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Protect Pest Services, a locally-owned, independent pest control company provides Maine neighborhoods and businesses with pest-free living and peace of mind.

Pest Protection for Homeowners

Residential Pest Services:
All-Season Protection From Maine’s Home Invaders

Silverfish, beetles, mice, rats, carpenter ants, fleas, ticks and other seasonal and year-round invaders that are common to Maine residents can cause illness, allergy and do damage to property. But safe pest treatment and prevention is possible for all area homeowners.

Pest Protection for Business Owners

Commercial Pest Services: Comprehensive Protection for Maine Businesses

Whether a business’s concern is waterfront rodents, office silverfish invasions, or food-attracted pests at a restaurant, delivery business or health care facility, Protect Pest Services protects your employees and patrons from risk and embarrassment.

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Facts About Common Maine Pests

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Carpenter Ants

Carpenter Ants: Carpenter ants infestation is indicated by presence of ants, ant trails,...

Small Ants

Small Ants: Small ants like to nest under large stones, slabs, and driveways. Can forage...

Carpenter Bees

Carpenter Bees: Carpenter Bees are large (about 1”) non-social bee that hollows out wood...

Yellow Jackets

Yellow Jackets: Yellow Jackets are small social insect (about ½”) yellow and black in...

Bald-faced Hornets

Bald-faced Hornets: They are large social insect (about ¾”) white and black in color....

Paper Wasps

Paper Wasps: Paper Wasps will hang their nests in attics, under decks and door frames. A...

The House Mouse

The House Mouse: The House Mouse can carry many transmittable diseases. Prefer dark...

The Norway Rat

The Norway Rat: The Norway rat is the largest of the commensal rodents. It carries many...

Spiders

Spiders: Spiders are not insects they are arachnids. There are many species. Over 3000...

German Cockroach

German Cockroach: German cockroaches are the most common of all cockroaches. Female will...

Wood Cockroach

Wood Cockroach: Often confused with the German cockroach. Lives outdoors and cannot...

Fleas

Fleas: Fleas can transmit diseases such as plague and murine typhus. Under right...

Bed Bugs

Bed Bugs: Females lay up to 12 eggs per day with over 500 in their lifetime. Egg to...

Meal Moths

Meal Moths: There are three species of meal moths in the U.S. Will be brought into...

Flour and Grain Beetles

Flour and Grain Beetles: There are about 8 different species of Flour and Grain Beetles...

Crickets

Crickets: When weather turns cold they will enter structures for warmth. Are most active...

Silverfish

Silverfish: Silverfish can be found any place in a structure from basement to attic....

Carpet Beetles

Carpet Beetles: There are 5 different types of carpet beetles in New England. They can...

Powder Post Beetles

Powder Post Beetles: Powder Post Beetles will only infest hardwood lumber such as oak,...

Old House Borers

Old House Borers: Old House Borers will only infest softwood lumber, primarily pine....

Death Watch Beetles

Death Watch Beetles: Death Watch Beetles will infest both hardwood and softwood...