DATE POSTED: January 10, 2020
With such unfavorable conditions outside, it can seem a little curious to find ants indoors. Where are they coming from? How are they able to survive the bitter cold outside? Is there something we don’t know? You might be shocked when you hear the answer to these questions.
DATE POSTED: October 16, 2019
The ants go marching two by two – straight into your home!
DATE POSTED: July 31, 2019
With the arrival of summer comes the arrival of ant season. If ants stayed outside where they belong, they wouldn’t cause us much trouble. Unfortunately, ants have a way of getting into our homes and causing all kinds of problems. If you end up with ants in your Worcester kitchen, it helps to know what kind they are so that you can understand what you’re dealing with.
DATE POSTED: June 21, 2019
Most species of ants eat a lot of food in the autumn to carry them over through hibernation in the winter. Now it’s summer and here come the ants again: carpenter ants, odorous house ants, pavement ants, pharaoh ants and thief ants. They’re at their peak this time of year in Maine, invading South Portland homes and properties.
DATE POSTED: April 25, 2019
One nice thing about living in Maine is that we don’t have to deal with a lot of the pests that are found in other parts of the world. One pest we do have in common with other areas is ants.
DATE POSTED: March 19, 2019
While we all know that ants in the New England area are most active in the summer, that doesn’t mean we can’t start taking steps now to control them. Being proactive with pest control rather than reactive is usually more effective and helps to prevent other problems.