How to Get Rid of Silverfish

  What are they?  Silverfish are named because of their grey hue color. These harmless insects do not bite or spread diseases among humans. You can easily recognize them from their carrot-shaped bodies and a handful of antennae around their bodies. These ugly insects move quickly and if they are left to hang out, they can easily ruin books, clothes, and even wallpapers. They like to come out during the night time and their favorite places to be are dark, damp areas including basements, your bathroom sink, and kitchen where food is found. If you have found this insect inside your house, it’s easy to just spray them with an insect killer, but often this is not the right way to completely get rid them.  If you spot a lot of silverfish hanging around your home, it indicates you may have infestation happening around your home. Exterminating silverfish in huge…

Delta Dust: Pest control inside your walls!

You may not have realized that you house has a facility for weeping. In order for water to be able to drain from inside buildings, small holes are made in masonry foundations. This term was first used by an archaeologist, C. Leonard Woolley, after finding these small holes in ancient temples. These holes are usually fairly low to the ground so one problem with these necessary outlets is, they can become an inlet for small animals, insects, snakes and spiders to take up residence in your house. Too bad they couldn’t dust weep holes with Delta Dust back then.   There is treatment for these inconveniences. One of the best is Delta Dust. The active ingredient in Delta Dust is Deltamethrin 0.05%. It is perfect for weep holes because it is completely waterproof and remains powdery even in damp spaces and near drains where insects like to live. It won’t…