WILDWOODS PEST CONTROL BLOG

  • Cockroaches Are Good Hitchhikers – Protect Your Home

    Cockroaches Are Good Hitchhikers – Protect Your Home

    The German cockroach is the most common cockroach in the Pacific Northwest. These nasty pests are famous hitchhikers! When traveling you’ll want to take some precautions to prevent any stowaways from hiding in your bags. Check your stuff and shake out shoes and electronics as you pack. Beware that cockroaches can be transported in the […]Read More »
  • Termite Season Has Arrived!

    Termite Season Has Arrived!

    Termites can compromise your home’s structural stability in as little as six months! It is essential to act quickly if you suspect your home has become infested with termites. Yes, infested because if you have one you have a ton! Termites live in huge colonies. These colonies can reach a population as large as two […]Read More »
  • Quality Pest Control in Welches, Oregon

    Quality Pest Control in Welches, Oregon

    Summer has arrived and so have the pests! While you’re enjoying your backyard barbecues, summer vacations, and family get-togethers, many pests are looking for a new home. Welches is located within the Mount Hood Corridor which is surrounded by the Mt. Hood National Forest. Your Welches home is an ideal location for many pests to […]Read More »
  • 5-Star Review for Pest Control in Lake Oswego

    5-Star Review for Pest Control in Lake Oswego

    At Wildwoods Pest Control, we believe that being a family owned pest control company means we care deeply about this business and want to make sure that you have a positive experience with us. We provide our exterminating services for the entire Portland Metro area including Lake Oswego, Oregon. We’ll get rid of your pests […]Read More »
  • 8 Things You Should Know About Pests In Your Home: 5-8

    8 Things You Should Know About Pests In Your Home: 5-8

    Pests can come from anywhere and at any time. It’s important to keep that in mind this summer. There are a few things that homeowners tend to forget about pests in their home. These misconceptions can lead to an unexpected infestation in your home. Here are some more of the biggest ones. 5. Pests aren’t loners […]Read More »
  • 8 Things You Should Know About Pests In Your Home: 1-4

    8 Things You Should Know About Pests In Your Home: 1-4

    Pests can come from anywhere and at any time. It’s important to keep that in mind this summer. There are a few things that homeowners tend to forget about pests in their home. These misconceptions can lead to an unexpected infestation in your home. Here are some of the biggest ones. 1. You don’t have to live […]Read More »
  • 5 Reasons Bed Bugs Are The Grossest Pests Out There.

    5 Reasons Bed Bugs Are The Grossest Pests Out There.

    Bed bugs are those nasty little critters that you find in your bed, car, and home. They cause irritating bites on your skin, and can possibly be a real problem. With summer time here, you could see a rise of them in your home. Bed Bugs are tiny irritating bugs that bite and suck your blood […]Read More »
  • Pest Maintenance Program In Estacada OR

    Pest Maintenance Program In Estacada OR

    Pest Maintenance Program Wildwoods Pest Control provides year-round protection for all kinds of pests with a preventative maintenance program in Estacada, OR. We don’t believe that a cookie-cutter approach is effective when dealing with pests in the Pacific Northwest.  Free Inspections A lot of Estacada, OR pest control companies offer a “free” inspection, but what […]Read More »
  • Sugar Ants Are Everywhere In Portland!

    Sugar Ants Are Everywhere In Portland!

    Warm weather is great for ants to come out and investigate your home looking for any bit of food in your home, and summer has started in the Northwest. That means you might get tiny little ants that smell when you squish them. These little guys are called Odorous House Ants or Sugar Ants, and […]Read More »
  • Rodent Pests In Multnomah County

    Rodent Pests In Multnomah County

    In the Northwest, we have a wide variety of small nuisance animals that like to try and squeeze their way into your home. These animals then wreak havoc in your vents, crawl space and attic, contaminating them with waste. What are some of the dangers with a mouse infestation, and how do they get into your […]Read More »
  • Free Inspections For Pest Control In Beaverton OR

    Free Inspections For Pest Control In Beaverton OR

    Free Inspections A lot of Beaverton, OR pest control companies offer a “free” inspection, but what we feel separates us from the rest is our pressure-free approach. You can call us out to your home for an inspection and feel no pressure from us. We understand that and take the opportunity on our inspections to inform our […]Read More »
  • Tips To Reduce The Number Of Spiders In Your Home

    Tips To Reduce The Number Of Spiders In Your Home

    Oregon has spiders, over 500 different species! Most of these spiders live outdoors but some of them find their way into your home. Some spiders will make themselves home in humid basements or crawlspaces while others prefer dry spaces. You’re also likely to find spiders in the upper corners of rooms, attics, and other small dark […]Read More »
  • How To Get Rid Of A Flea Infestation In Your Home

    How To Get Rid Of A Flea Infestation In Your Home

    Just about everyone with a cat or dog has experienced a flea infestation at some point and it can be quite annoying. Fleas rapidly get out of hand because they reproduce very quickly which can result in an infestation. The first thing that you should do when trying to address a flea problem is to […]Read More »
  • Identify & Exterminate Hobo Spiders

    Identify & Exterminate Hobo Spiders

    Hobo spiders can be found throughout Oregon and Washington. Several spiders including the hobo spider, make funnel webs that lead into a small space such as a hole in between bricks, shrubs or other small spaces. If you are able to safely view the underside a suspicious spider in your home remember that hobo spiders […]Read More »
  • Do I Have Termites or Ants? What Is The Difference?

    Do I Have Termites or Ants? What Is The Difference?

    The sun is out and so are the pests! You may notice little insects crawling around your baseboards, cupboards, yard or maybe your noticing little piles of wood debris. If so, you have pests! Are they ants or termites? They can both have wings so it may be difficult to distinguish them from each other. […]Read More »
  • Family Owned Pest Control Serving Clackamas, Oregon

    Family Owned Pest Control Serving Clackamas, Oregon

    Locally Owned and Operated Wildwoods Pest Control is a local, family-owned pest control company serving the entire Clackamas area. By choosing to do business with us you are supporting a local business that gets it.  We understand that we are only in business because of you, our customer and we won’t forget it.  That is […]Read More »