DATE POSTED: August 22, 2019
Now that we are entering the end of summer, many pests are starting to decline in numbers. This is noticeable as our Southern Maine weather is beginning to cool off as we head into fall. But, unfortunately, fleas are still spreading into South Portland homes. How are fleas being brought into your home and how can you stop them before they end up infesting your entire property?
DATE POSTED: August 20, 2019
The increase in other insect activity in the late summer and early fall can attract spiders and contribute to their increase in numbers. There are other factors that can attract spiders as well as mistakes that homeowners make that also invite spiders in. If you are suddenly plagued with a spider problem in your New England home in late summer, it’s time to call Big Blue Bug Solutions.
DATE POSTED: August 16, 2019
Our unfortunate wet spring led to just the right conditions for mosquito breeding and this summer season has been brutal. New Englanders can still take measures to reduce the impact of mosquitoes on their property in the late summer through fall. With no relief in the near future, it’s not too late to consider professional mosquito abatement from Big Blue Bug Solutions.
DATE POSTED: August 14, 2019
When you send your kids off to school again in the fall, you’re probably not thinking “I sure hope my children don’t bring bed bugs home with them today.” After all, parents have plenty of other things to think about. The unfortunate reality, however, is that your children might give bed bugs an opportunity to invade. While it is true that bed bugs are a year-round…
DATE POSTED: August 12, 2019
Many people share the opinion that summer is far too short in New England. By the time school starts back up in late August or early September, we know our hot sunny days are numbered. But we’re not the only ones who know it.
DATE POSTED: August 8, 2019
You may have heard that spring is termite season. It’s often referred to as such, so some people may assume that this is the only time of year we need to worry about termites. As nice as it would be if that were the case, it is not.