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Why Silverfish Enter Our Homes

DATE POSTED: October 18, 2017

If you've ever taken a long hard look at a silverfish, you have probably noticed that these insects look like something from another planet. It would seem more appropriate for them to be crawling on the wall of some interstellar spacecraft, rather than hanging out in your bathroom tub. So why is it these alien creatures enter our homes? Here are three of the most likely reasons.

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Are Silverfish Dangerous?

DATE POSTED: June 16, 2017

There are many different kinds of pests in the world who will invade our homes and our lives. Each comes with its own set of problems for homeowners, and some tend to be creepier than others. The silverfish seems to be a home invader that our clients in South Portland rank high on the “ick” factor scale. No doubt about it, having an infestation of silverfish can be a startling…

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Why Do I Have Silverfish In My Home?

DATE POSTED: November 14, 2016

There is a simple answer for why you're finding silverfish in your home. And, there is an answer that is far from simple. Let's start with the simple answer first. You have silverfish in your home because they were able to get in. It may seem like a silly answer at first, but the longer you look at it, the more telling it becomes. Here's what you need to know.

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Silverfish Are Terrible Houseguests

DATE POSTED: September 20, 2016

The name sounds nice, but silverfish are not a catch you can get on your line. Silverfish are menacing insects that creep into your home, and they can be very difficult to get rid of when they find food and a comfortable place to live. If you have silverfish in your home, they will cause damage to your belongings, your food, and your walls. Call Big Blue Bug Solutions to tackle your silverfish…

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Do Silverfish Bite & Other Fun Facts

DATE POSTED: March 15, 2016

You know the drill. You stumble into the kitchen in the middle of the night for a drink of water, or reach into your cupboard to pull out a baking pan and are startled by a tiny, scaly-looking, silvery little bug that scurries away seemingly at the speed of light. Silverfish are one of the strangest little bugs that you may encounter in your home. Although they look somewhat prehistoric and…

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