Rats Articles

Portland Rats Are In The News Again

Portland Rats Are In The News Again

Every city has seen its fair share of rats but some cities see them more predominately than others. Last year, Portland was ranked through a study as being the 24th rattiest city out of 50 cities within the U.S. With rodent populations continuously increasing over the...

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Why Are Rodents In The Crawlspace So Common In The NW

Why Are Rodents In The Crawlspace So Common In The NW

Rodent populations have continued to increase past the city limits in suburban residences for decades. With food and water being rodents' survival staples, they have found neighborhoods outside the city limits to be just as accommodating as the inner city.  Why Are...

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How To Make The Best Use Of Your Unused Attic

How To Make The Best Use Of Your Unused Attic

Some homeowners have never even stepped foot into their attic while others generally use it as another storage space. Whatever the case may be, attics are a great space to maximize in your home and we have some ideas on how you can make the best use of your unused...

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Are Rats Bad For The Environment

Are Rats Bad For The Environment

Rats are pests that homeowners, renters, landlords, and restaurant owners do not want to deal with. They are a nuisance that can be devastating to business sales and the property's actual structure. Rats breed quickly and carry a variety of diseases that are harmful...

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What Is The Situation With The Portland Rat Problem

What Is The Situation With The Portland Rat Problem

Rats are always a problem in big cities. Due to never-ending food sources from restaurants, public trash, and litter along with the unfortunate homeless camps in Portland; rats have a smorgasbord of food options to choose from. A rat’s main objective is to eat which...

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Are Sewer Rats A Problem In Portland Oregon

Are Sewer Rats A Problem In Portland Oregon

Most people are aware that if you live in the city your odds of coming across a rat are high. City areas are infamous for rats dwelling in sewers, lurking around trash bins and scavenging for scraps in dark alleys. It's not a pleasant thought which is why most people...

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Top 5 Businesses Likely To Have A Rat Infestation

Top 5 Businesses Likely To Have A Rat Infestation

The Retail Business You may be thinking that unless there is food, a business should not have to worry about any kind of rodent infestation but unfortunately, that couldn’t be far further from the truth. Rodents are opportunistic scavengers who just like us, desire to...

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How Rat Poison Can Lead To A Fly Infestation

How Rat Poison Can Lead To A Fly Infestation

It makes sense that if you have a rat issue you would treat it with rat poison but what you may not know is that decision can turn into an even bigger issue. Knowing that rats often come in numbers, one may want to think twice about killing them with rat poison as you...

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