WHERE CAN I GET RID OF SILVERFISH?
Silverfish are extremely difficult to remove without professional pest control assistance because they can eat almost anything. Vacuuming can help scare them back into hiding, but ultimately, you’ll want a silverfish extermination solution that can help you feel safe and comfortable in your own home. Call Preyon Pest Control right away to rid your home of these pests.
WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF THE SILVERFISH IN MY HOUSE?
The silverfish most likely came from the soil around your house. Perhaps the soil near the house dried out, so they moved to a wet spot inside the house to avoid drying out.
ARE SILVERFISH HARMFUL?
You want to get rid of silverfish because, while they do not bite, they can contaminate your food and are an annoyance. They can eat the walls, an old chess set, or even the carpet once they get inside your Chicago Metro Area home. Pest Control services are needed!
WHAT EXACTLY ARE SILVERFISH?
Silverfish have six legs, two antennae, and three antennae-like structures on their abdomen that resemble three tails.
WHAT DO SILVERFISH CONSUME? WHAT CAUSES SILVERFISH TO BE A PEST?
Silverfish treatment is critical because they can consume almost anything. One of the characteristics that makes this bug a nuisance for Chicago Metro Area homeowners is its destructive ability.
Silverfish can consume “people food,” as well as wallpaper, books, wall studs, and anything made of cotton or natural fibers.
ARE SILVERFISH GOOD FOR THE ENVIRONMENT?
They are, in fact, when they aren’t eating your books, clothes, or walls. These little silvery guys are the world’s garbage cleanup crew. They help clean up rotting things, from a dead animal to a fallen tree, because they can eat both living and decaying material.
WHERE DID THE NAME SILVERFISH COME FROM?
Silverfish are named after the silvery coating on their scale-like exoskeleton. They also have a quick, fish-like wiggle in their movement.
ARE SILVERFISH REALLY SILVER? ARE SILVERFISH CONNECTED WITH FISH?
Silverfish have a silvery coating on their scale-like exoskeleton, but they aren’t silver, and they have nothing to do with fish.