DATE POSTED: April 24, 2020
Have you wished in your heart of hearts that someone, somewhere in the world, would put everything you need to know about powderpost beetles in one convenient location? If so, we have some good news for you. You found it! If you have concerns about powderpost beetles damaging your Portland home, this is the resource for you. Here's what you need to know.
DATE POSTED: April 17, 2020
When little red bugs invade your home by the thousands, it can have you wondering what on earth is going on. Those little red bugs are called clover mites, and there are a few things you should know about them. Here are 4 things every Milford resident should know about clover mites.
DATE POSTED: April 6, 2020
If paper wasps overwintered in your home last year, this is the time when they will come out of hiding and start looking for a place to build a nest. Here are a few things you should know about spring paper wasps and the nests they make.
DATE POSTED: January 23, 2020
There are many ways bugs and wildlife can be an issue in South Portland and in Southern Maine. We have pests that get into our garbage and spread it all over our yards. We have pests that build nests on the rooflines of our properties and sting us when we're trying to mow our lawns. We have pests that chew on the wood of our homes, and these holes make entry points for all the other pests that…
DATE POSTED: January 15, 2020
Can you pick out a millipede or a centipede in a line-up of bugs? They are common pests in Providence, so we're betting you can. But while most Providence residents can recognize a millipede or a centipede, a surprising number do not know what it means when these bugs get inside. Today, we're lifting the shroud of mystery.
DATE POSTED: November 6, 2019
Are you familiar with what a silverfish is? If not, you should get to know this little, slimy invader. A silverfish isn't much to look at but it can cause big problems, and more importantly, it could be a warning sign of bigger problems. Let's take a look.