Rid Red Bugs

When trying to rid your home of pest you will want to make sure that you are able to describe and identify the type of bugs that you are dealing with to best find a way to get rid of red bugs. There are various types of red bugs and there are different ways in which you will be able to get rid of them. The first step that you will need to take is to figure out which bug you are dealing with.

One of the best ways to determine the type of bug that you are dealing with is getting a good look at what you are dealing with. For those that are not comfortable with getting up close and personal with bugs you might want to take a piece of double sided tape and place it where you most frequently see them to try to catch one.

Clover Mites

Clover mites are small red bugs. You can generally see them on bricks or concrete. They will also be found on vegetation. This will mean that you might find them on your indoor plants, fruits, vegetables, and even occasionally found eating artificial plants. These pests enjoy the sun and are more drawn to areas that are able to provide sunlight and food.

Red Flour Beetle

The red flour beetle gets its name from its preference to eating flour, grains, and other type foods. You can generally find these pests in areas where you store food but do not have the food in an air tight sealed container.

Bed Bugs

Bed bugs are a little more difficult to spot and more often than not you end up finding the evidence of this pest before finding the bug itself. This red bug eats your blood so you generally find that you have bite marks on your arms or legs. You can find excrement from them generally around the folds of your mattress. These are one of the hardest pest to get rid of and you will want to call in a professional to get them out of your home.

For those that are dealing with bed bugs or other pests give us a call at (207) 650-8654. Maine Bed Bug and Pest Control is here to help you.