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How to Get Rid of Sugar Ants

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Many people find ants hoarding around spilled maple syrup or other sweet items on the counter and refer to them as ‘sugar ants.’ The nickname is appropriate, as ants are attracted to sweet food. However, the term sugar ants actually refers to a number of different species that are attracted…

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Announcing New Locations

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Pointe Pest Control is happy to announce three new service locations in Longview, Washington, Olympia, Washington, and Missoula, Montana. We now have a location in Longview, Washington at 1339 Commerce Avenue. Our pest control experts are ready to take on pests in Cowlitz County and its surrounding areas. In addition…

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Spring Cleaning on the Horizon

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The tradition of spring cleaning has been around for centuries. The Jewish people once cleaned their homes in preparation of Passover. The purpose was to clean the home of any crumbs of unleavened, and therefore non-Kosher, bread. People in the Christian faith were known to clean on ‘Clean Monday,’ the first…

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Dos and Don’ts of Pest Control

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Pests can wreak havoc in your home, destroying your food, possessions, and perhaps even the home’s actual structure. Pest control is essential to prevent this damage from occurring and to protect the health of you and your family. However, pest control must be done effectively so it eliminates the pest…

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Getting Rid Of That Rodent Smell

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Rodent infestations are unpleasant. When mice and rats share your space, they can ruin your belongings, transmit disease and even startle you as they come out of their nests to find food. It is important to eliminate the problem as soon as possible and once you do, you may think…

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Fascinating Facts About Termites

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The word ‘termite’ may strike fear in the heart of any homeowner, and for good reason. The critters cause over $5 billion in damage every year to structures, and homeowners’ insurance does not usually cover the cost. Despite the problems they cause though, termites are incredibly interesting creatures. Below are…

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