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Meet Your Port Orchard Technician
Meet Your Port Orchard Technician

We are excited to introduce Neil as our technician highlight this month! Less than two years ago Neil owned a gym in Montana where he enjoyed using his nutritionist background as a personal trainer. COVID-19 affected all of us in many different ways and spurred Neil to sell his gyms and move to...

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Voodoo Doughnuts
Voodoo Doughnuts

What could be more iconic to Portland than Voodoo Doughnuts? This unique doughnut shop often has a line that stretches far beyond their entrance. Don’t expect to arrive there at 10am and leave within 10 minutes if you didn’t order ahead of time! What makes Voodoo Doughnuts so popular? The Back...

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How Did Mice Get Inside My Home?
How Did Mice Get Inside My Home?

There is nothing more disheartening than noticing a mouse run across your pantry floor. If you’re anything like me, that’s the point when you take everything off of the shelves and clean it or throw it away! Mice are elusive, quick and sneaky. Unfortunately, during the Fall and Winter months...

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Box Elder Bugs – They’re Everywhere!
Box Elder Bugs – They’re Everywhere!

These bugs are iconic for their red markings along their back and sides. Sometimes mistaken for stink bugs, these pests can often emit a foul stench when they feel threatened. What’s with Their Name?! Box elder bugs are attracted to box elder and maple trees, feeding on their seeds. Box elder...

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Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge
Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge

The longer name is The Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge. This refuge is the perfect outdoor getaway. Vast trails go through the estuary, providing visitors with ample opportunities to view wildlife and enjoy the serenity of Washington nature. Many visitors find that wildlife is...

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Lattin’s Country Cider Mill & Farm
Lattin’s Country Cider Mill & Farm

Lattin’s Country Cider Mill & Farm provides not only delicious products but is a destination for locals, especially in the Fall! Enjoy a variety of fresh, homemade pastries, syrups, jams and of course cider! If you have children they are sure to love all the animals and activities offered...

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Hands On Children’s Museum
Hands On Children’s Museum

Need some kid-friendly time outside of the house? Hands-on Children’s Museum is sure to make for a fun day with your little ones and will hopefully tire them out! This partially indoor-outdoor museum provides a variety of exhibits and engaging activities for children. Maybe it’s challenging...

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Gresham Farmers Market
Gresham Farmers Market

If you are in Gresham on a Saturday in May through October visiting the local Farmers Market is a must! This market offers a variety of handmade items, and homegrown produce. You’re sure to enjoy meeting the farmers and artists during your visit! What foods are typically available? That depends...

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Tips and Tricks to Minimize Slugs
Tips and Tricks to Minimize Slugs

It wasn’t until I lived outside of the Pacific Northwest for a time that I realized how common slugs are in Washington and Oregon. Banana Slugs, Gray Garden Slugs and European Slugs are all commonly seen in the Pacific Northwest. These nocturnal pests can wreak havoc on gardens and result in a...

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Facts about Earwigs
Facts about Earwigs

Introduction Iconic for a pincher at the end of their abdomen, earwigs are a well known pest that can commonly be found in homes, and outside. Although “ear” is in their name, they won’t end up in your ear any more frequently than other tiny creatures might. Are they harmful? The short answer to...

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Nicholas Restaurant
Nicholas Restaurant

Who doesn’t love a good restaurant that is unique to an area?! If you are a foodie and love trying unique and exotic foods, Nicholas on Main Street in Gresham will not let you down! This Lebanese and Mediterranean restaurant offers a variety of dining options. Everything from savory appetizers...

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Max Roc Paragliding
Max Roc Paragliding

Looking for something fun, unique and exciting to do in the Gresham area? Why not try paragliding?! This exciting, bucket list experience is available at Max Roc Paragliding. Although they offer gliding experiences in a variety of locations in Oregon and Washington, their home base is in...

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Technician Spotlight Northern, WA – Robert Gallardo
Technician Spotlight Northern, WA – Robert Gallardo

Here at Insight we rely on our amazing team of technicians to meet customer needs! We want you to get to know some of our specialists who go from home to home applying our products and addressing specific customer concerns. This month’s tech highlight is Robert Gallardo. He services areas in...

