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Controlling Hornets, Wasps, and Yellow Jackets in Vancouver, Washington

Ah, summer! Time for picnics with family and friends – and a host of rude, uninvited yellow and black flying party-crashers. Nothing ruins barbecued chicken faster than having to share it with a threatening yellow jacket, wasp, or hornet. Your fight or flight instincts kick in. But be warned. If you do decide to swat … Continue reading “Controlling Hornets, Wasps, and Yellow Jackets in Vancouver, Washington”

Golden orb spider

August Spiders Create a Sticky Situation in Vancouver, Washington

Unless the light is just right, you never see the spiders, but you certainly feel those sticky strands on your face or uncovered arms and legs. Yep, you’ve walked into yet another garden spider web. And as you peel the gluey threads off, you think, now where did the spider go? Our Late Summer Spider … Continue reading “August Spiders Create a Sticky Situation in Vancouver, Washington”

Uninvited Guests in Your Vancouver WA Home?

Does this feel familiar? If you are dealing with uninvited pests in your Vancouver, WA home, let us help. We are five-star rated and love to get rid of your pest problems. Call us today at 855-268-9675!

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Lethal Cocktails: Why cockroaches are more than just a visual pest

Humans have long waged a war against “unwanted” pests. But if evolution has taught us anything it is that insects aren’t going anywhere in a hurry and that cockroaches are now stronger than ever. In fact Periplaneta Americana has maintained an unhealthy presence in our lives since time in memoriam. They’d been on earth 199,800,000 … Continue reading “Lethal Cocktails: Why cockroaches are more than just a visual pest”

Bugs in Space

Bugs in Space: Why study insects in micro-gravity?

It has been said that finding a spider in your home symbolizes good health, wealth, and cleanliness. But what if you went to work surrounded by crickets, rodents, frogs, newts, fruit flies, snails, fish, monkeys, dogs, silkworms, carpenter bees, harvester ants and nematodes? Would you holler for help? Let’s have a quick look at the … Continue reading “Bugs in Space: Why study insects in micro-gravity?”

Top tips to get rid of bed bugs in Vancouver WA

How to get rid of bed bugs іѕ a ԛuеѕtіоn аѕkеd by many people in Vancouver WA. Bed bugs are insects that invade homes with the ѕрееd оf light. Evеn five star hotels may have bed bugs problems. Bеd bugs live in our beds and bedrooms and are only асtіvе аt nіght. Thеѕе crawling night … Continue reading “Top tips to get rid of bed bugs in Vancouver WA”

5 Ways Pest Problems Can Cost You Money

When it comes to pest infestations in the home or at work contracting a trained professional early on means you won’t be forced to spend countless dollars further down the line. Cover image: Roach House Burn; The San Francisco Globe, 2017 Question: what’s more likely to make a dent in your day? Knowing you have a … Continue reading “5 Ways Pest Problems Can Cost You Money”

Top Ten Most Shocking Insect Infestations

We’re always telling you that not treating an infestation as soon as you suspect one is bad news. As Vancouver Washington’s professional pest control go-to team we’ve seen the damage caused by ants, cockroaches, rats and termites at first hand…and it’s not pretty. Here is our line-up of ten famous cases from around the world … Continue reading “Top Ten Most Shocking Insect Infestations”

A Brief History of Ants

Even though Antworks Pest Control prides itself on the removal and control of all sorts of pests, we started off specializing in some serious home defense against ants. Ants are fascinating creatures that have diverged into the 12,000 known species of resilient, hard-working bosses of the bug world. But as we know too well they … Continue reading “A Brief History of Ants”

Infographic: FOOD, BUGS, YOU

Ever wondered how many bugs you eat every day? The infographic below will answer that question. Check out also all the places where you can find pests and bugs in your house.