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Pest Prevention Tips for Your Business

Pest Prevention Tips for Your Business

The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has provided  prevention tips to help “pest-proof” your business and keep it safe from unwanted pests, such as flies, rodents and cockroaches:

Preventing Flea Infestations

Preventing Flea Infestations

Education and early detection are critical steps in preventing flea infestations. A flea-infested dog or cat can introduce hundreds of new flea eggs into a home each day, leading to enormous flea populations. Once a home becomes infested, control can be challenging, time-consuming and expensive.

Pest Prevention Tips for Food Facilities

Pest Prevention Tips for Food Facilities

Whether you manage a restaurant, food processing plant or grocery store, you need to be vigilant about protecting your business from pests and nuisance wildlife. Unfortunately, many people wait until a crisis occurs to deal with pest issues which can put your customers, your reputation and your bottom line at risk. A better idea is to be proactive about… Read more »

Bed Bug Products for Your Home, Business or Dorm

Bed Bug Products for Your Home, Business or Dorm

Modern Pest Services recommends several products for commercial and residential clients that can be used as part of an integrated pest management approach to help monitor and prevent bed bugs.  NightWatch Bed Bug Trap and Monitor NightWatch Bed Bug Trap and Monitor, created by Biosensory Inc., is designed as a lure and monitor to help determine… Read more »

Modern’s Top 10 Bed Bug Facts

Modern’s Top 10 Bed Bug Facts

By Elaine Gammon Bed bugs are problematic for both commercial and residential customers. If not handled properly, bed bug infestations can be a public relations nightmare for companies and businesses, resulting in a damaged reputation, lost revenue, possible litigation and, in extreme cases, closure. Homeowners and renters also face a troubling battle with bed bug… Read more »

Tis The Season To Avoid Pests

Tis The Season To Avoid Pests

By Melissa Hamel The holiday season is upon us! Like many homeowners in Maine and across New England, you’re probably decking the halls, throwing another log on the fire and baking delicious holiday treats as well as anticipating welcoming friends and family into your home to celebrate the joyous season. By following some simple tips… Read more »

12 ways to reduce house dust mites and avoid their allergens

12 ways to reduce house dust mites and avoid their allergens

This list is excerpted from an article entitled “House Dust Mites”  by Jerome Goddard taken from the April 2010 issue of PCT Magazine For the full aricle, go to: https://www.pctonline.com/PCT1004_dustmites.aspx 12 ways to reduce house dust mites and avoid their allergens Encase pillows, mattress and the box springs in zippered, allergen-impermeable, dust-proof covers. Covers that… Read more »

The Stink Bug Nightmare: Hitting Close to Home

The Stink Bug Nightmare: Hitting Close to Home

By Courtney Wadey There has been alot of news about the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB)  plaguing homes and businesses in the mid-Atlantic states this fall. Homeowners are complaining that these flying insects are invading their homes by the dozens and folks in the fruit growing industry have seen the damage that these insects can… Read more »

5 Pest Prevention Tips for Fall

5 Pest Prevention Tips for Fall

By Melissa Hamel See related article “Protect your home from fall pest problems” As the weather gets cooler in New England, insects, rodents and other nuisance and damaging pests start to look for warm places to spend their winter. And as many homeowners can attest, sometimes these pests will find their way into homes or… Read more »

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