Carpet Beetles look very similar to lady bugs due to their shape, but they are smaller.  People commonly mistake them for bed bugs because the larvae can cause reactions similar to a bed bug bite.  As their name implies, carpet beetles are known to feed on carpets, wool, fur felt and feathers.  

A female carpet beetle can lay up to 100 eggs, she may deposit hers eggs on a closet carpet of other soft materials. 

similar to moths, carpet beetles can damage clothing and other soft materials like carpets and drapes. If you suspect a carpet beetle infestation, please call us, we will assess the situation and provide the right solution.