Silverfish have no wings and is also not able to jump but these nocturnal pests do have a movement like fish and can run real fast. Silverfish do not harm a human being but they can damage your favorite albums, books, and many things who have starch. To protect our households silverfish control service is very important to be done after a regular interval or whenever you witness any silverfish infestation.
If you have seen silverfish in your home then there are many easy and different methods for silverfish extermination. Many people lay traps, some use repellants, and some eliminate these silverfish by using insecticides.
How Will You Know About Infestation?
If you see a large number of silverfish in your house then it is a clear sign that your households are taken over by silverfish. Since these pests are mostly active at night so many house owners are not able to suspect any silverfish during the infestation.
Feces dropped by silverfish are very tiny and small, looks like ground pepper.
If there are holes in books, clothing, paper, or cardboard around your home, then there is a clear indication of having silverfish infestation at your home. Especially when these holes have yellow stains coupled with them or ground pepper-like droppings around them.
When silverfish grows then they molt their skin. Their skin left behind can cause allergies to many house owners.
If there is yellow staining on books, drapes, clothing, etc then it is an indication of a silverfish infestation.
Steps To Getting Rid Of Silverfish Infestation
To get rid of any pest in our home first step is always prevention. It is very important to avoid silverfish infestation. But if you are suffering from infestation then there are preventive measures you can go through to control them and to also make sure that these pests are not coming back to your house.
Keep Your House Clean
To make sure that your house is clean is the best way to get rid of silverfish infestation. Make sure to keep your garbage out regularly, and there will be no area inside your home where standing water is present.
There are many plants in our flora which can help you to keep silverfish at bay. The best deterrent is camphor, it can be synthesized to use an insecticide. Rosemary is also a great deterrent to exterminate and prevent silverfish infestation.
Silverfish have very delicate exoskeletons and boric acid is very much abrasive. This means that if boric acid gets in contact with silverfish then they are going to die immediately.
This thing depends upon you and depends on how large silverfish infestation has taken place in your home and are you willing to deal with it yourself or need to call a professional pest control service to help you exterminate them.
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