Pest Control Myths

Mouse Trap With Cheese - Croach Pest Control Myths

If you’re reading this blog, you probably have a few questions about pest control, and whether you should hire a pest control professional. Or, perhaps you’re just wondering if what you’ve seen in those Tom and Jerry cartoons is true. Do mice actually like cheese? We’ll answer these questions and debunk some common pest control […]

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Build a Better Mouse Trap

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“Build a better mouse trap, and the world will beat a path to your door.” This quote, commonly attributed to Ralph Waldo Emerson, is as true today as when it was originated in the late 19th century. Throughout American history, we’ve constantly searched for new ways to improve upon the lowly and simple mouse trap. In […]

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Croach Pest Control is Expanding Services into Spokane and Denver

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During the early to mid-1800s, many American pioneers began migrating to the Pacific Northwest along the Oregon Trail in search of new prospects and opportunities. In the next few weeks, Croach® will be doing the same – on a much smaller scale of course – but going in the opposite direction. Our business is growing, […]

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Interesting Facts About Houseflies: Tips for Getting Rid of Flies in your House!

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Getting rid of flies in your home is probably a priority. They are mostly a nuisance and quite obnoxious to be around. Knowing what they are generally attracted to also makes them a disgusting insect. Interesting Facts About Flies Being small in stature, houseflies usually only grow to a 1/4 of an inch long. Normally […]

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Ants Nests – How Ants Invade Your Home

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One of the most common household annoyances that homeowners come across is ants. They show up at different times every year looking for food, water and a place to call home. Ants are great scavengers, and as they are so tiny, just a crumb to us is a meal to them. They are also very […]

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Mice and Cockroaches: Most Common Household Pests

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Mice and Cockroaches in Your Home By the time you see mice and cockroaches in your home, you will have many more that you have not seen. They are not out in the open and most of them are smart enough to wait until it is dark and quiet to come out to look for […]

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Is it Better to Hire a Professional Pest Management Company to do your Pest Control?

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Professional Pest Management vs DIY Pest Control If you have ever walked into the kitchen and come across a couple of cockroaches, string of ants or other pests, then you have probably considered professional pest management. The majority of pests and critters that are in an average house will hide and go unseen most of […]

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Rats, Mice & Rodents in the House During Winter Season?

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During the year when the weather is nice, rodents don’t really seem to be a big problem. Rodents like rats and mice will tend to stay outdoors and find a cozy spot to enjoy. This means that most people don’t really worry about them in their homes. The problem in the winter is the weather […]

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How to Get Rid of Garden Tomato Pests

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How to Identify, Prevent, and Eliminate Garden Tomato Pests You may be surprised about how many insects take delight in turning your beautiful tomato plants into devastation. Learn what tomato pests are attacking or infesting your garden and what you can do about it. Common Tomato Pests Chewed stems indicate tomato cutworms. Defoliation is associated […]

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Cockroach Infestation Prevention: Signs of Roaches in Your Home and How to Get Rid of Them

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One of the most disgusting and filthy pests that homeowners will ever come into contact with is the creeping cockroach. Cockroaches are sneaky pests that can easily gain access to your home through the tiniest cracks and crevices that are found around the perimeter. Once cockroaches have gained access to your home, they immediately begin […]

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