Wood Boring Beetles Powderpost beetles are so called because in high numbers they are able to turn the inside of a piece of wood into nothing more than a mass of fine powder. These wood destroying beetles can do significant damage to log homes, furniture, wood floors and structural timbers in your home, much more […]
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Consolidated means we do it all, from identifying the problem or pest to repair and clean up. We can give you a Wood Destroying Pests and Organisms Inspection Report (WDO) which not only includes pests like termites and fungus but will identify the presence of damage caused to the structure by their presence, as well as conditions that may lead to infection or infestation in the future, and further damage to the structure. We can perform chemical treatments if necessary for general pests like insects and rodents, or any level of pest control you need to prevent pest infestation. We also provide dry rot and water damage repair and prevention.
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Preventative Measures Non-chemical tick control procedures should be implemented along with chemical control methods. These non-chemical control measures will greatly reduce tick problems. Keeping grass and weeds cut short in tick infested areas increases tick desiccation during hot weather, discourages alternative hosts and lessens the amount of plant material which may need a pesticide application […]
Western subterranean termites Western subterranean termites regularly infest homes in British Columbia, Oregon, Idaho, California, western Nevada and western Mexico. They are in plague proportions in parts of Oregon, particularly in the urban areas of Portland, Hillsborough, Beaverton, Gresham, Salem, Eugene and Medford regions. AREAS OF HIGH RISK IN OREGON include Albany-OR, Ashland-OR, Beaverton, Bend,Canby, […]
Sage Rats Belding’s Ground Squirrels, and Richardson Ground Squirrel, sometimes called “sage rats”, “Picket Pins”, “Ground Squirrels”, Gophers,Rockchucks, etc, depending upon location.especially when the young squirrels came out of the dens. Eastern,central,and southern Oregon. The small animals known as “Sage Rats,” are common in central Oregon, to say the least. In the early spring they […]
Rats Rats are members of the rodent family and are usually larger than mice. Their bodies measure between six and ten inches long, depending on the type of rat. In extreme cases a rat may weigh up to a pound. Rats are even found as Pet! Rats are amazing climbers and their colors range anywhere […]
Mosquitoes They annoy us and they carry a lot of scary diseases, but how much do you really know about mosquitoes? The following mosquito facts may help you to avoid these pesky creatures. The first thing that you should know is that mosquitoes are not all the same. Since mosquitoes have been around for nearly […]
Mice The house mouse is remarkably well-adapted for living year-round in homes, food establishments and other structures. Homeowners are especially likely to notice mice during winter, following their fall migration indoors in search of warmth, food and shelter. Once mice become established inside a home, they can be extremely difficult to control. Reasons To Control […]
Bed Bugs Most householders of this generation have never seen a bed bug. Until recently, they also were a rarity among pest control professionals. Bed bug infestations were common in the United States before World War II. But with improvements in hygiene, and especially the widespread use of DDT during the 1940s and ‘50s, the […]