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The boxelder bug is an overwintering pest that regularly enters residences in our area. These small black insects have red marks on their flat wings. In general, they’ll grow up to half an inch in length. Although they can feed on others, they primarily feed on boxelder trees.
Why Boxelder Bugs?
Boxelder bugs are members of the overwintering pest category. Therefore, these pests may try to enter your home in late fall. They’ll do this to stay out of the cold weather. Once they’ve settled into your home, they’re going to stay there until the temperatures rise. They’re small enough to slip through the smallest holes so they’ll find a way in regardless.
Are Boxelder Bugs Hazardous To Your Health?
Boxelder bugs will drive you crazy, but they won’t make you sick. These residential pests do not pose any risks to your health or home.
Effective Ways To Eliminate Box Elder Bugs
Be sure to find an effective solution to this problem. Otherwise, the box elder bugs in your home will remain until spring. Suffice to say, it won’t be easy to get rid of them. If you try it on your own, you likely won’t achieve your goals. Let our technicians fix the problem for you. Call our office and we’ll send our techs out right away.
DIY Methods For The Boxelder Bug
You will likely think about experimenting with DIY methods for boxelder bugs. Although some of these methods can eliminate some boxelder bugs, the methods likely aren’t going to deliver satisfactory results. Some bugs will remain. Therefore, you should stop what you’re doing and call our office. We’ll do with the pests for you while keeping you safe during each phase of the treatment procedure.
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Call us immediately. Once we’ve received your call, we’ll get back to you within 48 hours.
Our Treatments Keep You Safe
Keeping you and your loved ones safe is one of our top priorities. We’re not going to use any methods that could expose you to dangers. When you’re ready, call to learn more about the methods we use. We use EPA-approved products to protect everyone in your home.
Preventing Boxelder Bug From Sneaking Into Your Home
Block any holes and gaps on your exterior walls so these pests cannot enter through these entry points. Remember that these overwintering pests have to enter your home to survive. We’ll get rid of them for you so call us.