Drugstore beetles crave stored food products, and likely got their name when early druggist used herbs as medicine. Because of their attraction to foods like flour cereal, and spices, you will often find them in your pantry looking for something to eat.
What Do They Look Like?
- Small insects, ranging in size from 2 to 3.5mm.
Where Do They Live?
Live wherever they can find a food source.
How Do I Deal with Them?
To get rid of drugstore beetles, clean up around your pantry and kitchen cabinets. Also, make sure to seal all foodin plastic containers. Apply pesticide to any areas where you see the beetles. If you are dealing with a large infestation of drugstore beetles, you will want to call a professional pest control company to help you out. U.S. Pest would be glad to help. Give us a call today for a FREE inspection!