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Should I Be Worried About The Scorpions In Chandler?

March 15, 2023 - Scorpions

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Chandler offers a lot of opportunities for area residents. Business opportunities abound in the extended area, and there are a large amount of recreational opportunities. The weather allows plenty of quality outdoor time, and the housing market is strong. With so much to offer, it is not surprising that people are flocking to Chandler. Unfortunately, scorpions think the area is great too, and they also think that your property and house look inviting. Scorpions maintain a constant presence in the area, and scorpion encounters are not uncommon at all.

If you are concerned about pest control in Chandler, concern yourself with calling us. Our seasoned experts know how to handle all pests, and we are well-versed in scorpion control. 

The Habits And Behaviors Of Scorpions

Scorpions are carnivorous predators, and they are active hunters. Where some predators trap prey or ambush prey, scorpions actively pursue prey. They use their claws to grasp and manipulate prey, and use their venomous stings to immobilize it. Scorpions are not generally aggressive toward humans and seek to avoid contact with them. They will, however, sting defensively if threatened. Scorpions are nocturnal predators that prefer to search for prey at night. During the daytime, they love to nest in confined, dark areas. Places like landscaping rocks, wood piles, clutter, garbage, and storage containers strike scorpions as great places to live. Because of this, unexpected scorpion encounters are common in Chandler, sometimes leading to stings.

Don’t risk your safety and health with scorpion stings. If you need to get rid of scorpions on your property, contact Ozone Pest Control. We know how to keep scorpions away.

How Dangerous Are The Scorpions In Chandler?

There are many different types of scorpions in the world, and they all have venomous stings. Thankfully, most of these stings are not considered overly dangerous to humans beyond feeling like bee stings. Some scorpions do have stings venomous enough to be concerning to humans. All scorpions will sting defensively, however, and all of their stings will hurt. Children and pets often have bad interactions, as both are curious and interact with scorpions at a higher rate than adults. 

Don’t stay in fear of potential scorpion stings. You love your family and pets, and don’t want any of them stung. If you either have or think you might have a scorpion problem, call Ozone Pest Control. We know how to get rid of scorpions and make your property safe for you and your family.

Five Simple Scorpion Prevention Tips For Your House

Given that scorpions are common in Chandler, and that scorpions pose the risk of painful stings, here are some tips for reducing the chances of scorpions moving onto your property or into your home:

  1. Seal outside garbage. Open garbage provides food for pests. Scorpions follow them.

  2. Rethink landscaping. The more landscaping features, the more scorpion hiding places.

  3. Clean up clutter. The more clutter on your property, the more hiding places for scorpions.

  4. Seal your home. Scorpions and bugs can enter through cracks, gaps, and holes.

  5. Clean inside garbage: Inside garbage draws bugs, and scorpions will follow them in.

These tips can help reduce your chances of encountering scorpions in your home, but won’t guarantee that you still will not encounter them. If you do, Call Ozone Pest Control. We have an extensive history of successfully managing scorpions for area homeowners.

Contact The Pros For Total Scorpion Control For Your Home

How do scorpions get in your house? There are many ways. How do you get them back out? There is one best way: Call Ozone Pest Control today. We can help you with all pest problems, and that includes scorpions. Call us today, and let us help you with scorpions.

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