“Did you know you are never more than eight feet away from a spider?” This common saying isn’t exactly true, but the sentiment it conveys certainly is: spiders are seemingly everywhere. There are millions of different species of spiders, ranging in size from about the head of a pin to as large as a basketball. While many of the largest species of spiders are not found in our local area, we have more than our fair share of different types of spiders, many of which can be found on your property trying to make their home in yours.
Tired of a spider problem plaguing your home? Call Carothers Pest Control at (419) 314-3214 today.
Most people know what a spider is, but few can actually define what sets this particular type of pest apart from the rest. The defining characteristics of a spider are pretty simple. First, a spider must have eight legs. Second, spiders have the ability to spin a web, though not all do. Finally, all spiders have a distinct body shape that includes a head, thorax, and wide abdomen.
Likewise, many species of spiders have unique characteristics as well. Some spiders have bright, distinct colors or markings that set them apart. Some spiders have extremely long legs while others have shorter appendages.
At Carothers Pest Control, we offer service for all types of spiders, including, but not limited to: