If you have beetles attacking your property, don’t worry! Our Boca Raton pest control operators have the knowledge and experience to effectively treat your home for beetles and keep them away in the future.
All About A Beetle’s Life Cycle
Beetles go through 4 stages in life – egg, larva, pupa, and adult. How long a beetle remains in a cycle is determined its kind. Depending on the type of beetle it could mature swiftly or it could be up to 3 years before it goes into the adult stage. Swiftly developing beetles will produce many generations in a single year. Access and accessibility of food can also affect how long a beetle requires to develop.
Curious about what exactly what beetles like to eat? Mainly animal and plant products. Beetles are often very smart, when laying their eggs they make sure that their eggs are set in a place that when they hatch will have a source of food very close by. Some beetles can be destructive like the carpet beetle. The larvae of the carpet beetle will eat natural fibers, destroying plants or products made of natural fibers. Another beetle named the powder-post beetle will eat difficult wood or bamboo, causing damage to furnishings and other wood products.
There are also grain and flour beetles, these beetles choose food found in the home. If will find particular foods in a pantry that they like, and will eat the food in a short time. Outdoors, you may see June beetles, these can damage your lawn since they eat grassroots. Elm leaf beetles will destroy trees. Most beetles have their own sort of destruction that they will inflict, but there are some who do no damage, give us a call today so we can help you determine the kind beetle you have.
While some beetles can be destructive, the majority of beetles are still beneficial to your garden and environment. Ladybugs for instance will consume parasites present on your plants like mealybugs and aphids so they can be a helpful bug for gardeners. Sadly, ladybugs can become nuisances throughout the late summer season and early fall season you may find ladybugs invading your home. Ladybugs look for shelter during the cold months and end up ending up being hassle bugs for homeowners.
Call Now And Get A FREE Inspection Today!
If you’re ready to get relief from the beetles in your home then you should call our expert Boca Raton exterminators. We can help you figure out the type of beetle you have in order to carry out the appropriate treatment option and free your house of unwanted beetles. Just get in touch with us at (424) 219-7800 and get free a quote, inquire about the treatment we make use of, or schedule an inspection!