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Most people have encountered this member of the Coccinellidae group of beetles. Ladybugs are cute enough to make you smile. However, they will become a nuisance when they invade your home. Most ladybugs range in size from half an inch to 1/32 of an inch. Their small size allows them to slip through tiny gaps and cracks around your home. Ladybugs are red or orange and they have black spots on the covers of their wings. The remaining body parts are black. Although ladybugs aren’t dangerous, you’ll still want to eliminate them. Today, researchers have identified more than 5,000 ladybug species with 450 of them being native to North America.
Reasons For Ladybugs
Ladybugs are overwintering pests so they’re going to invade your home in late fall. These pests do not being stuck outside during cold winter weather. The ladybug pest species was brought to North America during the 20th century to protect crops from aphids. Although the ladybugs were effective for this purpose, they survive winter and quickly became a problem. As their population increased, they spread and started entering residential dwellings.
Health Hazards & Ladybugs
Ladybugs are generally harmless since they do not attack humans. One species can nip your skin, but you likely won’t need to worry about this. You can also rest assured knowing that these pests do not carry or transmit parasites or diseases. Therefore, they shouldn’t pose any major health hazards. The biggest problem associated with ladybugs is that they’re a nuisance and they’ll create a mess in your home or office.
Eradicating Ladybugs In Your Home
It is wise to find a reliable, convenient way to remove the ladybugs from your home. You can try experimenting with DIY methods, but some of these techniques aren’t consistent. They may help some our of clients but not all of them. With that being said, we feel it is best to work with a qualified professional. Our company is willing to take care of the problem for you. We offer comprehensive solutions to ladybug infestations. Our techniques are reliable, safe, and affordable. Contact us to learn more about our ladybug removal services.
Handling It Yourself
Many of our clients are eager to tackle the problem without professional assistance. We understand that you want to be in control. However, we advise against using DIY methods because some of them are unsafe. Others are unreliable so you may end up wasting money. These products can help. However, we think it is best to use more reliable services that can deliver definite results. Contact us so we can use safe techniques to eradicate the ladybugs for you.
When Can The Process Begin?
Call our Akron, Ohio office to talk to someone from our company. We’ll get back to you shortly so the procedure can begin soon.
Our Exterminators Protect Our Clients
When working with us, you can sleep soundly knowing you’re going to be protected every step of the way. Our exterminators go to great lengths to provide reliable, safe solutions. We always use EPA-registered products because they give us peace of mind. We know that these products are safe for our clients. Plus, we require our highly-trained technicians to take precise steps to keep our clients safe throughout the procedure.
Preventing Ladybug Infestations
Unfortunately, clients can’t do much to keep these pests out. Therefore, you should be ready to contact our office when you first identify the problem. Call us and we’ll send someone out to your property to fix the problem before it worsens.