WE'RE OPEN 24/7

CLOVER MITE CONTROL

Strange red stains on carpets, rugs and wallpaper calls for clover mite control. Our clover mites treatment gets the results you deserve.

Home / Residential / Clover Mite Control

Our Clover Mite Control Eradicates Tiny Irritants

Clover mite control is essential for homeowners suddenly discovering strange red stains on carpets, rugs and wallpaper. When this occurs, clover mites have invaded your property.

Around the size of a pinhead, clover mites are tiny and microscopic in size but big in irritation. Despite not being so harmful to humans, clover mites invade homes in large numbers in search of food. Difficult to spot, and thus trodden on, red stains on home furnishings suggest a clover mite infestation has taken place. If you’re fed up of these little pests having a big impact the look of your home, call Terminix Canada.

Red clover mites are no match for our clover mite exterminators. Responding to your clover mite removal needs quickly and efficiently, we succeed where DIY clover mite spray fails. With over 90 years of experience, our team has the right tools and expertise when you need to kill clover mites dwelling in your space.

Canada Clover Mites

Clover Mites

Size: Up to 0.25 mm long.

Colour: Reddish, reddish-brown, olive, pale orange, or even greenish-brown.

Behaviour: Clover mites feed on plants as well as human food. Spreading disease and harmful to pets, they lay their eggs in concealed spaces.

LEARN MORE

Frequently Asked Questions

Helping homeowners get rid of pests like clover mites for over 90 years, Terminix Canada has pest control professionals you can trust.

DIY clover mite spray and stopgap solutions like baking soda are no substitute for our professional clover mites treatment. Get long-lasting results and ultimately, peace of mind over the look and feel of your home.

Typically, clover mites’ activity increases in the cooler seasons like spring and fall. Laying clover mite eggs in concealed spaces during fall, new generations of clover mites enter warm weather hibernation in summer. 

More irritating than dangerous to humans, clover mites still invade homes in large numbers. Hunting for food, they don’t bite but given their tiny size, they are trodden on and create red staining on carpets, rugs and wallpaper. In extreme cases, clover mite infestations can affect the structural integrity of buildings. More often, clover mite control is a necessity since these tiny insects spread disease and are harmful to household pets.

Ultimately, clover mites feed on human food and hunt for it in your home. Clover mites live in and travel via grassy, well-fertilized lawns. If you have grass or vegetation brushing against your home’s exterior walls, clover mites are skilled at breaching gaps in a building’s foundations. Laying clover mite eggs in concealed spaces during fall, these spaces include foundation walls, loose tree bark, window frames, and areas beneath sidings.

Clover mite control involves removing grass and other vegetation from your property’s perimeter. Leaving a strip of soil or stones about two feet wide can help. In short, clover mites are not as likely to migrate through bare loose soil or stones. Elsewhere, sealing any holes, cracks and gaps in your home foundation including windows and doors is key. Ensuring window and door screens fit snuggly is important since clover mites are miniscule and can breach the tiniest gaps. Lastly, never over-fertilize your lawn or ornamental plant areas since clover mites thrive in well-fertilized lawns.

For a proper clover mite control solution, call Terminix Canada. Not only is our clover mites treatment safe, it’s a proven clover mite killer. Our professional clover mite exterminators will prevent the unsightly red staining in your home.

How Terminix Canada Clover Mite Control Works

Clover Mites Inspection

On your initial service, we’ll hunt high and low for clover mites, documenting our findings in a comprehensive inspection.

Clover Mites Defence

We’ll treat the interior and exterior of your home, targeting the areas infested by clover mites. Outside, we’ll establish an effective perimeter around your property.

Clover Mites Monitoring

During ongoing service treatments, we’ll come back to treat outside your home, fortifying the perimeter to keep you protected. Our custom clover mite treatments adapt with the seasons to address seasonal clover mite activity in your area. This way, you’re protected all year long.

Get A Free Home Estimate Today

Terminix Canada Reviews

google reviews

4.5 233 reviews

  • Avatar Ann Birch ★★★★★ 4 weeks ago
    The five-star rating applies to Eddie only. He was great. He came on March 20, 2021 and was here for an hour or more. He was so much more thorough than any other … read more Terminix employee who has come to my house.
  • Avatar Hello Peaches ★★★★★ 2 weeks ago
    had a raccoon with babies in my attic, Adam came and rescued the babies and sealed the entry fast and secure for less than half the price of Skeedaddle. Don't … read more fall for over priced companies adding services that are not needed. Terminix will do the job right without all the add-ons. Great work!
  • Avatar Gisele McDiarmid ★★★★★ in the last week
    We totally appreciate this company's service. They're very well organized, knowledgeable, and reliable. Would recommend them to anyone!

Coast To Coast Protection

Find your nearest local pest control expert today. With more than 30 branches across 10 Canadian provinces, you can count on Terminix Canada.