|Pest Control for Silverfish ... A Common Fabric Pest|
Live with you - silverfish prefer a dark quite environment - are most active at night - prefer to nest in largely unused areas - dusty roof spaces - storage rooms - basements - wall cavities - bookcases - but they may roam extensively around a building in search of new food and moisture sources..
People often find silverfish in a bath-tub where they have fallen in during their roaming in the dead of the night from the roof void and become trapped by the smooth virtical walls of the bath-tub.
Free ride and board - a silverfish infestation most often commences when the adults or their eggs are transported into the building in infested cardboard boxes - cartons - furniture - similar items.
|Pest Control Methods for Silverfish|
Insecticidal treatment is often required for effective control - the roof void and wall cavities are treated with a Pyrethroid Insecticidal Dust using specialised equipment - other areas - basements - storage rooms is treated with a Pyrethroid liquid insecticidal spray.
|The cost for Professional Pest Control for silverfish|
|Consumer Protection Advice - Pesticide Safety Issues|
safety be wary of very cheap prices for silverfish control
- check which pesticides are to be used - do they propose to use the
far cheaper, less effective, solvent based pesticides which
can be acutely harmful in premises where occupants may suffer from
asthmatic or other bronchial ailments.
Be careful when selecting a pest controller it's far too easy to get a State Govt WorkCover issued Pest Control Licence and start up a pest control business - using mostly unsupervised trainees who have little knowledge of silverfish pest species or silverfish control pesticides .... more details
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