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Bed Bugs FAQ

Monday, June 07, 2010
What is a bed bug? Bed bugs are reddish-brown nocturnal insects, about 1/8 inch long, which feed solely on the blood of humans and animals. They normally go a few days between feedings, but can survive for up to 18 months without a meal if n ...

A Bit Of Info On Termites

Monday, May 24, 2010
What are termites? What do they do? Termites are insects, about the size of ants (though not closely related to them), which feed mostly on dead plant material, including wood. For this reason, they can cause significant damage to homes and  ...

Ants: Frequently Asked Questions

Monday, May 10, 2010
At Brasure’s, we’ve been asked a lot of questions about ants since we first started doing business in 1971. While it would take a book to list and answer all of them, here are a few of the most common ones. Which kinds of ants can I expect t ...

Clover Mites Q & A

Thursday, April 15, 2010
“Last week, I started seeing hundreds of tiny bugs on my window sills. What are they?” They arrive in great numbers in the early spring, entering homes through doors and windows, where they quickly become a nuisance. Clover mites are reddish- ...

Mouse-Proof: Keep The Rodents Out This Winter

Monday, November 23, 2009
Of Mice and Men might have been a great American work of literature, and the two go well together in the book title, but the same doesn’t apply to our homes. In this post we’ll discuss how to take preventative action by mouse-proofing your home,  ...

Termites Vs. Flying Ants: Know The Difference

Saturday, August 01, 2009
One of the most commonly misidentified pests is the flying ant, which is frequently confused with the termite. These two insects can be about the same size and color, and possess similar wings. The difference? Several hundred dollars or more, as  ...

Mosquitoes – Not Just A Nuisance!

Friday, July 10, 2009
We’ve all tried to enjoy a summer evening outside, only to be discouraged by hordes of biting mosquitoes. These pests can be a bit more difficult to effectively control than others, but the extra effort required is necessary. In addition to being ...

Ants – Common Characteristics & Control

Wednesday, July 08, 2009
Wet weather and warm days in early April mark the start of ant season on Delmarva. Whether it’s lines of foraging ants marching across your kitchen counter, or a lawn marked by anthills, these little insects often prove to be a nuisance that is b ...

Greetings From Brasure’s Pest Control – Fenwick Island DE

Wednesday, June 24, 2009
Brasure’s Pest Control – Coastal Maryland and Delaware - providing professional advice, tips and resources for pest and termite control and management, as well as occasional articles relating to mosquito control, basement and crawl space mold and ...

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