Northwest is full of creeping, crawling bugs and spiders of all kinds. Many of these pests thrive inside human dwellings, whether it’s laying eggs, eating the wood in your home, or hiding throughout winter. So what are the most common household pests...

How to Prevent Bed Bugs

There has been something of a bedbug epidemic in the past few years. According to the 2015 Bugs Without Borders survey, nearly all (99.6%) pest professionals have treated bed bugs in the past year, unchanged from 2013, but higher compared to five, 10 and 15 years ago....

3 Useful Bugs You Want In Your Garden

One thing is for sure — bugs in your home are infinitely worse than bugs outside of your home. Indeed, they can also be extremely costly: termites and similar pests cause an estimated $30 billion in damage to crops and man-made structures in the U.S. every year....

Spring Cleaning Checklist: Keep Those Pests Away

Spring has sprung, and you know what that means. Beautiful blooms, trees exploding with green, and a crisp, spring sun warming the soil. It also means that pests are waking up in the walls of your home and under your floorboards and are creeping forth to take over...

Ecolife: 3 Household Pests and Natural Pest Elimination

Insects are pests in almost every sense of the word, but they can also cause a lot of damage to a home. Pest control services get called in daily to deal with all manner of creepy crawlers such as termites, cockroaches, and bed bugs. But how much do you really know...

Why Should You Go Green When It Comes to Pest Control?

No matter how well insulated, how well caulked, and how clean your house is, bugs will inevitably find their way in through teeny tiny crevasses and undetectable openings. Even if you appreciate bugs on the outside, chances are that you aren’t on board with them...