Posts tagged with: pest control

5 Ways to Prevent Pests in your Apartment

Apartment living often comes with its own pest control challenges. Here are 5 ways you prevent pests from entering or infesting your apartment. 1. Eliminate Food Sources Pests will continue to thrive in areas where food is readily available (especially roaches and […]

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How to Choose a Pest Control Company

With so many exterminators to choose from, it can be overwhelming for a business or homeowner to determine which company is the best option. Here are a few things to look for when considering which pest control company is right […]

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Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite: Prevention & Control

Bed bugs are an ongoing problem in the pest industry with no foreseeable changes in the near future. Infestation cases are on the rise and will most likely increase with the upcoming holiday season. So as your family makes plans for […]

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2015 Young Entrepreneur Award Winner

We are proud to announce that Stanford Phillips, Vice President of Marketing and Business Development at Northwest, was named the 2015 Young Entrepreneur Award from the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) on October 22nd, during its annual awards program in […]

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6 Tips to Prevent Pests this Fall

As the season changes to Fall, the weather cools down and gives us much needed relief from the hot summer. This is also the season of home pest invasions. Pests and rodents are looking for a warm place with food and shelter and […]

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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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Common Spiders: Poisonous or Painful?

Are the spiders you commonly encounter around your home harmful or harmless? Keep reading to find out which ones you should avoid. Brown Recluse Spider Venom toxicity – the brown recluse venom can cause significant injury with tissue loss and […]

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How to Get Rid of Ants in the Kitchen

Ants in the Kitchen? You’re not alone. Our phones have been ringing non-stop for the last few weeks with one common problem: ANTS IN THE KITCHEN. So you may be asking yourself: 1) Why are they here? 2) How can I […]

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Expert Advice for a Bed Bug Free School Year

Northwest Exterminating shares back-to-school tips to prevent a bed bug infestation Summer vacation is almost over and before we know it schools and universities will be back in session. While shopping for school supplies and a new wardrobe might take […]

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Why Termite Control Is Valuable To Your Home

How to Maintain the Value of Your Home with Termite Control Your home is probably the biggest investment that you will make in your lifetime. Not only is it a monetary investment but it’s a place where you want to […]

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