Spiders are commonly found in houses as pests and can be easily detected and differentiated from most other insects due to their body morphology and the very obvious eight legs. They feed mostly on other insects but can be dangerous when they come in contact with a human, that’s when they become a problem and have to be eliminated in Raleigh, NC.
Depending on the species, spiders can either be found in places that are high in humidity and wet or places that are warm and dry. They are usually found in the corners of the house mostly up the ceiling and other corners of the cupboard, tables, and chairs creating webs in all those places.
Example of some of the common spiders that are venomous and shouldn’t be tempered with when found in the house includes the Black widow Spider and the Brown Recluse Spider.
The Black widow spider – their color is black and is usually shinning. They have two yellow or red marks at their abdomen. The will attack when they sense danger and their bites are venomous and can cause serious health issues. When you see this spider in your home be very careful not to provoke it and call an exterminator to help you get rid of it. Also, search the house for any infestation and get rid of them too.
Brown recluse spider – they are mostly found in moist places outside, under the rocks. When inside the house they are commonly found in the bathrooms, garage, bedrooms, and basements. They are usually yellow to dark brown in color and they like to stay in places where they can’t be easily seen and will bite when people come too close.