Blog Posts in the Category of "Carpet Beetles"

Beetles In Illinois And The Problems They Cause

Illinois is home to many types of beetles. They range in size, shape, and color. If you are noticing beetles in your Illinois home, you may be wondering just what kind they are and what dangers they pose. Here is a list of the most common beetles that Quik-Kill treats for, what brings them into Illinois homes, and what th...

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a beetle crawling along the particle son the floor of a streator property

May 23, 2019

The Problem With Carpet Beetle Larvae

Typically creatures that are in their infancy pose little threat to people, think about it when was the last time you were scared of a smiling baby, a curious puppy, a playful kitten, a swimming tadpole, or even wiggly mosquito larvae? The answer is probably never, you probably never even thought about being wary of a “baby” anything...

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April 6, 2018

Interesting Facts About Carpet Beetles

All over the country, carpet beetles are among the most common insects found indoors. If you've never experienced a carpet beetle in your home, there is a good chance you will at some point! Here are 5 interesting facts about carpet beetles – and how to get rid of them if you've got them....

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October 11, 2017

Troublesome Carpet Beetle Larvae

Nearly everyone at one time or another has found a random slow-moving beetle carefully making its way across the living room floor. There is a good chance that they grabbed a paper towel and disposed of the offending bug quickly without giving it too much thought, not caring too much about where it came from or why it was there. Chances are, the...

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carpet beetle larvae on fabric

August 15, 2017