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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!

Cockroach Pests Disease

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.  

Bug Eaters of the World Unite

The Food and Agriculture Organizations of the United Nations (FAO) in 2013 stated: From ants to beetle larvae, crispy-fried locusts to beetles, it is estimated that insect-eating is practiced regularly by at least two billion people worldwide. However, when the subject of entomophagy (the human use of insects as food) rises in a Western household we usually … Continue reading “Bug Eaters of the World Unite”

The Ubiquitous Bug

If you’re one of the 6% of Americans who suffers with acute insectophobia you may want to click back to your friends on Facebook; or, why not just take a couple of deep breaths and see where this blog is headed? Someone once said Knowledge is Power, so there’s a chance we might just be … Continue reading “The Ubiquitous Bug”