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What’s the Deal with Wolf Spiders?
What’s the Deal with Wolf Spiders?

Why are we fascinated, yet terrified of spiders? They move quickly, have many eyes and create beautiful and intricate webs. Little children seem to either run from them screaming or enjoy capturing them and try to convince mom to let them have a new “pet.” During Halloween, plastic rings and...

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Meet Your Seattle Exterminator – Nick
Meet Your Seattle Exterminator – Nick

We want to introduce you to the technicians that service homes near you! Nick is the technician that services many homes in the Seattle area. Nick started working with Insight Pest Control after hearing about the company from a friend. He has over eleven years of experience treating homes for...

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University of Oregon
University of Oregon

Home to about 22,000 students, the University of Oregon spices up the lives of local residents in Eugene! This town is absolutely packed with die-hard U of O fans and their energy can be contagious. If you are in the area and need something to do, make sure to tour the campus and visit the

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Hendricks Park
Hendricks Park

Hendricks Park is the perfect destination for individuals who love the outdoors! This massive city park is over 70 acres, complete with gardens, hiking and running trails, as well as wildlife scattered throughout the park. Whether you live in Eugene or are passing through, this park is the...

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Cascades Raptor Center
Cascades Raptor Center

The Cascades Raptor Center is sure to be a favorite destination for animal lovers! This rehabilitation center is home to 38 birds from various species. Each bird has its own unique story, personality and preferences. This impressive center offers both virtual and in-person experiences that are...

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Minto-Brown Island Park
Minto-Brown Island Park

Looking for a great way to get out and experience nature while in Salem Oregon? Do not miss the opportunity to check out Minto-Brown Island Park and walk through this beautifully preserved natural area. About Minto-Brown Island Park Sitting at a massive 1200 acres, Minto-Brown Island Park is the...

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Deepwood Museum and Gardens
Deepwood Museum and Gardens

Salem Oregon is home to the Deepwood Museum and Gardens, a historic house and property made into a museum and preserved for all to experience. Here is a little more information about this beautiful place: About Deepwood Museum and Gardens The Deepwood Museum and Gardens was originally a home...

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Why Wasps Keep Coming Back
Why Wasps Keep Coming Back

Dealing with wasps on your own can feel daunting and never-ending. We want to protect bees, as they are beneficial and even necessary for the environment. However, wasps don’t share the same environmental duty as bees and can be annoying pests that have got to go when they are in your living...

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Technician Spotlight Salem, OR- Matthew Hawes
Technician Spotlight Salem, OR- Matthew Hawes

Meet Our Salem Exterminator- Matthew We want you to get to know the technicians that service homes in your area. Matthew Hawes is one of the technicians that services many of the homes in the Salem Oregon area. Matthew will have been a technician with Insight Pest Control for 8 years this June...

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Imagine Children’s Museum
Imagine Children’s Museum

Imagine Children’s Museum Are you visiting Everett Washington? Maybe you are a community member? Whether you live here or are visiting, if you have children there is one place you need to go: Imagine Children’s Museum. Located in downtown Everett, Imagine Children’s Museum provides...

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Museum of Glass
Museum of Glass

The Museum of Glass About Looking for a creative and inventive place to visit while in Tacoma Washington? Or are you a local to Tacoma, searching for something to do this weekend? Whoever you are, a great opportunity that awaits you in Tacoma is the Museum of Glass.   The Museum of Glass is...

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Children’s Museum of Tacoma
Children’s Museum of Tacoma

Introduction The Children’s Museum of Tacoma is a place for children to explore creativity, discover and learn how things work, and enjoy playing with intriguing things. The museum is located on Pacific Avenue in Tacoma Washington. The purpose of this non-profit organization is to honor the...

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Cheney Stadium
Cheney Stadium

About Cheney Stadium Cheney Stadium is a Minor League Baseball stadium in the city of Tacoma, Washington. The stadium is home to the Tripe-A Minor League Baseball team the Tacoma Rainiers, as well as housing the professional soccer clubs,the Tacoma Defiance of the USL Championship and OL Reign...

