Spiders are a very common pest found in homes in literally every part of Melbourne, FL.
In fact, spiders are found across the United States in both rural and urban areas. These eight-legged pests can create many dangers in our homes, even though there are many different species of spiders and not all of them are equally dangerous.
The fear of spiders, also known as arachnophobia, affects more than 10% of people in the United States. Of course, small insects like spiders should not be the cause of phobias. In fact, spiders can sometimes bring many benefits to the household. However, this doesn’t mean that they should be left in your home especially if you notice that their number is increasing. There are many homes in Melbourne, FL where you can find so-called daddy long legs spiders and few other similar spiders that are totally harmless. Sometimes these spiders act as pets because they are actually just a few feet from you and they are monitoring your movement. This is good because spiders feast on other insects and pests and many of these pests can create serious damage to our homes like beetles, cockroaches, and mosquitoes.
Many people are wondering whether spiders are dangerous in Melbourne FL.
There is no simple answer to this question because it depends on their species. As previously mentioned, there are some benefits of keeping spiders in your home, but there are some very dangerous species that must be eliminated right away. We will take two species as examples because they are commonly found all over Florida – the famous black widow and brown recluse spider. If a person gets bitten by any of these two spiders they will probably experience some sort of illness and skin damage. There are rare cases in which people have experienced death, but this is only possible if the damage they have caused is not treated in a timely manner. Both the black widow and the brown recluse spider usually live in warmer areas, so if you live in Melbourne, FL, you should be careful. Generally speaking, all the spiders are usually avoiding contacts with humans and they are not aggressive to people, but they are territorial creatures and they will defend their small space. So, the biggest problem arises when people get in touch with them without knowing that there are spiders around. In situations like this, spiders feel threatened and they will bite you.
By using the help of Orange Pest Control you will make sure that these dangerous (and not very dangerous) spiders are eliminated from your home. If you notice an increased number of spiders in your home, it’s better to contact professionals. We will thoroughly treat your home and will make sure these pest don’t stand a chance. We only use proven safe chemicals for your family and pets. We exterminate the bugs and give you peace of mind that your home is free of these annoying and dangerous pests. Give us a call today 321-631-1974 or click here to schedule your free home evaluation.