DATE POSTED: November 30, 2018
You may be wondering if carpenter ants could still be active inside your Maine home this fall. The simple answer is yes. Carpenter ants, if established in a warm residence, can keep working and causing damage to your South Portland home all winter.
DATE POSTED: October 19, 2018
Carpenter ants are as lively as ever during the fall. It’s important to look out for the warning signs these pests leave behind.
DATE POSTED: October 15, 2018
You might be aware that termites aren’t much of a threat in Maine, but did you know that there are plenty of other wood-destroying insects that can wreak havoc in your home?
DATE POSTED: September 19, 2018
Most of us probably think that ants are just ants—they all look kind of the same, they all are a nuisance, they all live outside and are only a problem during the spring and summer. But this isn’t the case.
DATE POSTED: May 24, 2018
Here in Maine, we don’t really have to worry about termites. This is great, but it doesn’t mean we are “out of the woods.” Unfortunately, we do have carpenter ants, which are also wood-destroying pests. These ants can actually cause just as much damage as termites. The only difference is that unlike termites, carpenter ants do not feed on the wood. They use the wood to…
DATE POSTED: April 18, 2018
Sometimes in life, you think you can ignore the little things, and then those little things become big things. The check engine light is on in your car for the 10th time and you come to be familiar with it and leave it, ignoring it entirely. Sure it could be nothing, but it could also be a sign that something major is about to happen and next thing you know, what could have been a cheap part is…