Blog
08-14-13
Dr Imma Bugg is quickly taking over at Paratex showing off her friendly green image with her little smile as she helps businesses and homeowners stay pest free in the Pacific Northwest. Wave to Imma i...
08-10-13
......but, when I do, I prefer PARATEX....THE ULTIMATE WEAPON AGAINST PESTS! Stay watchful, my friends.
08-09-13
Dr Imma Bugg has been taking over as the new symbol of Paratex. Many years ago "Doc Kilzum" was used. It was a take off of Uncle Sam, which was very popular during the Second World War. His motto was ...
08-09-13
Among the items we routinely fumigate - used clothing bound for foreign countries in Eastern Europe and South America. Some involves relief goods for charity and some is for commercial purpose. These ...
08-07-13
We had our first request to control bugs from a marijuana grower today. With plants comes pests. It's just part of nature. His problem was spider mites. Other growers report being bothered with ants (...
08-02-13
The wolf spider should be considered our friend, as they are beneficial pests that munch on crickets, cockroaches and various flying insects. When a wolf spider bites a human, usually the damage is mi...
07-27-13
Had a chance to visit friends at the Ballard Rotary this week. They meet at Anthony's at Shilshole. The lunch was ling cod - and, delicious! The Ballard Rotary Club dates back to the mid-40's in Seatt...
07-23-13
Yellow jacket stings pose significant health threats to humans. They are territorial and will sting if their nest is threatened. They can sting repeatedly and can cause an allergic reaction. Every yea...
07-03-13
Paratex has sponsored and a major distributor has awarded a grant to a major charity for the application of a new Green Bed Bug Eliminator and Preventer. While Paratex is one of the few companies in t...
07-01-13
A man recently set his house on fire in New Jersey while using heat to kill bed bugs. He was using a space heater, a hair dryer, and a heat gun. Heat will kill bed bugs and some companies will heat yo...