These Beetles get their name from commonly being found on the ground. These little black beetles as adults are 1/16″ – 3/8″ long. Their bodies are slightly flattened and shiny black.Did you know the biggest group of insects are beetles, numbering 330,000 species!
Ground Beetles usually hide under stones, and debris during the day, and come out at night. They are very attracted TO LIGHTS AT NIGHT. Ground Beetles enter homes/buildings by: crawling under door sweeps, or by flying through open doors and windows at night when lights are on.
- Eliminate objects that the beetles can hide under during the day several feet out from your home/building.
- Change exterior light to a less attractive Yellow Light Bulbs.
- General Pest Control Service
Interior and exterior Pest Control perimeter applications are very effective against Ground Beetle infestations.