Is Your Home “Healthy?”

We live in a beautiful region here in the Green River Valley where interior environments are just as important as the quality of our pure Pacific Northwest air. Sometimes, you need help keeping the house in good shape, and we understand that. Alpha Ecological specializes in maintaining residences here in Auburn, WA with eco-friendly pest […]

Do You Know How Many Bugs Are in Your Peanut Butter?

Just when you think the sweet delight of Halloween candy has come to an end, it’s time to celebrate more delicious fun with National Peanut Butter Lovers’ Month. Yes, November is dedicated to jelly’s favorite sandwich partner, but how well do you really know that stuff in the jar? Is it possible that exterminators here […]

Preparing Your Home for Its Winter Inspection

Winter is about to settle in on our Gateway to the Rockies, and it’s time to get your home ready for cold weather. We’ve put together a winter prep checklist that covers everything from drafty crawl spaces to rodent and pest control, so make sure that your Aurora, CO home is snug and winterized for […]

Crawl Space Restoration: What Is It and Why Do You Need to Do It?

The name doesn’t make it sound very inviting, but your home’s crawl space is an important part of its design. Just as our Puget Sound waterfront has hidden nooks and crannies, your house contains spaces that create a grid for its infrastructure. If you’re like most homeowners here in Portland, OR and think pest control […]

Creepy Crawly Halloween Party Recipes to Bug Out Your Guests

Halloween is only a little over a week away, and in Littleton, CO, that means you’ve been getting into your ghoulish side for some time. With the annual Zombie Crawl, the Pumpkin Poles and even the Goblin Give Out, there’s a lot of freaky festivity in the air. Are you ready to live up to […]

Bugs That Love Wine as much as You Do

As the weather gets colder and our cups get deeper in celebration of the upcoming holiday season, Alpha Ecological Pest Control is heading to Washington Wine Country in Prosser, WA to take a look at the bugs that bug vineyards and wineries across the state. They have all kinds of unique ways of getting rid […]

Battle of the Bugs in Mountain Home, ID

In Mountain Home, ID − home of the Mountain Home AFB − military strategies are as commonplace as the crisp uniforms worn by the men and women who serve our country. But there are much smaller armies that use complex military strategies in war, and we’re not talking about pest control experts who are called […]

Celebrate Southlake Oktoberfest with Bugs

Right down the street from Roanoke, TX is the annual Southlake Oktoberfest, where more than 75,000 people are expected to flock October 2-4. This annual celebration takes place in the heart of Southlake Town Square, and features live entertainment like local and national bands, dance groups, and of course the much-loved Wiener Dog race. There’ll […]

Prepare Your Idaho Home to Fight Off Winter Pests

Cold weather is upon us, so you want to make sure to get in a few more days of fishing at Lake Lowell. The bugs won’t be so bad this time of year, and when Nampa, Idaho temperatures drop and freeze the life out of Canyon County pests, you won’t have to worry about them […]

Put an End to Your Boxelder Invasion

Ninety years of celebrating our Harvest Festival barely registers on the radar of boxelder bug history. They’ve been a pest control problem here in Arvada, CO for longer than anyone can remember. You can’t eliminate them from the landscape, so focus your defensive strategies on preventing boxelder bugs from invading your home. From Trees to […]