occasional invaders

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What are occasional invaders?

Occasional invaders include pests such as centipedes, earwigs, silverfish, millipedes, crickets, and beetles. They tend to wander around houses from time to time but live outdoors. They are typically found near windows and entrances trying to get out. Centipedes have long, worm-like bodies and use their numerous legs to move. Earwigs are nocturnal and are usually located in the crevices of walls where they feed on insects. Silverfish are wingless insects that damage flowers, fruits, vegetables, and other plants. 

Are occasional invaders dangerous?

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Most occasional invaders are not particularly dangerous. However, they are considered a significant invader and cause frustration and discomfort. Earwigs are often said to climb into a sleeping person’s ear where it will lay eggs or burrow, but this is not true. Centipedes are also nocturnal insects active during the night and found on moist soil, leaf piles, and trash cans outside.

Why do I have an occasional invader problem?

Occasional invaders can find their way inside homes while searching for food. Centipedes, earwigs, silverfish, and millipedes are nocturnal and typically become active at night as they seek refuge in dark and humid areas. Unfortunately, weather in Alabama can get scorching during the day, which is one of the main reasons occasional invaders move indoors. 

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Where will I find occasional invaders?

Centipedes, earwigs, millipedes, and silverfish are often found outside. However, they can crawl inside your homes in search of food. They are usually located near home entrances and windows, as they are trying to go outside. Occasional invaders are often found in the bathrooms under sinks and in kitchens. In addition, they are located outdoors on soil, leaves, and trash cans. 

How do I get rid of occasional invaders?

At NatureWise Pest Control, we specialize in the extermination of all kinds of insects and critters. We understand the health risks and dangers posed by pests, which is why we provide our services at low rates and perform efficiently and quickly. Centipedes, silverfish, earwigs and millipedes are not typically dangerous insects. However, they can cause a great deal of discomfort around the house and be tough to get rid of. While large-scale occasional invaders’ infestations are rare since they prefer living outdoors, they can make their way inside homes if the temperatures are incredibly high outside. With over fifty years of combined experience and extensive local knowledge, our exterminators are equipped with the tools and techniques to eliminate occasional invaders from your property. 

How can I prevent occasional invaders in the future?

While occasional invaders are usually not harmful, they can cause frustration and make your loved ones uncomfortable. The best way to avoid occasional invaders is to seal all cracks and crevices since pests reside there during the day. You should also position garbage bins away from your home, mow your lawn regularly, clean your gutters, and utilize dehumidifiers often.