The Asian Longhorned Beetle (ALB) has become a major concern in New England, with Gov. John Baldacci of Maine proclaiming August as Asian Longhorned Beetle Awareness Month. Considered an invasive species, the beetle poses serious threats to many types of hardwood trees. Beetle feeds on tree’s nutrients The beetle, which measures 1-1½” as an adult, is… Read more »
There has been a lot of news surrounding the invasion of bed bugs lately and pest control companies all over the U.S. are now dealing with an overload of inspection requests and treatment appointments. But what exactly are bed bugs, and how do they get inside your home?
Thermal Remediation is becoming more popular as an alternative solution to eliminate common household pests. Also called Heat Treatment, this new green technique is designed to kill pests and termites, all by using dry heat. No more tents, chemicals, or evacuation needed. Heat is elevated to a range of 120 degrees to 150 degrees inside… Read more »
Many homeowners have a terrible secret within their home–an expensive secret, which they do not even know about. Living deep within the wooden surfaces of thousands of homes, termites, living unnoticed, could be causing thousands of dollars of damage. There is nothing you can do; from Detroit to Denver, every home is at risk for a termite infestation. Check out these tips that can help you catch a termite infestation before it becomes a problem.
Modern Pest Control: Summer Mosquito Control Tips
There is a great article that was posted in the Maine Sunday Telegram this past weekend. Reports of confirmed Lyme disease cases have been pouring into the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention this year at a rate three times above normal.
The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) celebrates April as National Pest Management Month.
The Maine Restaurant & Lodging Expo is Maine’s only comprehensive, business-to-business trade show for the hospitality industry. More than 120 companies exhibit their wares to hundreds of food service and lodging industry professionals – all under one roof, all on one day.
One of the easiest and surest ways to manage mosquitoes around the home is to eliminate standing water where mosquitoes can lay eggs
Spring is in the air and what a better way to kick off the season, than at a home show!