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Spiders & Arthropods
Spiders and arthropods belong to the Araneae orders. Both are the same. Spiders are unique pests that will be sure to frighten most consumers. Spiders can have as many as eight eyes, and all of them have eight legs. Their fangs allow them to bite and inject venom into their victims. The world is home to more than 40,000 known species of spiders, but not all of them are located in San Francisco. Most locals understand that spiders are dangerous because a spider bite could be deadly.
Spiders build webs by extruding silk from their bodies. Once they’ve done this, they’ll be able to use their webs to trap prey. As a result, spiders are deadly and can easily take down other spiders and insects. However, some of the biggest spider species can kill larger prey, including lizards and birds. Although many spiders live alone, some do not. They may reside in communal websites with thousands of other spiders. When spiders reside in protected environments, they can survive up to 25 years or longer, but they rarely live this long in the wild.
Female spiders are larger than male spiders. If you’ve found a spider in your home, there is a good chance you’re dealing with a male spider because they enter homes when searching for female mates. Males have longer mouthparts, so they’re easier to identify.
Dangers Linked To Spider Infestations
Most San Francisco residents are worried that spiders are incredibly dangerous. They’re worried that every spider bite is going to lead to hospitalization or even death. Some spider bites are indeed dangerous, but you shouldn’t let spiders ruin your life. Most spider bites are not dangerous. Most are harmless, so you likely won’t experience any severe symptoms after experiencing a spider bite. Still, all spider bites are painful and unpleasant. If you experience adverse symptoms, get medical assistance immediately.
Why Spiders Have Entered Your Home
Why are spiders attracted to your home? Ultimately, there are numerous reasons they’ve entered your home. In some cases, it is a male spider searching for a female mate. In other cases, the spiders might be hunting for food or water.
Should You Call An Exterminator To Eliminate Spiders?
Will you need to call an exterminator to deal with the spider infestation in your home? Unfortunately, getting rid of spiders in your home often requires focusing on the spider population around your home. If you have a lot of spiders around your home, they’re likely going to enter your home at some point. By reducing the spider population outside, you can likely stop them and prevent them from entering. Also, don’t forget to deal with all cracks, crevices, holes, and gaps on your home’s exterior walls. Do this and spiders won’t find a way to enter.
Even if you take these steps, you may experience a spider infestation. If this happens, you need to contact us so we can fix the problem. Don’t do it on your own because doing so could be risky.
How Safe Are Your Spider Exterminations?
If you’re worried about protecting your loved ones, we’re here to help. We understand that some San Francisco exterminators use unsafe treatments to deal with spiders and other household pests. While we want to get rid of the spiders promptly, we would never do anything that would put you or your loved ones at risk, but we’re going to work diligently to guarantee that you’re protected during each phase of the extermination. Our exterminators use EPA-registered chemicals and materials to eliminate dangerous spiders from our clients’ homes.
Plus, we’ve trained our exterminators while placing great emphasis on the client’s safety.
When Can It Begin?
Call our San Francisco office and schedule an appointment with us today. Typically, a company representative should contact you in 24 to 48 hours.
Stopping Spiders From Invading Your Home
Can you stop spiders from entering your home? Although you can keep some out, you may still experience a spider infestation in the future. Unfortunately, spiders may still crawl into your home at some point. Still, you’ll want to seal all potential entry points around your home. Block the spider’s entry points and they’ll have to stay outside. Take steps to keep your yard clean and tidy, so spiders don’t have a place to build webs outside.
Worried About Brown Recluse Spider?
Are you worried about brown recluse spiders turning your life upside down? You’re not the only one. Unfortunately, brown recluse spiders are very dangerous. One bite from a brown recluse spider could lead to a life-threatening event. Although these spiders are dangerous, they’re not as common as you might believe. Below, you’ll learn more about the risks of brown recluse spiders in San Francisco.
- San Francisco is not a common home for brown recluse spiders.
- These spiders can travel from other areas via shipping containers and boxers.
- These spiders are hardy enough to live almost anywhere. They will survive in San Francisco if they make it there.
- Few people have ever located brown recluse spiders outside in San Francisco.
- Although they’re dangerous, these spiders are timid. As a result, they’ll try to avoid you.
- Exterminators can help you eliminate the entire spider colony on your home. They can deal with brown recluse spiders too.