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Washington State Fair- Puyallup Fairgrounds
Washington State Fair- Puyallup Fairgrounds

The Washington State Fair is the main event drawing people from across the state to the City of Puyallup WA. Basically the entire month of September is dedicated to the fair in Puyallup. This fair is one of the largest in the United States. History The first Puyallup Fair was in October 1900...

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Meeker Mansion
Meeker Mansion

Meeker Mansion in Puyallup Washington is a historical staple of the community. The mansion was built in 1890 and still stands in Puyallup as a museum and home of the Puyallup Historical Society. Historical Timeline Meeker Mansion has a long and interesting history, filled with change of...

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Bradley Lake Park – Puyallup
Bradley Lake Park – Puyallup

Located smack-dab in between Puyallup WA and South Hill WA, Bradley Lake Park provides citizens of both cities with a lovely park, walking trail, and lake. Bradley Lake and the associated Park are owned by the City of Puyallup. About Bradley Lake Park Bradley Lake Park is a large 59-acres, 12 of...

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The USS Turner Joy
The USS Turner Joy

While in Bremerton Washington, take a stroll down to the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and check out the USS Turner Joy Museum. The ship is full of history, from the vessel itself to the museum created inside of it. About the USS Turner – Characteristics and Details The USS Turner Joy...

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Olympic College- in progress
Olympic College- in progress

Whether you are a local to the Bremerton Washington area or are visiting from somewhere else, Olympic College is a great place to tour, attend, or visit. About Olympic College Olympic College is a two-year community college located in Bremerton Washington, with two other locations as well. The...

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Illahee Preserve
Illahee Preserve

Looking for a beautiful, natural space to go for a hike, relax, or just get out of the house? The Illahee Preserve is the perfect place to go. Located in Bremerton Washington, the preserve protects a lot of the area’s wildlife, as well as keeping the natural area from being developed. The Name...

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Kelsey Creek Farm and Park
Kelsey Creek Farm and Park

Kelsey Creek Farm and Park provide a very unique and fun ‘farm’ experience for visitors. Featuring farm animals, barns, walking trails, a children’s play area, and a picnic area, this park covers the functions of a normal park with the added bonus of educating children about farm animals and...

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Bellevue Botanical Garden
Bellevue Botanical Garden

Bellevue Washington is full of beautiful parks and outdoor areas where community members and guests can enjoy fresh air and the beauty of nature. One such place is the Bellevue Botanical Garden. About the Gardens The Bellevue Botanical Garden features 13 different gardens that provide varied...

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3 Museums/Galleries to Visit in Bellevue WA
3 Museums/Galleries to Visit in Bellevue WA

Bellevue Washington, just outside Seattle, is full of activities and opportunities for community members and visitors to learn. Some of these experiences are outdoors, like visiting the Bellevue Botanical Garden or Kelsey Creek Farm; while other activities are indoors, including many museums and...

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Mosquito Life Cycle
Mosquito Life Cycle

Mosquitoes are a pest that most people can agree are among the worst of the worst. While they aren’t as scary as spiders or cockroaches, they are the pest that spreads the most disease worldwide. Because of this, it’s not uncommon for people to ask themselves, “How long do mosquitoes live?” The...

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Technician Spotlight Federal Way, WA – Tom
Technician Spotlight Federal Way, WA – Tom

  Tom Perry – Technician In The Federal Way, Washington Area   We want you to get to know the technicians that service homes in your area. Tom Perry is one of the technicians that services many of the homes in the Federal Way Washington area. Tom has been a technician with...

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Technician Spotlight Hillsboro, OR – Coen
Technician Spotlight Hillsboro, OR – Coen

  Coen – Technician in the Hillsboro, Oregon Area   We want you to get to know the technicians that service homes in your area. Coen is the technician that services many of the homes in the Hillsboro Oregon area. Coen has worked with Insight Pest Control since December of 2020...

