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How to Protect Your Winter Vegetable Garden from Pests

Your winter vegetable garden is a veritable oasis of warmth and nourishment for a host of vegetable garden pests. In preparing your Puyallup vegetable garden for winter, remember to protect your plants not only from cold, icy precipitation and dropping humidity, but...

Seven Vegetable Garden Pests to Watch out for This Winter

Many vegetable garden pests can spend winter in or near your Washington state garden, eager to help themselves to your winter vegetables. Vegetable garden pest control must continue even through the cooler months of the year. To learn how to keep pests out of a winter...

What are the Most Common Winter Pests in Washington State?

  As fall’s beautiful colors ebb and we feel cooler days that signal Washington winters, we also face the inevitable winter pests. Successful winter pest control begins with understanding your adversaries, the many winter pests that will prefer your warm, safe home or...

How to Get Rid of Ants in the Kitchen

  If you've ever had ants in your home, you know they can go from an occasional annoyance to a persistent pest quickly. While getting rid of ants may seem daunting, taking a step-by-step approach – including cleaning and implementing effective pest control treatments...

What Attracts Bed Bugs?

Bed bugs – these two words create fear in most people. The fact is that bed bugs were almost eradicated in the developed world in the 1950s, but these tiny parasites have made a serious comeback in the past decade. Bed bugs can be regularly found in single-family...

How to Keep Spiders Out of Your House

With the exception of the black widow and the brown recluse, spiders are mostly harmless. In fact, most species are hardly much more than a nuisance. Fortunately, it's possible to keep spiders at bay with a few simple modifications to your home. Here are a few tips on...

Hiring a Pest Control Company–Who Do You Trust?

The Meaning Behind Pest Control Industry Certifications   Investing in a pest control company requires trust. You have worked hard to build a comfortable home, and want to make sure it stays that way. By researching services like residential pest control, ant control,...

3 tips to keep unwanted pests from invading your home

Finding that your home is being invaded by pests is never a pleasant discovery. As seasons and weather transition, spiders, insects and rodents attempt to enter buildings – usually with the intent of finding shelter. Below are three tips to help keep pests from...

Whitworth Loves Customer Reviews

Whitworth Pest Solutions has recently begun using Thumbtack, a creative website that allows shoppers of various home services to find contractors or vendors. It is a simple, yet effective platform that costs nothing for consumers to use, unlike Angie’s List, which...

EPA Moves to Cancel Many D-Con Products

In the past year the Environmental Protection Agency has implemented a number of changes in how rodenticides (mouse and rat poisons/baits) are used, both for the pest control industry and the consumer. The reason for the changes was to protect children, pets and...

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