What Pest Control Pros Will Tell You About Millipedes and Centipedes in Your Home

In certain parts of the country, including the American south, pest control pros are called to many homes to eradicate centipedes or millipedes. Although these pests rarely cause problems for humans, people tend to get pretty freaked out when they spot one in their house. Maybe it’s their length, the centipede’s speedy gait, or all [ ] The post What Pest Control Pros Will Tell You About Millipedes and Centipedes in Your Home appeared first on North Fulton Pest Solutions.
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How House Centipedes Get In and How to Control Them

How do house centipedes get into a home? Why do they get out of control? Most importantly, what damage can centipedes do? In order to rid your home of these creepy pests, you’ll need to know what’s attracting them in the first place. Because they’re often found in crawlspaces and other little used areas of [ ] The post How House Centipedes Get In and How to Control Them appeared first on North Fulton Pest Solutions.
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How to Get Rid of House Centipedes and Is It Really Necessary?

There is something quite disconcerting when you see a six, eight (or more!) legged creature skitter across your kitchen floor. In some areas, house centipedes are a real problem. While they do serve a purpose, eating other bothersome insects, most people don’t want them in their home, no matter how beneficial they are. Knowing how [ ] The post How to Get Rid of House Centipedes and Is It Really Necessary? appeared first on North Fulton Pest Solutions.
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How House Centipedes Get In and How to Control Them

How do house centipedes get into a home? Why do they get out of control? Most importantly, what damage can centipedes do? In order to rid your home of these creepy pests, you’ll need to know what’s attracting them in the first place. Because they’re often found in crawlspaces and other little used areas of homes, homeowners may need to seek the help of professionals. Here are just a few ways centipedes get indoors and what you can do to stop them: House centipedes are attracted to moist interiors. There are several species of centipede in Georgia. While any variety will take shelter indoors once temperatures drop, there is only one type that lives in homes all of the time. House centipedes are drawn to damp basements, crawlspaces, mudrooms and to other areas likely to have high humidity and a certain amount of debris. The easiest way to prevent centipedes from coming to your home, and the easiest way to get them to go away, is by maintaining a humidity level under 60 percent and
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What Pest Control Pros Will Tell You About Millipedes and Centipedes in Your Home

In certain parts of the country, including the American south, pest control pros are called to many homes to eradicate centipedes or millipedes. Although these pests rarely cause problems for humans, people tend to get pretty freaked out when they spot one in their house. Maybe it’s their length, the centipede’s speedy gait, or all those legs working in tandem, but centipedes and millipedes are some of the most unwelcome creepy-crawlies that pest control professionals deal with. Here are some things that your pest control pros want you to know about millipedes and centipedes in your home. Eek! What Is That Creepy Crawly? To determine whether you have centipedes or millipedes on your hands, simply count the sets of legs per body segment. Centipedes have one set of legs per segment, and millipedes have two. If it moves quickly, it’s probably a centipede. If it tends to coil itself up, it’s probably a millipede. Just in case you are curious, centipedes and millipedes are not inse
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