a millipede crawling off a rock in to grass

How To Keep Millipedes Out Of Your Wichita, KS Home

July 29, 2021

Threatening or unusual appearances are just one reason why pests frighten people. A good number of them have eyes that are big and beady, large paws, and sharp teeth and claws. Many are kind of slimy and can move quickly and suddenly. Sometimes it’s hard to tell if you can approach them without getting hurt. ... Read More

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How Dangerous Is It To Have Fleas In My Tukwila Home?

July 15, 2021

Do you own a pet? Does it have fur or hair? Do you let them outside from time to time? If you answered yes, then you could be at risk of a flea infestation. What you might not know is that none of these things are required for a flea infestation to begin in your Tukwila home. Learn some things you should know to avoid these pests.... Read More

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Why Are There So Many Spiders In My Tukwila Home?

June 10, 2021

How many spiders are too many spiders, in your opinion? One? Ten? A few dozen? For most people, a single spider is one too many. If you hold to this assumption and regularly find these eight-legged pests crawling around inside your Tukwila home, you are in the right place. ... Read More

a deer tick on a witchita resident

What You Should Know If You’re Bitten By A Tick In Wichita

April 28, 2021

There are two types of people, those who fear ticks and those who shrug them off. The difference between these people is understanding. Half have done their research on ticks and know how to feel about these pests. The other half let their assumptions dictate their perception. Want to know which side you fall on? ... Read More

a hosue spider in a tukwila home

Four No-Sweat Spider-Prevention Tips For Wichita Homeowners

April 20, 2021

Ever looked at a spider and thought to yourself, “I want more of those inside my home.”? Probably not. Most people go out of their way to avoid these creepy eight-legged pests and are willing to put in the effort to keep them out of their living areas. Learn four no-sweat spider-prevention tips to use around your Wichita home.... Read More

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Are Slugs In Tukwila Dangerous?

April 14, 2021

Have you ever looked at a slug and the trails it leaves behind and wondered how it is able to produce so much slime? You would think it would run out of moisture, eventually. An even better question is, are slugs or the slime they produce dangerous? Find your answer along with basic facts about slugs everyone in Tukwila should know.... Read More

a brown nanded cockroach on a tukwila kicthen countertop

The Best Way To Get Rid Of Cockroaches From Your Tukwila Home

April 7, 2021

Have you ever held a cockroach? It is an uncomfortable experience. Nothing about these compact and creepy insects makes you want to pick them up or interact with them in any way. In fact, the opposite is usually true. If you believe that cockroaches are gross, we have the best way to make sure roaches stay away from your Tukwilla home.... Read More

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Why Are There Fleas In My Tukwila Home? 

March 15, 2021

Danger comes in many shapes, sizes, and, well, bugs. When it comes to these almost microscopic pests, danger is their middle name. Fleas are hitchhiking parasites that cause a plethora of problems in Tukwila homes, especially for those with pets. ... Read More

mice in a kicthen pantry

How Pest Control In Wichita Has Become What It Is Today 

February 23, 2021

We can assume that pests have been a nuisance for humans since before recorded time. There is no doubt that early humans were swatting flies away and keeping critters off of their food. From rats to mosquitoes and crop-eating insects, there is no shortage of pests to cause trouble. With pests comes the need for pest control. ... Read More

a house mouse in a basement

Why Can't I Get These Mice Out Of My Tukwila Home?

January 12, 2021

Since the beginning of pest infestations, it's been argued which pest is the most annoying for Tukwila homeowners. One pest that has taken the lead as the main contender is none other than the common house mouse. This pest will invade homes any time of the year but is especially fond of doing so during the colder months.... Read More

a stink bug on a wall

What Overwintering Pests Are And What They Mean For Your Wichita Home

December 30, 2020

The weather outside is frightful and it's a good idea to bundle up if you must go outside. Unfortunately, it's also a good idea to watch out for pests seeking to come inside to wait out the cold months. This process is known as overwintering and can leave your Wichita home vulnerable as soon as the weather becomes warm again.... Read More

a german cockroach in a kitchen

Why Can't I Get These Cockroaches Out Of My Wichita Home?

December 23, 2020

Pest infestations are no fun for any Wichita homeowners by default. However, when it's a cockroach invasion, the news goes from bad to worse. While they seem harmless at first despite being known as gross, cockroaches actually present a clear danger that varies depending on the species of cockroach in question. ... Read More

a house spider crawling inside a home

Where Do Spiders In Wichita Go For The Winter?

December 17, 2020

When people think of pests it's usually insects or arachnids, also known as spiders. Spiders are unique in the sense they get a bad reputation due to the few species that are truly harmful to humans but are also known to be helpful since they prey on other unwanted pests.... Read More

an american dog tick about to bit human skin

Answering Wichita's Most Commonly Asked Tick Questions 

November 26, 2020

Many of our friends and neighbors in Wichita know that ticks are a dangerous pest to tango with, especially during the earlier spring months. These creatures are destructive to human health, difficult to spot, and downright dangerous when latched onto human skin. ... Read More

a family of rodents infesting a home

Spokane's Complete Guide To Effective Rodent Control

November 13, 2020

Of all the home-invading pests you’re likely to encounter in your Spokane home, few are larger or more dangerous than rodents. That’s why you need to know what your options are should you spot a rodent in your Spokane home. The health and wellbeing of your family could depend on it.... Read More

mosquito up close on hand

What The Experts Have To Say About Mosquito Control In Spokane

June 19, 2020

The list of diseases is still growing. It seems mosquitoes become scarier every time they are put under the microscope. This isn't just true in Spokane Washington, mosquitoes are the most dangerous animal in the whole world in terms of human death. The unfortunate truth is that many places have no practical way to control dense mosquito populations. ... Read More

cockroach in kitchen

How Bad Is It To Have Cockroaches In My Spokane Home?

April 15, 2020

Not only are the species of cockroaches in Spokane found in other states, but almost all cockroaches have the same dirty habits that make them a serious health threat when they get into man-made structures. Let's take a closer look.... Read More

a house mouse crawling on the floor

The Secret To Keeping Mice Out Of Your Tukwila, WA Home

March 16, 2020

There are a lot of mixed feelings about mice out there in the world. Some people find them adorable, sometimes to the point of keeping them as pets. Others are terrified of them and can jump farther than a long jumper if faced with one in their home.... Read More


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