Less than 3 miles south of Olympia lies the City of Tumwater. Located along the Deschutes River, this lovely little city is filled to the brim with natural beauty and a rich history steeped in brewing and agriculture. Tumwater has attractions for people of all ages, including the Old Brewhouse and Olympic Flight Museum, Similar to other cities in Thurston County, Tumwater also has numerous trails and parks, including the beautiful Tumwater Falls Park and Pioneer Park. Tumwater’s natural beauty, while splendid, also provides plenty of conducive conditions for a number of different pests.
Many of Tumwater’s homes and businesses are built within or near its abundant greenbelts and wetlands, presenting numerous challenges for Pest Control professionals. Rats, mice, and other rodents tend to thrive in areas like Tumwater due to the high amount of food, water, and shelter provided by the surrounding natural areas. With homes and businesses being so close, encounters with these pests can be quite common.