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The Evergreen Arboretum and Gardens
The Evergreen Arboretum and Gardens

The Evergreen Arboretum and Gardens Everett WA, much like most of western Washington, is a green and beautiful area. This beauty makes it easy to be outside and enjoy the fresh air. One of the crowning beauties of Everett is the Evergreen Arboretum and Gardens. This 3 ½ acre forest and garden...

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Schack Art Center
Schack Art Center

Schack Art Center The Schack Art Center is a great place to view a variety of art in different mediums, learn new skills through classes offered, and watch glassblowing live. The center is an admissions-free gallery located in downtown Everett, WA. History The Arts Council of Snohomish County...

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Whatcom Falls Park
Whatcom Falls Park

Whatcom Falls Park Whatcom Falls Park in Bellingham WA is a beautiful and large park full of a variety of activities and scenes to engage all visitors. From multiple waterfalls and swimming holes to picnic areas and playgrounds, there is something for everyone in Whatcom Falls Park. About...

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SPARK Museum of Electrical Invention
SPARK Museum of Electrical Invention

SPARK Museum of Electrical Invention Are you interested in the history of technology and electricity? Well if you answered yes and are in the Bellingham Washington area, the SPARK Museum of Electrical Invention is the place for you to go and learn about the history of electricity.  About SPARK...

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Sehome Hill Arboretum
Sehome Hill Arboretum

Sehome Hill Arboretum The Sehome Hill Arboretum In Bellingham Washington is unlike many arboretums because it is completely natural and almost untouched. Most arboretums are planted and curated to look a specific way and showcase a variety of different plants. The trees in the Sehome Hill...

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Do I have Moles?
Do I have Moles?

Do I have Moles? Moles can be very illusive rodents. Since they are nocturnal, they aren’t often seen. Because of that, many people don’t know what moles look like, what they do, or even if they have a mole problem on their property. This article will help you understand what a mole is...

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Why Ants Keep Coming Back
Why Ants Keep Coming Back

WHY ANTS KEEP COMING BACK Getting rid of the ants infesting your home can be a daunting task. It can seem like no matter what you do, the ants just keep coming back. Everyone needs some form of ant pest control to deal with these little home invaders. Let’s say you get rid of the

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Q&A: Facts about Rats Worth Knowing
Q&A: Facts about Rats Worth Knowing

Rats are some of the most unwelcome house guests, no one wants to encounter a rat in their home. Understanding a few things about rats will help you know if you might have these little home invaders. If you think you have rats or other rodents in your home, contact Insight Pest Control for...

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Town Square Park-Federal Way
Town Square Park-Federal Way

Introduction Town Square Park is a beautiful park at the center of Federal Way, WA. The park offers both a place for children to play and a place for community members to relax and enjoy nature. Town Square Park officially opened in the summer of 2016. Jim Ferrell was Mayor of Federal Way at the...

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Steel Lake Park
Steel Lake Park

Introduction While in Federal Way Washington, one of the greatest sights to see is Steel Lake. Steel Lake is a place for families, fishers, friends, and fun. No matter your age, you will find something to do and be able to enjoy a trip to Steel Lake Park in Federal Way. Steel Lake Park and

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Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden
Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden

Introduction If you ever find yourself in Federal Way Washington, make it a priority to visit the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden. This garden is full of beautiful rhododendrons along a walking trail, providing the chance to see stunning flowers while getting out and moving. Take a walk...

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The Seattle Museum of Flight
The Seattle Museum of Flight

About Welcome to Seattle! Whether you flew in or drove here, you will want to learn about airplanes at the Museum of Flight while in the area. The Museum of Flight is the largest non-profit, independent museum on air and space in the world, and we are lucky to have it right here in Seattle.

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Seattle: The Space Needle
Seattle: The Space Needle

About The Space Needle is an icon in Seattle. Standing at 605 ft tall and as one of the most recognizable buildings in the world, the Space Needle attracts the attention of many tourists who visit the area. The futuristic design is meant to symbolize forward-thinking, progress, and innovation...

