Centipedes and millipedes can be found anywhere in your home.
These arthropods look like worms, but have rows of legs on each side. They have a varying number of legs, depending on the species. Some centipedes even have hundreds of legs! Their length can be 1/8” to 6” (that’s right, 6 inches long!). When approached, most curl into a circular ball.
Why are they in my home?
These insects prefer cool, moist places such as your basement
They get in under siding, cracks in your home’s foundation, etc.
They prefer areas of inactivity
Are Centipedes & Millipedes a danger to my family?
Most species are no danger, but some can bite with a vengeance
When handling a centipede or millipede, it is best to use a paper towel to avoid bites
If left uncontrolled, they can become a nuisance once their population gets out of hand
How can Warner’s help me?
We have effective treatments for both inside and outside your home.
Centipedes and millipedes will always try to invade your home, so it’s important to continually treat the outside of your house to keep them at bay
Warner’s can spray the exterior of your home and landscape to ensure these insects don’t come inside your home
If they are already inside, Warner’s can apply specific applications to get at their hiding spots
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