Interstate’s Pest Blog

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Up close image of a dampwood termite. Interstate Pest Management serving Portland OR & Vancouver WA talks about Dampwood Termites Pay Exterminators in Portland, OR a Visit.

Dampwood Termites Pay Exterminators in Portland, OR a Visit

It’s the time of year to start looking out for termites. Not just any termites, but Dampwood Termites. Yes, it is what you’re thinking, they like wood that is damp
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Private keep out wooden sign. Interstate Pest Management serving Portland OR and Vancouver WA talks about five weird bugs that don't live in Portland yet.

Five Weird Bugs that Don’t Live in Portland… Yet

The welcome mat for weirdness has been out in Portland for as long as anyone can remember. Before you get too cozy with the “normal oddities” of the city, remember,
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Flies on an orange. Interstate Pest Management serving Portland OR & Vancouver WA talks about 5 tips for getting rid of fruit flies.

5 Tips for Getting Rid of Fruit Flies

Are you having issues with fruit flies? Once fruit flies have settled in to you home, it takes some perseverance to kick them out. With the holidays coming up there
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Two ants on a plant. Interstate Pest Management serving Portland OR & Vancouver WA talks about why spring weather means more bugs.

Spring Weather Means More Bugs

They may include various types of ants like carpenter ants and odorous ants, bed bugs, fleas, and mosquitoes. Some people try to get rid of this problem as they become
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Spider on a web. Interstate Pest Management serving Portland OR & Vancouver WA talks about the funnel weaver spider and hobo spider.

Whats big, brown, hairy and doesn’t fetch?

SPIDERS! IPM has had a surge of spider related calls this past month. It is unknown as to why the spiders have been on an incline this year, with reports of larger
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Yellow jackets on a nest. Interstate Pest Management serving Portland OR & Vancouver WA talks about how to help prevent yellow jackets.

“Sting, has left the building!!!”

Now, I know you are thinking the lead singer/bass player from the 80’s rock group The Police! Although their tour this last year did pack a punch on the ol’
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