Summer Ticks: How to Protect Your Pets

In the summertime, we are all accustomed to seeing endless insects. One many neglect to think about are ticks! These blood-sucking pests are most common in the warmer months of
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Wasp Nest Identification Guide

Blooming flowers and warm weather is enjoyed by all in Washington summertimes, including wasps. These stinging insects come out in full force this time of year, making it likely you’ll
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How to Prevent Termites in Your Yard

Termites are attracted to sources of wood, and some species are attracted to moisture. Here in the Snohomish WA area, properties definitely provide both! Because termites are such a feared
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Here’s What to Know About Murder Hornets

Living in the Marysville and Snohomish WA area, there’s a large chance you’ve heard all about the Asian giant hornet, infamously dubbed as the “murder hornet”. With two sightings of
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Exploring Common Myths About Bed Bugs

Bed bugs are one of the most dreaded pest problems in the nation, and it’s easy to understand why. Not only do these bloodsucking pests bite you in the night,
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3 Summertime Wasps in Washington

It’s nearly summertime here in the Snohomish WA area, and the weather is warming up. During the summer, everyone wants to spend more time outdoors hiking, camping, having barbecues and
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Which Pests Trigger Springtime Allergies?

Springtime in Washington is one of the most beautiful times of the entire year. Unfortunately, it’s also the time of year when residents suffer from bad allergies. Runny nose, itchy
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8 Ant-Proofing Tips for Your Home

Anyone who has had an ant infestation will tell you how frustrating they are. Ants are notoriously difficult to control without an ant exterminator, which is why it’s so important
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Are Insects Carriers of COVID-19?

At Western Exterminator, formerly Pratt Pest, our team is aware of how uncertain times are right now during the current pandemic. With a dedication to the health and safety of
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