What are silverfish?
Silverfish get their name from the silver coating on their exoskeleton. This coating gives them a metallic look when they wriggle around on their six legs. Their movement looks somewhat similar to a fish swimming around in water.
Silverfish won’t harm you but they can damage property by eating wallpaper, books, cotton and wall studs.
Where are silverfish found?
Silverfish are attracted to moist environments which is why they are usually found lurking in kitchens and bathrooms inside your home. They can also be found hiding out under boxes, in closets, attics or in drywall or insulation.
What do I do if I have silverfish?
If you think you have silverfish, give us a call! We will conduct a through inspection of your home and property and provide you with a customized treatment plan to deal with the silverfish issue. You will receive a detailed report of the service provided and helpful recommendations to remain silverfish free!
How do I prevent silverfish?
You can prevent silverfish by sealing common entry points, reducing moisture around the home and maintaining good sanitation.