Pest Control Prices New Chum – How Do You Get Rid Of Silverfish In Your Home?

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If you see silverfish lurking in your house or discover a silverfish infestation it could mean you have a pest problem. These creepy insects are enough to give most people the scare. So how do you get rid silverfish?

Know their living conditions. Not all homes are suitable for silverfish because they require warmth, moisture and darkness. So if your home is in an area where there is a lot of moisture or dampness, then expect them to thrive.

Expect them to be under the fridge or behind cupboards. In a damp basement or the attic near the boiler. They can also be found in the bathroom around the shower base if you mostly leave a wet floor or in those nooks and crannies in the floorboards.

To simply avoid or remove them make sure to identify where you mostly see them, if they are in the basement or in the bathroom, they are mostly getting moisture in that area so take steps in removing excess moisture. If they are inside those nooks, fill all the cracks that you can find so that you can stop them from producing more offspring.

Are you giving them food? Silverfish can eat almost anything and they also like what we like, but they love starch in any form. They will eat the glue binding in books and magazines if they are placed where moisture is present, the same goes for clothes.

Both adults and larvae silverfish prefer to feed in places where it is dark and moisture is present and an infestation can go unnoticed for a while. If you doubt know how to handle them and think you have a pest infestation, contact a pest control specialist to help you with them.

When it seems a tough task for you to defeat silverfish, you may want to call the pest experts to do the job for you. Ask for a quote as pest control prices Ebbw Vale depend on the service and severity of the pest problem.