Is Your Home Harboring One of These Common Oregon Pests?

Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer. In this case, the enemies are household pests. The more you know about common pests in your region, the better you will be able to keep them out of your home for good. Here are a few simple facts about some of the most common critters that […]

A Brief History of Pest Extermination!

The term “pesticide” has been given a bad rap. In actuality, the dictionary meaning of the term is – any substance that is used to control pests. “Insecticide” may be more accurate, but it’s a broad term that includes “herbicides” that are used to control both unwanted plants. Most people think that a pesticide is […]

What Kind of Pesticide are You Going to Use On My House? Is It Safe?

People have a negative reaction to the word “pesticide,” and if you went through WWII, you might have a reason for it. Today, however, the most important thing you need to know about pesticides is that the ones that are harmful to humans, pets, and plants have been banned for at least 20 to 40 […]

‘Tis the Season to Bring Your Outdoor Plants In – But Not the Bugs!

Colder nights means that many of the plants that have enjoyed your outdoor patios through the summer and fall should think about moving indoors for the colder months to come. Who comes in and who stays out is often a matter of space and favorites, but whatever plants you decide to bring in – make […]