DATE POSTED: March 13, 2017
Like most Mainers, residents of South Portland are looking anxiously out the window to see the last of the snow finally melt away. Some people are watching the grass for signs of green, and others are keeping an eye on the trees for the appearance of those tiny buds. There is no doubt that spring is on the way, and though it might happen here a little later than the calendar tells us, we are no…
DATE POSTED: February 28, 2017
Prevention of pests is important everywhere in the world, but if you live in South Portland, Maine, the changing seasons mean that pest pressures will be ever changing as well; but there is no need to worry. Big Blue Bug Solutions has a program for you that will meet your needs throughout the year.
DATE POSTED: February 17, 2017
The most important thing you need to know about mice is that they can spread salmonella, hantavirus, and many other diseases. They can also bite if they are cornered or feel threatened and that bite can be painful and transmit disease to its victim. They can carry parasites into your home, putting you and your family at risk for serious health problems. Mice are also capable of starting fires due…
DATE POSTED: February 16, 2017
If you're finding tiny silver bugs in your South Portland home that look like they belong in a sci-fi horror film rather than on the floor of your bathroom, you're probably wondering why these bugs are coming in. What makes your home different from all of the other homes that don't have silverfish in them? This is a valid question. Here's what those insects are looking for, and why they're coming…
DATE POSTED: February 14, 2017
One of the questions that we get asked regularly is whether or not there are bed bugs right here in our own backyard. The short answer is, “Yes”. Here in South Portland the potential for finding bed bugs in your home, hotel room, or even your dorm room is just as likely as anywhere else in the United States.
DATE POSTED: January 25, 2017
Don’t let voles destroy your South Portland yard and harm all of your expensive plants and ornamentals.