Posts tagged with: roaches

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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Where Are All of These Roaches Coming From?

Roaches are often a source of confusion for a lot of homeowners. Where are they coming from? Why do I have them? Does it mean my house isn’t clean? How do I get rid of them and how do I […]

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How Gardening Could Effect Termites

Could your gardening ideas effect your termite treatment? Spring time is an ideal time to get out in the yard, work in your garden, dig in the dirt…all those enjoyable things we like to do in the warm weather.  These […]

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Could Roaches Be A Cure?

Could Roaches Be Used to Cure Human Diseases? Cockroaches serve no other purpose than to gross us out, right? Not anymore! New research was conducted using roaches as a guinea pig for new technology. Scientists injected the roaches with nanobots, […]

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Vote on the Next Northwest Exterminating Billboard

Visit our Facebook Page to Vote on the Next Northwest Exterminating Billboard We are currently having a contest on our Facebook page where you can vote for the next Northwest Exterminating billboard.  Recently we had followers submit their billboard ideas […]

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September Pest of the Month: Stink Bugs

Brief description: The stink bug gets its name from its ability to release an odor when they are disturbed or crushed.  Stink bugs have a triangular or shield shape. Habits: Enter homes and other structures in the winter for shelter […]

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Q & A: Is My Refrigerator Attracting Roaches?

Q: I have been cleaning and seems that every time I clean the kitchen there’s more and more cockroaches.  The owner from my apartment said it may be the refrigerator that is causing heat to attract more roaches.  Is this […]

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March's Pest of the Month – Termites

Termites are very destructive and cause billions of dollars of damage to homes each year in the U.S.  That is why we are dedicating March’s Pest of the Month to TERMITES! Habits Operate under a caste system. There are workers, […]

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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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Tips for Preventing Cockroaches

Below are 5 key tips to preventing cockroaches from moving into your home: Reduce the clutter in your home – By eliminating clutter you eliminate feeding and hiding spots for roaches and other pests.  It also allows you to see […]

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