Posts tagged with: bugs

10 Ways to Get Rid of Pests

In addition to routine, professional pest control, here are 10 ways you can get rid of bugs. 1. Go around the exterior of your home and seal up any areas where insects could enter your home.  Check around windows, doors, plumbing entrances, fan vents, […]

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Would You Eat Bugs?

Have you ever thought about eating bugs? We’ve blogged about it before.  In many places around the world insects are considered a delicacy.  That trend has not caught on in America (thank goodness).  That’s not to say that no one […]

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Getting Rid of Pests by Eliminating their Needs

Getting Rid of Pests by Eliminating their Needs Bugs are no different than humans in that we’re all in search of 3 basic needs: water, food, and shelter.  It’s important when trying to obtain a pest-free home that we are […]

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Proper Pest Treatment Starts with Inspection

One of the keys to properly treating your home for bugs and other pests is to have a thorough inspection by a professional and knowledgeable pest inspector.  Many pest species are often mistaken for other pests.  A knowledgeable technician is […]

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Bugs Heading Indoors Due to Rain

The recent rain has kept more than just human beings inside…it’s caused lots of pests to head indoors as well.  You may have seen an increase of bugs in and around your home or office where they are entering to […]

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Know Your Red & Black Bugs

Spring is a time when everything comes to life, blooming into an array of lovely colors. You’ll see flowers that are pink and purple, baby bunnies that are tan or gray and insects that are red and black. Just like […]

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Atlanta #3 Most Pest Infested City

According to a new study out by Orkin, Atlanta ranks #3 among the U.S.’s most pest infested cities and ranks #1 for mosquitoes.  There is little explanation as to why bugs are found in certain cities more than others.  Two […]

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Insects in Art

When you reflect on famous artists and their work, like the Mona Lisa by DaVinci for instance, you can immediately appreciate the beauty of their masterpiece. However, when the subject of an artwork is an insect, you might have a […]

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February's Pest of the Month – Roaches

Roaches are often referred to as waterbugs. These bugs enter homes and commercial kitchens in search of food, water, and shelter. Habits Enter through cracks and crevices  Enter by way of boxes, containers, etc.  Commonly found in areas with water […]

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Origin of Pest Related Words

We, at Northwest Exterminating, like to ensure that our customers fully understand just how we plan to provide services for them. Whenever a salesman gives you an assessment of the services you may need, he’s sure to make everything very […]

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