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The Complete Guide to Pet Safe Ant Control

The Complete Guide to Pet Safe Ant Control

If you're like me, you go to ridiculous lengths to keep your beloved pet safe and happy. Many pet owners tolerate ants year after year because of unanswered questions about pet safe ant control. This complete pet safe ant exterminator's guide will answer all those...

Cleaning Away The Mice (Guest Blog by Grove Pest Control)

Cleaning Away The Mice (Guest Blog by Grove Pest Control)

This guest-post was originally written by our fellow eco-friendly Pest Control operator Erik Johnson of Grove Pest Control out of Calgary Canada. Enjoy!Cleaning is the number one weapon against mice in the house. You can clean the mice right out! Maybe not literally,...

Invasive Squirrels in Oregon: The Dangerous Cost of Squirrel Feeding

Invasive Squirrels in Oregon: The Dangerous Cost of Squirrel Feeding

When it comes to squirrels in Oregon, we love to go nuts. Daydreaming while watching squirrels can be a welcomed distraction. Many folks even feed squirrels to get a better glimpse. But there's a few reasons why we shouldn't feed squirrels in Oregon. Let's take a look...

Does Bird Seed Attract Rats? This Research Suggests Yes

Does Bird Seed Attract Rats? This Research Suggests Yes

Out of the corner of your eye, you see a wiggling brown blob on the feeder. Wait, that's not a bird. It's a big fat rat. If you're wondering if the bird seed is attracting rats, and how to stop it, you're not alone. We wondered the same thing, so we compiled data from...

The Secret on How to Keep Ants Out of Your House

The Secret on How to Keep Ants Out of Your House

Wondering how to keep ants out of your house? Overwhelmed with wave after wave of tiny black ants invading your home? Read along to learn our insider tips on how to get ants out of your house, and keep them out.How to Keep Ants Out of HouseSo often here in Portland,...

The Best Techniques for Trapping Rats Outside

The Best Techniques for Trapping Rats Outside

Rats are extremely smart. So before you try to trap rats outside, you need the best techniques that don't teach rats to avoid your traps. Luckily, you found the page that has your answers here. Trapping Rats OutdoorsTraps should always be part of a good IPM strategy...

What Scents Will Repel Rats? Using Repellents in IPM for Rats

What Scents Will Repel Rats? Using Repellents in IPM for Rats

Rats are a pain in the butt. And a dangerous pest. Many folks would prefer to simply use some smells that rats hate to repel them for good. Although they’re not a silver bullet by any means, rat repellents can be part of a good Integrated Pest Management strategy for...

5 Best Ways to Keep Your Home Naturally Pest Free

5 Best Ways to Keep Your Home Naturally Pest Free

If you’ve ever had to get rats or ants out of the home, you know it can be a nightmare. Don’t let pest control be an afterthought. Follow these 5 simple tips to keep your home naturally pest free. Whether it’s spiders in the basement or a squirrel in the attic,...

How to Get Rid of Sugar Ants Without Spraying Chemicals

How to Get Rid of Sugar Ants Without Spraying Chemicals

Desperate to eliminate ants without spraying? Have you tried cinnamon, caulking, or store-bought ant killers to no avail? Some get success with ant baits over-the-counter. Others find ants coming back every year no matter what. In this article, we'll explain how to...

What Does Humane Rat Removal Actually Look Like?

What Does Humane Rat Removal Actually Look Like?

In Portland, humane rat removal is something folks are interested in. But what does humane rat removal actually mean? For many, this means live trapping and releasing a rat far away from their home. This is one strategy to get rid of rats from your home. If you choose...

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