Best Rodent Control Means Facing Our Scary Rat Problem

In Portland, we want the best rodent control. But we also want to be cautious with pesticides. Let’s examine some facts your Portland rat exterminator definitely wants you to know. The best rodent control practices depend on preventing rats from reproducing in...

How To Get Natural Mouse and Rodent Control with IPM

IPM (Integrated Pest Management) In order to provide the best natural mouse and rodent control, many professional rat exterminators use IPM. IPM stands for Integrated Pest Management. Farmers, gardeners, homeowners, food handlers, and others use IPM to control mice,...

Is All Natural Pest Control A Good Way To Manage Ants?

All natural pest control products in bright colored bottles tempt us while at the hardware store or plant nursery. Spring is ant control season in Portland. In preparation, let’s look at a few reasons why all natural pest control products might not give you the...

A More Compassionate History Of Pest Control

Pest control websites often credit ancient Sumerians with the first recorded use of pest control. They used sulfur compounds to control insects & mites. However, the most detailed sources say they rubbed sulfur dust on the body to control insects & chigger...

How To Make Peace Instead of Spraying For Spiders

Before spraying for spiders, let’s look at a few facts. Outdoors, they’re an important part of the food chain. Indoors, their presence is not appreciated. With the right information we can begin to rethink some of our fears and misunderstandings about...