Top 5 Spring Pests That Will Infest Your Home

Spring is a beautiful time of year in the Rockies, with flowers blooming and trees starting to bud. Unfortunately, it’s also a time when many bugs start to emerge from hibernation, looking for food and shelter. Here are some of the top bug infestations to be aware of during spring in Utah and Colorado. Boxelder […]

What Kind of Spiders Are Dangerous Spiders?

You hear a scream and someone running for a paper towel or rolled-up newspaper. With nearly a third of Americans having a fear of spiders, who is the designated spider killer in your house? Are house spiders dangerous to you and your loved ones? Before you start swatting, you should know that not all the […]

How Do I Get Rid of Spiders in My House?

Are you noticing spiders around your home? Whether you’re an arachnophobe or concerned about spider bites, it’s necessary to know how to get rid of spiders around your home.  Continue reading to learn more about spiders you might find in your home and some effective ways to get rid of them. What Are the Common […]

How To Avoid a Spider Infestation in Your Home

Are you worried there’s a spider infestation growing in your home? There are a lot of reasons to get rid of pests in your home. Doing so improves the state of your home by removing unclean invaders, and it also improves the state of your mind as pests have a psychological effect on some people. […]

The Major Signs of a Spider Infestation in the Home

Did you know that around 3,000 species of spiders are found in North America? Even if you’re not an arachnophobe, this number is enough to make most people feel uncomfortable. Thankfully, the majority of spiders aren’t dangerous at all. However, they (and their webs) can still be unsightly. Are you wondering if you have a […]

8 Common Types of House Spiders (and How to Get Rid of Them Fast!)

Your house can be an attractive home for spiders. They may spin a web in the corners of your ceiling because your house is warm and dry. Others may migrate to moist, dark basements and crawlspaces.  Stumbling across one in your personal space can be startling, and not just because they look scary. Some spiders […]

Now That Fall Is In The Air, Pests Seek Shelter Indoors

Fall is here. That means back to school for the kids, Halloween on the horizon, and football Sunday. It also means that a number of pests are going to be looking for warmer climes. Those warmer climes tend to be our homes where climate control keeps the weather beautiful all year long. If you’re concerned […]

Identify and Get Rid of Spider Egg Sacs

Spiders are a common pest in households throughout Utah. While most are just a nuisance, weaving their webs indoors or outside and making your family feel uncomfortable, some can actually be dangerous. To protect yourself and your loved ones against the threat posed by spider bites, get our team at Elevate Pest Control on your […]

Top Dangerous Spiders in Utah

Some people think that spiders are good because they hunt and catch other common household vermin. Others are irrationally (or rightfully) terrified of spiders. While spiders can be dangerous, deaths caused by spiders are rare and they’re more of a nuisance than anything. If you’re seeing a lot of spiders around your house, there could […]

Identifying and Eliminating Hobo Spiders this Fall

Whether you enjoy the color change in the leaves, the reduced temperature, or the calm before the holidays, fall is a beautiful time of the year. Unfortunately, the fall season also means that there are a lot of critters that want to find their way into your home. Hobo spiders in Utah aren’t specifically looking […]