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SILVERFISH

Description

  • Silverfish are ½" to ¾" in length.
  • They are silver to gray in color and the body is covered in scales.
  • They have 3 bristles on the rear of the body and are often called bristletails.
  • They often live in attics or areas of high humidity.
  • They will eat paper and fabrics if left in attics or areas where silverfish are infesting.

Control

  • Treat attic areas with Intice granules.
  • Treat the interior perimeter of each room with a liquid insecticide.
  • Dust around electrical sockets and light switches.
  • Place monitors throughout to trap additional silverfish.