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PCT Magazine Interviews Northwest’s VP of Business Development

PCT (Pest Control Technology) Magazine recently announced research results from a survey provided by Pest Management Professionals, that focused on the perception of relationships between distributors and pest control companies. Northwest’s Vice President of Business Development, Stanford Phillips, contributed to...
  • attic insulation

How to Keep Your Home Warm This Winter

The solution: INSULATION. Insulation can have a major impact on your home’s temperature. The benefits don’t stop there, though. Proper attic insulation translates into lower utility bills (savings up to 30% or more!), energy conservation, and a break for your HVAC system…which...
  • bed bug control

5 Ways to Prevent Bed Bugs When Traveling

While the holidays are filled with fun, family, and traveling, one not-so-fun side effect can be hard to get rid of: Bed Bugs. Bed bugs are active all year but most likely to travel into your home after a trip....
  • winter pests

Winter Pests

Right now, pests are looking for warmth, food, and shelter from winter’s chilly temps. These are some of the critters you can expect to see this winter, and what you can do to keep them out. Mice Mice are common house pests and love...
  • Kudzu bugs

Kuzdu (Stink) Bugs Are Back! How You Can Control Them

It’s that time again. Since their appearance in Georgia in 2009, Kuzdu (Stink) Bugs have become more and more prevalent among common household pest annoyances. Kudzu bugs are rarely seen throughout the warmer months but then make their appearance in...
  • armyworm control

How to Control Armyworms

As their name indicates, armyworms travel in large groups and can create a significant amount of damage to your lawn. Find out more about armyworms, how you can prevent them, and how you can get rid of them if they’re...
  • rat and mice control

Rats and Mice: How to Keep Them Out of your Home

Do You Have Rats or Mice? It’s a common question homeowners often ask us: Do I have rats or mice? Neither are good news but it’s important to know which type of rodent is inhabiting your home so you know...
  • get rid of ants in kitchen

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...

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...

Benefits of Bees

What’s the Buzz on the Benefits of Bees? By: Katherine King “Busy as a bee” is an old saying. The phrase implies that you are constantly moving, being industrious, getting your work done, and focused in order to achieve a...