Boxelder Bugs Invading Your Property? TruTech Pest & Wildlife Control Can Help!

Are you finding yourself swarmed by boxelder bugs on your property? Don’t let these pesky
insects take over! TruTech Pest & Wildlife Control has the solution to help manage them and take your yard back. Keep reading to learn more about these unwanted visitors and how we can help you.

What Are Boxelder Bugs?

Boxelder bugs are nuisance pests that are often found congregating on the sunny side of homes and other structures in late spring and early fall. They get their name from their fondness for Boxelder trees, on which they feed on the leaves, flowers, and seed pods. While they are not known to transmit diseases or damage property, their large numbers can be a real nuisance. If you’re dealing with a boxelder bug infestation, TruTech Pest & Wildlife Control can help. We’ll work with you to safely and effectively control these unwanted guests from your property.

Where Do Boxelder Bugs Come From?

The pests most commonly invade boxelder, maple, and ash trees. They are attracted to these trees because they provide food and shelter for the adults and nymphs. The adults feed on the sap of these trees while the nymphs feed on the leaves. The female bugs lay their eggs in cracks and crevices on the tree’s bark. When the eggs hatch, the nymphs begin feeding on the leaves of the tree.

The Effects of a Boxelder Bug Infestation

Boxelder bugs are pesky little insects that are known to invade properties in large numbers. These insects are attracted to boxelder trees and can quickly become a nuisance if not controlled. If you have noticed boxelder bugs on your property, it’s important to take action to get rid of them before they become a bigger problem.
Boxelder bugs typically feed on the leaves, flowers, and seed pods of boxelder trees. While they don’t typically cause any damage to the trees themselves, their feeding can result in
unsightly staining and discolouration of the foliage. In addition, large infestations of boxelder bugs can suck the sap from the tree branches, causing the branches to die back.

While boxelder bugs are mostly harmless, they can become a nuisance when they invade homes and other buildings in large numbers. These insects are attracted to warmth and often enter homes through cracks and crevices in the walls or foundation. Once inside, they can be difficult to get rid of and may cause staining on walls and furnishings as well as an unpleasant odour.

If you have noticed boxelder bugs on your property, contact TruTech Pest & Wildlife Control for effective control measures. Our experienced technicians will work with you to develop a
customized plan that will manage the insects while also preventing them from returning in the future.

Professional Services from TruTech Pest & Wildlife Control

TruTech Pest & Wildlife Control is a professional exterminating company that can help you with boxelder bugs and any other pest or wildlife problem you may have. We are experts in our field and can provide you with the best possible service to rid your home or business of pests. We use the latest technology and equipment to get the job done right, and we guarantee our work.

Contact us today to schedule a free consultation.

Boxelder bugs can quickly become a nuisance if left uncontrolled, but TruTech Pest & Wildlife Control is here to help. Our trained technicians have the experience and know-how to correctly identify and treat box elder bug infestations using methods that are safe for your family, pets, and property. We invite you to contact us today to learn more about how we can help you!

Reviewed By Matthew Sawyer

Matthew is the founder and business director of TruTech Pest & Wildlife Control. A Structural Exterminator with government licensure and training from Guelph University. As a dedicated member of both the Canadian Pest Management Association and the Structural Pest  Management Association of Ontario, he takes great pride in his profession.

Matthew’s extensive experience has made him a valuable and forward-thinking  member of the pest control community. He consistently strives to improve the  effectiveness and environmental impact of pest and wildlife control methods.

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