Millipede Control could prevent staining on those expensive carpets you had installed last month. Ever taken notice to all those worm like insects with loads of legs that crawl up the corners of your wall and never seem to disappear?
Those are millipedes, Johannesburg Pest Control have the solution for all you Crawling Insect control needs that includes Millipede Control.
Millipedes may not spread disease and pathogens. They may not bite of have venom much like Centipedes do. Millipedes may not even cause damage to stored products like Fish Moths and Booklice do. The need for a safe control program is still important. Millipedes are a nuisance in numbers. They get in the way while walking marking your shoes then staining your carpets. They release an acidic residue that smells bad and leaves nasty stains. Millipedes can appear in thousands and crawl up walls through windows and doors often causing a nuisance.
Although Millipedes are not a registered Public Health Pest, Johannesburg Pest Control still offers Millipede Control as a service.
Here is a little bit of information on Millipedes:
- Much like Centipedes, Millipedes are an arthropod insect part of the Diplopoda family. They have two pairs of jointed legs on each segment of their body. Although the name suggests they have 1000 legs, the record for the most legs is the Illacme plenipes with 750 legs. Most Millipedes are harmless only feeding off dead and rotting plant matter. Millipedes are one of the oldest land dwelling animals around, stemming back to the prehistoric times. The largest recorded fossil approximately 2m in length. Currently the larger species rarely reach 38cm.
Although Millipedes are harmless and barely hurt a fly. They can be a nuisance by staining carpets, causing havoc in your green house or just plainly creep you out by sitting in the outside corner of you house walls all day.
Johannesburg Pest Control has the means and know how for all you Millipede Control.
Johannesburg used the latest in chemical technology available in South Africa ensuring successful Millipede Control. Advanced chemicals mean long term, odorless, safer Pest and Millipede Control. Call us right away for a no obligation free quotations. Any Rodent, Insect or Termite related hints and tips with only a short phone call.