It’s easy to understand why so many people have a fear of spiders—they look downright frightening! The truth is that most spiders are totally harmless, and actually are more beneficial for the environment than you may be willing to accept. That said, no one wants them taking over their property, especially when more dangerous spiders are involved. At Springer Professional Home Services, we provide expert spider removal services to keep you safe year-round.
Are spiders dangerous?
Spider bite identification
Brown recluse vs. black widow spider
Spider prevention tips
When to call a spider exterminator
When do you need a professional spider exterminator?
Everyone sees a spider or two inside their property from time to time. However, seeing multiple spiders a day or countless webs may indicate a bigger problem. Springer’s spider removal experts have a process proven to help control spider populations, including some of the following steps:
- Identifying the type of spider or spiders in your property.
- Conducting thorough inspections that include the yard, attached and detached structures, driveway, and home.
- Treating spider nests outside to protect your home from spiders even during the warmer months.
- Removing webs from the outside and inside of your home.
- Sealing entry points such as cracks and crevices.
- Discreetly applying spider pest control products or bait in common spider areas.
- Creating a detailed spider removal report describing our process and providing you with prevention tips.
The importance of spider removal
House spiders are drastically different than spiders found outdoors, and it’s important to understand the difference between the two. House spiders are mostly harmless and will not bite. However, some more dangerous types of spiders live outdoors and may make their way inside—the black widow and brown recluse spider included. If either of these is seen, it’s important to call the spider exterminators at Springer.
Spider pest control & prevention
Most spiders prefer hiding in dark and undisturbed areas, and will only bite when provoked, squished, or pinched. Regular vacuuming and sweeping of windows, corners, storage areas, and basements can help control a house spider population. When cleaning out boxes or rifling through materials in dark areas, be wary of spiders. The spider exterminators at Springer can help seal your home from spiders.
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Trustworthy spider exterminators
Although most spiders are beneficial to our environment by controlling other insect populations, they aren’t exactly welcomed visitors inside homes. It can also be hard to tell when you’re dealing with a potentially harmful species. The spider removal team at Springer knows how distressing these arachnids can be, which is why we are here to help implement effective spider pest control for your property!
Spider Exterminators – Spider Removal & Control in Des Moines
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