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What Bug Spray Should You Use?

What Bug Spray Should You Use?

With mosquito– and tick-borne diseases on the rise, it’s more important than ever to protect yourself and your family from mosquito and tick bites, in addition to other bothersome New England bugs. Modern Pest’s Homecare Vector program can protect you from these annoying bugs on your property, but you won’t always be in your home during… Read more »

What Diseases Do New England-area Ticks Spread?

What Diseases Do New England-area Ticks Spread?

The four most common tick species found in New England are American dog ticks, Brown dog ticks, Black-legged (deer) ticks, and Lone Star ticks. The highest risk of being bitten by a tick is during spring and summer. Infestations have been on the rise over the past few years, which is a concern for pest… Read more »

Anticimex SMART Technology System Debuts in U.S.

Anticimex SMART Technology System Debuts in U.S.

The intelligent pest control system “Anticimex SMART” has been widely used in Europe, Asia, and Australia. So far, over 75,000 Smart units have been installed. Now, the high-tech system is launched in the United States, taking the pest control industry to a new era. Data-driven solutions are the new standard for pest control, enabling precise… Read more »

How to Keep Wildlife Out of Your Compost

How to Keep Wildlife Out of Your Compost

Composting is a great way to boost your garden’s yield while helping the planet. Processing organic matter like leaves and vegetable scraps into nutrient-rich compost not only reduces the need for chemical fertilizers, but it recycles matter that might otherwise end up in a landfill. Some gardeners even refer to compost as Black Gold. While… Read more »

Modern Pest Professionals Achieve Associate Certified Entomologist Status

Modern Pest Professionals Achieve Associate Certified Entomologist Status

Modern Pest Services is proud and honored to announce that Richard Sevigney, Training Specialist, and Paul Lavallee, Training Manager, have been awarded certification as Associate Certified Entomologists (A.C.E.) by the Entomological Society of America. The A.C.E. program has become the benchmark for professionalism in the pest management industry. To gain A.C.E. certification status, Sevigney and… Read more »

Are Those Winged Carpenter Ants in Your Home?

Are Those Winged Carpenter Ants in Your Home?

Swarms of winged ants flying around inside and outside of your home are not a fun way to kick off warmer weather. You want them gone, and Modern Pest can help. But what are they, and what damage are they doing to your house? Most likely, they are carpenter ants. In New England, black carpenter… Read more »

Uncovering Pests in Real Estate Inspections

Uncovering Pests in Real Estate Inspections

 “You’ve got pests.” Now What? The busy spring real estate market is in full swing. Buying a home, whether it’s your first or where you’ll retire, is an exciting time. There are so many things to think about. What will your design style be? Are you buying brand-new furniture, antiques, or taking whatever the relatives… Read more »

How Will Rodent Treatments Affect My Pets?

How Will Rodent Treatments Affect My Pets?

Your puttering around your house, open your cupboard for a mid-morning snack and find tiny black pellets lying there, near the shredded corner of your cereal box. Whoa – what?   What you don’t see are the hundreds of droplets of mouse urine scattered on your counter and capable of transmitting over 35 different diseases.… Read more »

Modern Pest Services, An Anticimex Company, Acquires All-Star Pest Services

Modern Pest Services, An Anticimex Company, Acquires All-Star Pest Services

Modern Pest Services latest acquisition expands density in Greater Boston area. Brunswick, ME – February 23, 2018 – Modern Pest Services welcomes All-Star Pest Services as the newest member of the Anticimex family. All-Star Pest Services was founded in 2004 and is a commercial provider of pest control services in Boston, Ma and the surrounding metro community.… Read more »