DATE POSTED: April 16, 2021
Some of the best pavement ant prevention steps for Milford homeowners begin with being mindful of current surroundings. Any signs of ant swarmers, nesting sites, or feeding lines should be enough to clue you in to potential problems. If pests do becoming too difficult to handle, moving immediately to a professional pest control agency will be your best option. However, if you have so far remained…
DATE POSTED: August 4, 2020
However, all can spread disease because they can carry germs on their bodies. When they come in contact with surfaces and food, they can contaminate them. This is a huge threat to human health, especially since ants reproduce at a rapid rate.
DATE POSTED: June 17, 2020
You can probably tell an ant from a spider or a fly, but can you tell them apart from one another. In America alone, there are nearly 1,000 species of ants. Some are dangerous, others are destructive, but all are a nuisance when inside homes. As hard as it can be to tell ants apart, we are here to help.
DATE POSTED: May 27, 2020
Don’t look now, but these ants aren’t just marching two by two – they're arriving in the tens of thousands in your southern Maine backyard! Ants of all shapes and sizes will be waking out of hibernation this spring season, bringing a host of troubles for home and business owners. Here in the southern Maine area, there are at least seven different types of ants that will be…
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.