pests in idaho are no match with Terminix in your corner

Idaho is characterized by beautiful mountains and forests which attract many people to settle in this state. However, these beautiful natural features provide a home to various types of species, among these pests are rodents. These pests tend to find their way into your home in search of food or while they are escaping from extreme weather. There are also other various pests which may find their way into your home.

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Common pests in idaho


There are various species of beetles that are likely to invade your home. Neutrally, beetles are outdoor pests, but they can sneak in your home as they search for food or while escaping extreme weather. The most common types of beetles which are known to invade homes in Idaho include the Flour Grain beetle, Saw-tooth beetles, and Red Flour beetles. These pests usually cause destruction to food. Their infestation may also increase at a very fast rate and thus cause more disturbances. Carpet beetles are also likely to be found in homes. These usually invade clothes and products made from animal skin and fur. They usually cause damages to clothes by making holes on them.

stink bugs

Stink bugs are also common in most parts of Idaho. These pests usually are harmless. However, when crushed, they are known to produce a very unpleasant smell. Therefore they should never be found in homes. They tend to sneak into homes to seek refuge from cold weathers outdoors.


Pavement ants are usually harmless. They are most likely to be found on the lawn in yards or on the walls of a building where they usually build their mounds. In buildings, their mounds can cause destructions to the interior décor of the home hence the need to eradicate these pests.

Carpenter ants on the other ants are generally destructive. They usually cause much damage to wooden materials used to build a house by burrowing through the materials so that they can build their nests. This creates various structural problems to the house and thus they need to be eradicated. They also can induce pain to humans through biting once they are agitated.


These pests are also common in most parts of the state. They are very elusive, hence their presence in your home may not be easily detected. This may cause the infestation to grow to a level which is not easily manageable. The most common species of mites which are present in Idaho are grain mites. They are known to eat anything available. They are also a nuisance to be found at home and hence should be eradicated.

Other types of pests common in Idaho include bed bugs, rodents, spiders and stinging pests among others. The best practice of eradicating these pests is seeking help from pest control specialists who have wide expertise in dealing with various types of pests.