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Are you worried about spiders invading your home? You should be. Unfortunately, spiders are incredibly dangerous since they can bite and inject venom. If you’re dealing with a spider infestation, you need to take steps to fix the problem swiftly. Otherwise, you’re going to put yourself and your loved ones at risk. Our team is ready to help. We offer comprehensive spider services so we can help detect and eliminate the problem. When you work with us, you can rest assured knowing the problem is going to be dealt with before you know it.
Around the world, there are 40,000 unique spider species and all of them are problematic. There could be more. However, rest assured knowing not all of them are found in our area. Spiders can inject venom into their victims and build webs by extruding silk from their bellies. They build webs that are used to trap insects and prey. Once insects are trapped, the spiders will move in and kill them. Most spiders in our area kill insects and other spiders. However, some of the larger species can kill birds and lizards. Thankfully, you’re not going to encounter these spiders in Atlanta.
On average, spiders can live up to 25 years when kept in protected environments. When they’re living in the wild, they’ll die within a few years. You can determine the gender of the spider by looking at its size. Female spiders are larger when they reach adulthood. Male spiders are smaller but they have bigger palps. Although you can find female spiders in homes, male spiders are more common. They often enter homes when searching for female mates.
You’re likely worried about the dangers associated with spiders because they often bite people. Many Atlanta residents have heard horror stories about spiders biting people and making them ill. Well, you should know that spiders aren’t as dangerous as you might believe. Although they can bite, they do not bite often. As long as you stay away from them and keep your hands to yourself, you shouldn’t get hurt. However, there is always a risk that you’re going to get stung.
If this happens, you might get injected with venom. With that being said, it is a good idea to carefully monitor the bite wound and your condition. If you notice anything out of the ordinary, you’ll need to get medical assistance.
Reasons Spiders Invade Homes
In general, spiders invade homes because they’re searching for food sources. When spiders decide that your home is a good place to find insects, they’ll invade. Spiders are looking for moist, dark spots in your home because they’ll find insects here. In general, spiders enter homes for this reason. However, there is a chance that a male spider is going to enter your home while searching for a female mate.
Calling An Exterminator To Get Rid Of The Spiders In Your Home
It is wise to deal with a spider infestation swiftly. Otherwise, they’re not going to leave your home. Allowing them to stay in your home is going to lead to higher risks. With that being said, you need to take steps to eliminate spiders as quickly as possible. If you wish to fix the problem on your own, you should start by cleaning your yard. You’ll need to remove rock piles, woodpiles, and other debris outside. Take care of this so spiders cannot find places to build nests around your home. Once you’ve done this, you’ll need to take care of nests around your home.
Go ahead and tear them down. Once you’ve done that, the spiders will need to find new places to build webs. If you’re lucky, they’ll leave your property.
Our company is eager to provide you and your loved ones with safe spider treatments. We’re going to do everything we can to fix the problem. Plus, we’ll work diligently to keep you safe. You need to focus on finding a company that can eliminate the infestation quickly and conveniently. Plus, you need someone to keep you safe. We’re here to help. Our technicians are trained thoroughly to provide our clients with safe, reliable methods. We can take care of the problem without exposing you and your loved ones to dangerous methods. We use EPA-registered products to ensure that you’re going to be protected every step of the way.
When Can You Start?
Preventing Spider Issues
Unfortunately, it is hard to stop spiders from entering your home. They’re tricky to handle because they’re dangerous. With that being said, you need to find a way to defend your home from these pests. Again, it is a good idea to start working outside. You’ll need to eliminate potential nesting spots around your property. Get rid of woodpiles, rocks, and other debris. Keep your yard clean and tidy so spiders cannot find places to build nests on your property. Once you’ve done that, they’ll likely have to leave your property and go elsewhere to build nests. You’ll also want to call us so we can put together a plan to get rid of the spiders and keep them from returning.
Concerns About Brown Recluse Spiders
Atlanta residents are likely worried about running into brown recluse spiders at some point. It is natural to think this way because brown recluse spiders are dangerous. These spiders can inject their victims with deadly venom. As a result, you’re likely concerned that these spiders are going to invade your home and hurt someone. Don’t worry too much because these spiders aren’t common in our area.
- These spiders aren’t found in our area often
- They tend to reach other areas by traveling in shipping containers
- They’re hardy so they can survive anywhere
- Brown recluse spiders have not been found living outside in Atlanta
- They can live in homes with children and pets without harming anyone
- Brown recluse spiders are more timid than aggressive
- It is not common for brown recluse spiders to move from one dwelling to another
- Certain products can kill brown recluse spiders
- It might not be a brown recluse spider. Instead, it could be a funnel weaver spider.
- You can’t be afraid of spiders but you shouldn’t let your fear ruin your life.