The Powder Post Beetle

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Have you ever seen tiny pin holes in your furniture? Ones that just appear for some reason. Collecting directly under the holes you will see a very neat pile of fine sawdust powder. At first, you may wipe the sawdust away- not knowing what actually caused it, but in a couple of days you find that it has appeared again in another neat little pile. After careful inspection, you find the source which is a tiny little hole. You have a powder post beetle. Continue reading “The Powder Post Beetle”