Pest Profiles

Have you ever wondered why you see more spiders in the spring and late summer/early fall? Or if earwigs are really harmful? What about which insects are active all year-round? Below are some of the most common insects and rodents we encounter in Island, Skagit, and Whatcom County. Click on any of the pests to learn more about them.

*Note: we are continuously updating this page, so be sure to check back soon for more pest profiles!

  • Ants: carpenter ants, moisture ants, odorous house ants, pavement ants, thatching ants
  • Bees, wasps & hornets: bald faced hornets, european paper wasps, yellow jackets, bumble bees, honey bees,
  • Fleas
  • Flies: blow/bottle flies, cluster flies, fruit flies, house flies
  • Food & fabric pests: german cockroaches, oriental cockroaches, casemaking clothes moths, webbing clothes moths, cigarette beetles, drugstore beetles, flour beetles, granary weevils, indian meal moths, sawtoothed grain beetles, varied carpet beetles
  • Nuisance pests: centipedes, earwigs, millipedes, pillbugs, sowbugs, silverfish, spiders
  • Anobiid Beetles
  • Rodents: norway rats, roof rats, house mice
  • Tent caterpillars
  • Termites: dampwood termites, subterranean termites

Pest Problem? Leave it to the Professionals!

Effective pest control requires a keen understanding of the insect or rodent problem at hand, as well as the best method of treatment necessary to get rid of the problem. In some cases, self-treatment can actually multiply the problem rather than eliminate it. This is why we recommend leaving insect and rodent control to the professionals. If you’re having a problem with insects and/or rodents, give us a call today to schedule a free inspection.

For Oak Harbor call (360) 675-3235, for Bellingham call (360) 734-2670, or visit our Contact Us page for more local numbers.

Why Choose Us?

  • Family owned business, operating since 1994
  • Over 30 years of pest management experience
  • Prompt, friendly, and professional services
  • Maintenance plans that cover over 21 different pests
  • No locked-in contracts
  • Services designed with children and pets in mind
  • Eco-friendly pest solutions
  • Free inspections