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Health Threats Posed By Pests

Having pests in a home is troublesome as they are unsightly and can cause damage. In addition, pests can pose serious health risks. Read below to learn more about which kind of pests contribute to the spread of disease. To prevent pests from entering your Seattle...

What Diseases Do Rats Carry?

Rats are one of the worst pests you can have in your home or business―but not only because of their destructiveness. Rats are known to spread dozens of diseases, infecting millions of people all over the globe. As they pose a serious health risk here in Seattle, it is...

Ways to Have an Insect-Free Backyard Party

Seattle is known for its temperate weather, so it’s nice to be outside when it’s not raining. Entertaining in the backyard allows you to enjoy the great outdoors and spare the mess in your house at the same time. Don’t let bugs crash your party– follow these simple...

How to Hire a Seattle Pest Control Company

The right Seattle pest control company can help you reclaim your home and restore peace of mind. However, as the stakes can be high, choosing one can be stressful. You want to get your home or business under control and keep unwanted intruders from coming back in the...

Are “Cute” And Tiny Mice Dangerous?

For most homeowners who spot a rat in their home, the rat exterminator is quickly called. For mice, however, you may be asking yourself, “are mice dangerous?” The short answer is yes―their ability to spread disease and chew on wood and wires (and almost anything else)...

3 Common Types of Ants in the Seattle Area

Seattle’s famous rain brings beautiful and lush foliage, but also attracts a variety of insects that may become a nuisance in your home without proper prevention or care. One repeat offender we’ve noted are ants. There are numerous types of ants that invade the...

These Are the Bugs To Look Out for In Winter

You may think that bugs will completely disappear after the summertime ends, but for Seattleites, unfortunately, this isn’t the case. Some bugs and pests may stop appearing during the winter time, but they’re quickly replaced with other insects that are seeking...

Why You Should Take Care of Your Landscape in Winter

As winter continues, you may be thinking about how to best take care of your landscape. How can you protect and keep your grass healthy? During fall, plants are focused on building up nutrient reserves, not fighting off invaders. So, how can you keep your trees and...

Minor Pests Can Be Major Nuisances

For anyone that has experienced issues with "minor" pests, you can confirm that these critters can be just as much of a headache as major pests, if not worse. Carpenter ants are considered one of the most important pests in western Washington due to the frequency of...

Safely Controlling Spiders in Your Home

Spiders are considered beneficial insects in gardens, but when they get inside your home spiders are often pesky and somewhat alarming. Seattle spiders can be especially crafty, looking for any way to find a dark place in your home away from rain and cold. Going...

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