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Pike Place Market
Pike Place Market

Introduction Pike Place Market in Seattle Washington is one of the most visited attractions in Seattle every year. If you are visiting Seattle, make sure to block out some time to explore Pike Place and try some of the famous foods found there. Pike Place Market dates all the way back to August...

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What is a Carpet Beetle and How Did It Get There?
What is a Carpet Beetle and How Did It Get There?

  What is a Carpet Beetle and How Did it Get There? When it comes to indoor pests and insects, cockroaches and rats are on the forefront of most minds. However, there is a super destructive insect that not many people are aware of; and that is the carpet beetle. Once they make their way

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How Did I Get Roaches?
How Did I Get Roaches?

Contrary to popular belief, cockroaches do not only infest filthy homes. A clean house will be less likely to have a roach problem, but even clean homes can have a cockroach problem. This article will give you a better idea of what causes roaches, how cockroaches get into your house in the first...

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Tyron Creek State Natural Area
Tyron Creek State Natural Area

Introduction Tyron Creek State Natural Area is a beautiful state park located in Portland Oregon. This area is full of greenery and thick vegetation. The most common plants you will come across in the Tyron Creek State Natural Area include Red Alder, Bigleaf Maple, Douglas-Fir, Western Redcedar...

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Leach Botanical Garden
Leach Botanical Garden

Introduction  Leach Botanical Garden in Portland, Oregon, is a charming place to visit. Its rich history is full of love for nature and enjoyment of the outdoors. People from Portland and visitors from all over the world will love the variety of experiences that visiting Leach Botanical Garden...

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St. Johns Bridge
St. Johns Bridge

Introduction  St. Johns Bridge is simply one of the most beautiful bridges in the United States. Its gothic arches, stunning green color, and decorative concrete all add to this brilliant piece of art. For many people living in Portland, Oregon, St. Johns Bridge is not only pleasing to look at...

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When Does Spider Control Become Necessary?
When Does Spider Control Become Necessary?

According to National Geographic, there are “more than 45,000 known species of spiders, found in habitats all over the world.” It has been said that around 3,000 species of spiders reside in North America. Out of all the spiders you may encounter in the United States, the only ones that are...

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How to Get Rid of Ants in Bedroom
How to Get Rid of Ants in Bedroom

Sometimes ants show up when and where we least expect it. Here are some tips on how to get rid of ants in bedroom.   Apple Cider Vinegar A natural solution that many people have used contains equal parts water and apple cider vinegar in a spray bottle. You simply spray the ant trail with...

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How to Get Rid of Spiders
How to Get Rid of Spiders

Spiders can be quite the nuisance, and that’s why we are here to help! Here are some tips on how to get rid of spiders. Seal up holes in home The main reasons spiders sneak their way into your home is through cracks and crevices left opened around your home. To prevent more spiders from

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A Day in the Life of A Route Manager – Stephen Rollins
A Day in the Life of A Route Manager – Stephen Rollins

Written by Stephen Rollins     A typical day as a route manager with Insight involves talking to a lot of people. People, who may not necessarily be excited to talk to you. We usually run into people doing everything you can imagine; working from home, cooking and sometimes they’re...

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How to Get Rid of Black Ants
How to Get Rid of Black Ants

Our Route Managers at Insight Pest Solutions mostly hear complaints about little black ants taking over their home. That is why we are giving you some tips on how to get rid of black ants in your home.   Locate points of entry The first step in getting rid of black ants in your home

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How to Kill Sugar Ants
How to Kill Sugar Ants

Sugar ants are small, but can be very bothersome. Here are some tips on how to kill sugar ants before Insight comes in and gets rid of them permanently.   Figure out entry points The reason why you sometimes find sugar ants in your home is because of the entry points they find around the...

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How to Prevent Fleas
How to Prevent Fleas

When it gets warm outside, it’s easier for your pets to carry in fleas with them or other pests. Here are some tips on how to prevent fleas, so you don’t have to worry about these pests this summer.     Keep yard flea free The number one thing you should start with when actively

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A Day in the Life of A Route Manager – Matt Suchanski
A Day in the Life of A Route Manager – Matt Suchanski

Written by Matt Suchanski     My name is Matt Suchanski. I’m the guy you might see walking around the neighborhood every now and then talking about the bugs and how we can take care of them for you while we’re in the neighborhood.   My days are all pretty similar, I wake up, make...

