Pointe Blog

Are Termites Dangerous to Pets?

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Termites can cause immense damage to a home. It has been estimated that they cause approximately $5 billion in damage to structures every year. Termites chew through wood, trying to get to the cellulose inside, so they can feed themselves and their colony. Termites also eat 24 hours a day….

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Complete Rat & Mice Prevention

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Rats are a very big problem in Oregon. For decades the state has tried to implement ways to help keep the rat population down but no matter what, it seems homeowners in the state continue to battle the problem. For this reason, it is critical that all homeowners in Oregon…

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Signs of a Black Widow Infestation

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Spiders are some of the most common pests that enter homes and unless their populations become quite large, they are usually harmless. Even in the United States though, there are some species of spiders that do have the potential to be quite harmful to humans. Among those, the black widow…

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Home Pest Control: Our Experts Help to Protect Your Home Against Unwanted Pests

By | Ants, Bedbugs, Rodents, Spiders, Termites, Wasps & Yellowjackets | No Comments

Your home should provide a safe haven from the outside world. The last thing you want or need is to have bugs, flying insects, rodents, or other creatures invade your space. At Pointe Pest Control, our home pest control experts provide fast, friendly service and use highly effective yet environmentally…

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Celebrating 15 Years!

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We are proud to announce that Pointe Pest Control is celebrating 15-years since it first opened in Spokane, in 2006. We have grown to 40 locations throughout Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and most recently, Montana. We plan to continue expanding to new communities and regions. It’s an honor to provide full-time…

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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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