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How to rid your home of silverfish

Silverfish are small, wingless insects that can be found in many homes. They are harmless to humans, but they can cause damage to your belongings by chewing through paper, clothing, and other materials. Here are some ways to get rid of silverfish in your home:

  1. Trapping: You can use sticky traps with bread

  2. Repellents: You can repel silverfish by spreading cedar oil, citrus oil, or strong-smelling herbs around your home1. Soap is also an effective repellent for silverfish. Place cakes of soap in clothing drawers, wardrobes, and the linen press to keep them silverfish-free.

  3. Insecticides: For serious infestations, We can treat your home with insecticides such as pyrethroid insecticides.

  4. Prevention: To prevent silverfish from returning, it’s important to keep your home clean and dry. Regularly vacuum carpet, floors, and upholstered furniture to help keep silverfish at bay. Avoid leaving damp clothes or towels lying around and fix any leaks or sources of moisture in your home. A dehumidifer is helpful in damp places

I hope these tips help you get rid of silverfish in your home! 😊


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