Boxelder Bugs are a nuisance pest that are commonly found wherever box elder trees are. In the summer months, they will land on buildings with southern exposure to stay warm. They become an issue in the fall when they try to move indoors for warmth. Once they are in your home they are very difficult to get rid of boxelder bugs. That’s where we come in: Fox Pest Control offers a home protection plan to help you control boxelder bugs and other pests year round in Northern VA.
Boxelder bugs usually gather in large clumps, making them easy to spot. If you’re not sure if you have Boxelder bugs, here are a couple of the most common signs exterminators look for in Northern VA.
Large gatherings or clumps of bugs on the sides of houses, cars, windows, window wells, or trees.
Boxelder bugs produce a liquid feces which will stain brown or a dark yellow color. Look for signs of this on carpets, doorframes, windows and windowsills.
Think you have a boxelder bug problem? Call Fox Pest Control at (703) 454-8200 for a free Northern VA boxelder bug control quote.
Your technician will conduct a thorough pest control inspection of your home and property in order to provide a customized boxelder bug treatment plan that will be most effective for your situation.
You will receive a detailed report of the service provided and helpful recommendations to remain boxelder bug free.
We come back regularly throughout the year to ensure the boxelder bugs don’t come back. If you see any boxelder bug activity between your regularly scheduled service, simply give us a call. We’ll come back for free!
Boxelder bugs crawl into the wall voids of your home during the winter to stay warm. Even though they aren’t dangerous, eventually they could create a massive infestation throughout your house in Northern VA.
You know you have to get rid of box elder bugs if you see them crawling out of electrical wall outlets, ceiling lights or fans, or other cracks inside the house.
Boxelder bugs don’t bite; they can’t transmit disease; they don’t eat or contaminate our food; and they don’t cause structural damage. But they can be a significant nuisance when congregating in large numbers in and around your Northern VA home..
When a Fox Pest Control technician comes, they will inspect your property, make an assessment based on the Boxelder bug activity, and implement a unique treatment plan tailored to your needs.
Each situation is different, and we may use different products in different cases. You can speak to our customer service representatives for a detailed list of products used during your treatment program.
The most effective way to get rid of a box elder bug infestation is with Fox Pest Control. Non-professional products could kill a few bugs but force the rest to hide in deeper cracks and crevices, thereby further entrenching themselves in your Northern VA home and worsening the problem.
If a Fox Pest Control customer has an infestation of covered pests between regularly scheduled Home Protection Plan treatments, we will come back and perform targeted treatments to get rid of the pest at no charge. If Fox Pest Control cannot resolve the problem after three such targeted treatments, we will cheerfully refund the customer’s last monthly subscription fee, as long as all other terms of the agreement have been met.
And if you see any pest activity between your regularly scheduled treatments, simply give us a call; we'll come back at no additional charge.
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