FUMAPEST Sydney - Pest Control for Silverfish
Silverfish live inside - like to eat cotton fabrics and books
Fabric destroyers - silverfish are a common pest species throughout Australia - they prefer to eat items with a high starch content - cotton fabrics - silk - paper - glues - similar organic materials - some synthetic fabrics - silverfish usually avoid woollens.
Live with you - silverfish prefer a dark quite environment - are most active at night - prefer to nest in largely unused areas - dusty roof spaces - storage rooms - basements - wall cavities - bookcases - but they may roam extensively around a building in search of new food and moisture sources..
People often find silverfish in a bath-tub where they have fallen in during their roaming in the dead of the night from the roof void and become trapped by the smooth virtical walls of the bath-tub.
Free ride and board - a silverfish infestation most often commences when the adults or their eggs are transported into the building in infested cardboard boxes - cartons - furniture - similar items.
EcoSafe Pest Control Methods for Silverfish
Initial Inspection FUMAPEST Sydney Pest Control will initially carry out a thorough inspection of the premises for evidence of habitat locations - the extent of infestation and specific pest control options - emphasis on safety and effectiveness.
Insecticidal treatment is often required for effective control - the roof void and wall cavities are treated with a Pyrethroid Insecticidal Dust using specialised equipment - other areas - basements - storage rooms is treated with a Pyrethroid liquid insecticidal spray.
  The cost for Professional Pest Control for silverfish  
  The cost may vary for professional pest control of silverfish - using safer low hazard Silverfish insecticides - depending on silverfish species - size of property - extent of infestation - ease of access - other nesting sites
Expect to pay about $150 to $250 for medium size residential premises. Commercial and manufacturing premises are quoted upon inspection. Highly problematic infestations over wide area may be more expensive.
Service warranty period may vary due to silverfish pest species - severity of the infestation - environmental factors that may promote reinfestation.

  Consumer Protection Advice - Pesticide Safety Issues  
  Pesticide safety be wary of very cheap prices for silverfish control - check which pesticides are to be used - do they propose to use the far cheaper, less effective, solvent based pesticides which can be acutely harmful in premises where occupants may suffer from asthmatic or other bronchial ailments.
Be careful when selecting a pest controller it's far too easy to get a NSW Govt WorkCover issued Pest Control Licence and start up a pest control business - using mostly unsupervised trainees who have little knowledge of silverfish pest species or silverfish control pesticides .... click here for more details
For personal advice phone FUMAPEST NSW 1300 241 500 - free quotes - answers to your questions.
About FUMAPEST NSW Pest Control ... our credentials
  Same Family Business Since 1964 FUMAPEST is a second generation family business. After more than 50 years as commercial pest control specialists in the Sydney Metro region, we have acquired a wealth of knowledge and experience unmatched by our competitors.
Award Winner FUMAPEST Pest Control received a Business Enterprise Award from the NSW Govt Office of Small Business, for our EcoSafe pest control safety approach and on-going staff training program.
APCA Member FUMAPEST Pest Control is a member and major sponsor of the Australian Pest Control Association; we assist APCA in provision of professional advice to consumers with pest control problems; pesticide safety issues and pest control training courses available in NSW.

Industry Stewardship FUMAPEST Director served on NSW Govt Pest Control Licensing Board & Standards Australia Termite Control AS.3660 & AS.4349.

Fully insured FUMAPEST has public liability and professional indemnity insurance to cover claims for personal injury and faulty workmanship of $10m and $1m respectively

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