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  • Link to Mice, Rats, And Other Problem Rodents
When the weather turns cold we tend to spend more time indoors enjoying the warmth from our heaters and blankets. Animals are no different! Fall and winter are the time of year when animals invade our homes in search of...
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  • Link to A Pest For Every Season
Just like the weather changes with each season, so do the pests that we see. Some pests prefer warmer weather and peak in spring and summer while other pests will surge in the winter as they come inside to get...
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  • Link to Common Winter Pests and How to Prevent Them
During the colder months of winter, most of us like to stay bundled up and warm – with warmer clothes and inside our cozy homes. Unfortunately, many animals also seek this same shelter and warmth in the winter – oftentimes...
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  • Link to 8 Common Winter Pests & DIY Tips to Keep Them Out
1. Mice and Rats Mice and rats will seek shelter and warmth during the cold winter months. They can fit through very small openings so eliminating entry points is an effective way at preventing them from coming into your home....
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Scientists Develop a Use for Rats in Space By: Katherine King It seems like every little kid, and some (most) adults, dream of going to space one day. The only trouble seems to be the whole lack of gravity thing,...
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The Proper Steps to Getting Rodents Out of Your Home If you’ve read this blog before then you know that prevention is key.  Whether talking about ants, termites, mice, or other pests and rodents, prevention is always the first step. ...
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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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Northwest Exterminating recently added another tool to our website that will benefit business and homeowners.  The 2013 Pest Calendar is available for printing and download on our site.  Each month we highlight a particular pest that is often seen at...
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  • Two gray rats on a white background
The NPMA recently posted an article on their website that explained the dangers that rodents can cause to your home and your health.  We often talk in our blogs about the unsanitary conditions and the property damage that a rodent...
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Unwanted House Guests in Your Attic This Winter? They may look cute and furry but squirrels can cause major damage if they take up residency in your home. One of the first clues that people experience is the sound of...
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