SPIDERS

Identification

  • Length: 2 to 16 mm

    Colour: Reddish, brown, black, yellowish-white

    Nesting Preference: Behind wall voids, concrete slabs, corners of ceiling, and other wall surfaces

FAQ

  • 1.

    What should I know about spiders?

    • Spiders can multiply very rapidly under favorable conditions, and disperse.

    • Spiders are beneficial, as predators they prey on other insects, acting as a natural deterrent for some insects.

  • 2.

    Health risks associated with spiders?

    • Spiders rarely bite unless harassed. 

    • There are some species of spiders that have a poisonous bite that causes pain, swelling, fever.

    • They can contaminate food particles or utensils.

  • 3.

    How do spiders impact my property?

    • Spiders when not controlled can become a nuisance and overly occupy living space.

    • They tend to string webs in corners of walls or around furniture.

  • 4.

    How can I prevent spiders from invading?

    • Ensure thorough vacuuming of your property.

    • Remove debris from dark, cool places to make conditions unsuitable for spiders.

    • Ask our licensed pest control professional for help!

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