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4 Most Common Wasps in the PNW
4 Most Common Wasps in the PNW

Wasps are definitely a nuisance in the Pacific Northwest during the summer. Here are the common types of wasps in this area that you can watch out for.   Yellowjackets What they are: Yellowjackets are the most common seen species out of the four of these. They are extremely defensive when...

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4 Types of Ants You Might See in the PNW
4 Types of Ants You Might See in the PNW

Ants; the pest that you just can’t seem to shake. Here are 4 types of ants you might see in the PNW, what they look like and how to prevent them from coming in your home. Sugar Ants (Odorous House) What they look like: Female and male sugar ants look different from each other. Female

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How to Eliminate Bed Bugs
How to Eliminate Bed Bugs

Eliminating bed bugs can be really difficult and bothersome. Although the most effective way to get rid of bed bugs completely is to contact pest control professionals, here are some tips on how to eliminate bed bugs naturally that you can try. Steam cleaning Steam cleaning has been proven to...

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A Day in the Life of A Route Manager – Bryce Nichols
A Day in the Life of A Route Manager – Bryce Nichols

Written by Bryce Nichols     A typical sales day for me is bitter sweet. I’ve found that the best thing is to stay positive. However, you always run into the occasional person that is not as pleased to see you as you are to see them. In that moment for me it is make

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How to Get Rid of Flying Ants
How to Get Rid of Flying Ants

The words flying and ant should never be used in the same sentence. Unfortunately, they often are and that’s where these tips come in handy. Here are some tips on how to get rid of flying ants naturally. Natural Peppermint Spray If you take peppermint oil and mix it with water and dish...

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How to Get Rid of Fire Ants
How to Get Rid of Fire Ants

Fire ants can be quite scary to deal with, especially with their painful sting. Here are some tips on how to get rid of fire ants. Contact Insight The first crucial step to ridding your yard of fire ants would be to contact a professional pest control service like Insight Pest Solutions. This...

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A Day in the Life of A Route Manager – Matt Bertolli
A Day in the Life of A Route Manager – Matt Bertolli

Written by Matt Bertolli     Working as a Route Manager is not the easiest job in the world but it’s definitely rewarding. It’s a job that best describes the phrase work hard play hard. I can think of the two days that stand out to me most while working this job.   My best

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How to Get Rid of Moisture Ants
How to Get Rid of Moisture Ants

Living in the Pacific Northwest, moisture is definitely a legitimate concern. This then can increase the risk of moisture ants infesting your home. Here are some tips on how to get rid of moisture ants in your home. 1. Identify moist areas Most likely you will start spotting moisture ants around...

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How to Get Rid of Ants in the Kitchen
How to Get Rid of Ants in the Kitchen

Ants; the most common pest but definitely not the least annoying. There are usually a few reasons why you could be seeing them in your kitchen. These reasons include freestanding water, the time of year and the food and crumbs left out. Knowing this, here are some tips on how to get rid of ants...

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4 Fun Facts About Silverfish
4 Fun Facts About Silverfish

Silverfish are some interesting insects. Not only do they look a lot different than most, but they’re also very different in other ways as well. Here are some interesting facts about the unique insect. They are ancient Silverfish are one of the oldest insects in the world having inhabited...

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How to Get Rid of Rats and Mice
How to Get Rid of Rats and Mice

Rats and mice; a nuisance that is hard to get rid of. Here are some tips on how to get rid of rats and mice in your home. 1. Contact Insight Pest Solutions The first step you must take if you start noticing a problem with rats or mice is to call a local pest

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4 Mosquito Myths Debunked
4 Mosquito Myths Debunked

Did you know that it doesn’t matter what type of skin you have or what type of blood you have? You could still get bitten by a mosquito. Here are some common myths about mosquitoes debunked. MYTH: Mosquitoes prefer certain blood types FACT: Often people have assumed that mosquitoes like...

