DATE POSTED: March 22, 2019
You might think of insulation as a way to control the temperature of your home. It helps to keep it cool in the summer and warm in the winter. Did you know that insulation can do so much more than that? Pest control insulation can keep homeowners protected as pest issues mount in the spring and summer in the South Portland area. It helps keep rodents and other pests at bay and helps you save money…
DATE POSTED: March 15, 2019
When winter comes around, the pests that are trying to evade the cold weather in South Portland become a problem. While winter pests typically invade while the weather is cold outside, they don’t always choose to leave once the weather has warmed up again, and this can be a cause for many more problems as the year progresses. Bats are among the pests that invade during the winter. When it…
DATE POSTED: March 12, 2019
Bed bugs are among the odd insect pests that are typically found in areas where people frequent. Unlike other pests, bed bugs need humans to survive at all. Bed bugs can survive both hot and cold temperatures as it is, but because of the fact that bed bugs tend to live in the areas we live, with heat or air conditioning and a controlled climate indoors, they are able to thrive and feed on our…
DATE POSTED: February 27, 2019
Rodents are a problem in South Portland, Maine, and the dangers they pose can be serious.
DATE POSTED: February 20, 2019
Did you know that spiders have a built-in antifreeze-like substance that aids them in surviving the colder months? In fact, the only thing that happens to spiders when the colder weather of winter hits is that they slow down and, eventually, if it gets cold enough, go dormant. This means that whether it is 90 degrees or zero, spiders are alive and well and are most likely searching for their…
DATE POSTED: February 19, 2019
Many insects disappear during our cold Maine winters. Stinging insects, such as hornets, die off when the temperatures drop. Mosquitoes hibernate. But what about ants?