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Pest Library

Below are some of the most common household pests found in the greater Seattle area.

Carpenter Ants

Carpenter ants are the #1 wood-destroying pest in the Pacific Northwest.

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Stinging Insects

When most people think of bees and wasps, only a handful come to mind like bumblebees, honey bees, and yellowjackets.

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Norway Rats

Unlike roof rats, the Norway rat is more at home on ground level.

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Nuisance Wildlife

Wildlife is beautiful in its natural habitat, but becomes dangerous when it enters and nests in attics, crawlspaces and other areas of our homes.

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The House Spider is found worldwide and is common throughout the United States and Canada.

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Deer Mouse

Like the Norway & roof rat, mice are nocturnal creatures and are therefore rarely seen.

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Fleas, another bloodsucking insect, are common throughout the area. They are found outside during warmer weather.
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German Cockroach

Cockroaches, while not as common in the Pacific Northwest as in more tropical places, are still found quite frequently here.
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Little Brown Bats

Bats are iconic animals that have a long cultural association with a terror of the night.
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Nuisance Birds

Birds can be a problem for home and business owners for several reasons. Their droppings are not only unpleasant, but also unsanitary.
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Odorous Ants

More commonly known as sugar ants, odorous house ants are very small black ants.
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Indian Meal Moths

Indian meal moths prefer whole-grain materials: nuts, raisins and other dried fruit, beans, popcorn, dried corn, some dried flowers, and sometimes wicker products.
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