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Ways to Prevent Mosquito Bites this Fourth of July
Ways to Prevent Mosquito Bites this Fourth of July

Fireworks, freedom, hot dogs, soda and family. The Fourth of July is full of fun festivities. However, they aren’t so fun when you wake up the next day with your body covered in mosquito bites. Here are some ways to prevent getting bitten by this bothersome insect this Fourth of July. DEET If...

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How to Kill Termites
How to Kill Termites

Termites can ruin your home and make life way more difficult. That is why we’re here. We are here to get rid of them, so that you don’t have to deal with them. In this article, we will talk about how to kill termites, but also, what the main types of termites are and how

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How to Kill Ants Outside
How to Kill Ants Outside

You might think you don’t have ant problems until you see them outside your home. It’s important to treat the ants around the exterior of your home, so they don’t make their way into your home. Here are some tips on how to kill ants outside your home. Contact Insight for...

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How to Prevent Bed Bugs
How to Prevent Bed Bugs

Bed bugs; a nuisance that are almost impossible to get rid of. In fact, the best way to get rid of them is often to prevent them in the first place. In this article, we will go over ways on how to prevent bed bugs before they become an issue.   Check secondhand furniture Before

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How to Get Rid of Spiders
How to Get Rid of Spiders

The weather is getting warmer which means spiders will start popping up soon. Because of this, we must be prepared. The most effective way of getting rid of spiders here in the Pacific Northwest is to use a pest control company to knock them out for you. However, here are some more natural home...

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A Day in the Life of A Route Manager – Corban Lunt
A Day in the Life of A Route Manager – Corban Lunt

Written by Corban Lunt   What does a day in the life of a route manager look like? Well I pretty much have the morning to do whatever I need to do for myself then by 1 pm I head out to start knocking on doors and talking with customers.   Most days, I keep

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How to Get Rid of Ants Naturally
How to Get Rid of Ants Naturally

The ants come marching one by one, and you need to be ready for if that happens. Although at Insight we recommend our eco-friendly products to get rid of ants, there are some natural home remedies that prevent some of the ants. Here are tips on how to get rid of ants naturally. *Most of

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How to Get Rid of Mosquitoes This Summer
How to Get Rid of Mosquitoes This Summer

Sometimes it feels like summer is just one giant mosquito bite. Here are some tips on how to get rid of mosquitoes and not get bitten as much, so you can enjoy the outdoors more. 1. Eliminate areas of water around the home. If you notice any areas around your home that is collecting water,

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How to Keep Your Home Bug Free in Between Services
How to Keep Your Home Bug Free in Between Services

Using our products will get rid of all of the bugs and pests in your home. However, here are some tips you can follow so your home will completely withstand pests in between services. 1. Let us know if you see any and we will provide free re-services With Insight Pest Solutions, we come to

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How to Treat A Spider Bite at Home
How to Treat A Spider Bite at Home

It’s getting warm outside which means the spiders are coming out to play. Be prepared with this list of spider bite remedies. 1. Ice and elevate Why it helps: When you get bitten by a spider, it will most likely swell. That is where the ice comes in. Icing an area on your body will

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How to Get Rid of Mice
How to Get Rid of Mice

When you see mice in your home, the first step is to call Insight Pest Solutions in order to get professional help to keep them out. However, here are some tips on how to get rid of mice temporarily in between the time you call us and the time we get there. 1. Recognize their

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A Day in the Life of A Route Manager – Joshua Knutson
A Day in the Life of A Route Manager – Joshua Knutson

Written by Joshua Knutson   The day to day life of a route manager for Insight Pest Solutions can be very boring to be honest. Logistically if you look at it, you repeat the same phrase over and over again, deal with the same questions, and the same doors getting slammed in your face...

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How to Get Rid of Cockroaches
How to Get Rid of Cockroaches

Cockroaches can be bothersome and gross. In this article, we will talk about the different types of cockroaches you will see and how to get rid of cockroaches or help us before we can come in and exterminate them for you.   There are two types of cockroaches you are most likely to see here...

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