Do You Need Pest Control in the Winter?

We have many people ask if pest control is even needed in the winter. The answer is Yes!  In the winter pesky-pests come in where it’s warm and where there’s a food source.  The worst problems are mice and ants (which are also covered under your quarterly program) but...

PestWorld 2019

We had the pleasure of attending PestWorld 2019 in October. This was the second consecutive year that Barrier Pest Control has attended PestWorld—the name for the National Pest Management Associations’(NPMA) annual convention. We were honored to be one of the few...

Winter Treatments

  It’s inevitable… temperatures around the Treasure Valley and surrounding areas have started to plummet. For most people, colder weather means hoodies, blankets and football games. For those of us in the pest control business, we realize there is a different,...

That Woman Who Swallowed The Fly

  There was an old woman who swallowed a fly.  I don’t know why she swallowed a fly.  Perhaps she should have had a fly treatment from Barrier Pest Control! In my childhood imagination the lady swallowed the fly (thinking it was a raisin) and then panicked,...

No, We Can’t Get Rid of Your Pesky Mother in Law

I’ve had calls asking if we take care of pesky mothers-in-law and mouthy teenagers.  We’re not there yet—We offer a different type of pest control.  But we take care of many other pests that will make your life easier!  If you’re on our guaranteed Quarterly Pest...