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Silverfish Pest Control

What Are Silverfish and What Do They Do?

The insect’s name comes from its silvery, metallic sheen as well as its fish-like form and motions. Because of its three long, bristle-like, or tail-like appendages on the back end of their bodies, silverfish are also known as “bristletails.” Silverfish are found in wet, humid regions of the home, such as bathrooms, basements, and attics, and can be found throughout the World. They prefer to keep their presence hidden from people, which means any damage they cause may go unnoticed. Continue reading to learn more about silverfish pest control and how to get rid of silverfish.

What Does Silverfish Pest Control Do?

Silverfish infestations must be treated by a professional like Silverfish pest control. Our pest control professionals will be able to examine the situation and recommend the best silverfish treatment plan for your issue.

Contact our pest control professionals at the first sign of a silverfish infestation. If you schedule a house inspection, you could be able to get rid of silverfish before there is a huge infestation.

How to Identify Silverfish BySilverfish Pest Control?

Silverfish thrive in wet, moist conditions which can be found all over your home or office. Our technicians have found them frequently under ceiling soffits, skylights, and light fixtures. Silverfish can also be found in attics, basements, and storage rooms hiding in old books and papers. On your things, you may notice feeding marks, notches along an edge, or surface etchings. Infested areas may also have yellow stains, scales, and even feces that resemble microscopic black pepper pellets.

Target areas

Silverfish are frequently brought indoors unknowingly homeowners. When transported inside the house, pests can spread through cardboard boxes and plastic containers that have been recently stored in infestedareas.

Silverfish are attracted to warm, moist areas such as basements and crawl spaces. Cracks ripped screens, and holes surrounding doors are all common entry points for these pests. Silverfish are also attracted to unclean dishes that are left out as well.

The best possible way to get rid of silverfish is by calling Silverfish Pest Control.

How to get rid of silverfish?

Although silverfish are typically thought of as a nuisance, they can become intolerable in large numbers, especially in sterile places like hospitals. They can also damage important papers, textiles, and dry food packs.

While controlling humidity is recommended, it is rarely a viable way to control silverfish after an infestation has occurred. To control silverfish, a pest management professional like one from silverfish pest control will use their expert knowledge of the pest’s behaviour to control the area.

We’ll talk about your pest problem with you, set up a survey if necessary, and provide you with a quotation and advice.

Contact us

Alley Cat Pest Control, LLC
Physical Address:
10038 Water Works Lane, Riverview, FL  33578


Mailing Address:
10038 Water Works Lane, Riverview, FL  33578

Phone : 813-671-3838