DATE POSTED: September 26, 2016
Chipmunks are adorable. There is no denying it. Those tiny little reddish rodents with the white and black stripe down their backs scamper to and fro across your backyard in a seemingly endless pursuit of fun. You typically don’t see a lone chipmunk because they are very social and love to frolic together. They seem to play tag and hide n’ go seek and many other joy-filled games. There…
DATE POSTED: September 22, 2016
New England homes are commonly invaded by bed bugs, carpenter ants, mosquitoes, ticks, termites, as well as wildlife pests. Keeping the nuisance pests away from your home and yard sometimes requires help from professional pest control technicians. Now, there is a new product that will not only help eliminate common insect infestations, but it will also save you money on your energy bills at…
DATE POSTED: September 16, 2016
If you're thinking that the cold temperatures of fall, and the eventual freeze of winter, will keep your Portland, Maine home safe from carpenter ants, you are only partly right. This is a pest that isn't going to take any holidays this season. If carpenter ants find the right conditions, they can stay active all winter long.
DATE POSTED: August 31, 2016
Living in Maine, fall is one of the best seasons to experience. The bright foliage on the trees, crisp mornings, cozy scarves, corn mazes, and apple picking are just a few highlights of the cooler months for Maine residents. There’s a change in weather, change in your wardrobe, but there are also some changes that may be in your home, including pests. Maine is a great state, and with the…
DATE POSTED: August 30, 2016
If you own a business in South Portland, you know how hard it can be to keep everything running right. If the business you own works with food, it is even more difficult. The last thing you need is unexpected repair costs, leaking, or flooding on top of all the other problems you're chasing down. Here are a few ways the commercial drain cleaning division of Big Blue Bug Solutions can help your…
DATE POSTED: August 25, 2016
How much damage can a carpenter bee really cause? Should you be worried? Not really, if all you have is one bee attacking your home. The problem is that you're not likely to have only one carpenter bee taking up residence.