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First the good news: moths aren’t a health risk. Now the bad news: they can cause unsightly damage to clothes, carpets and other materials in your home. Take action as soon as you see the tell-tale holes, or spot small maggot-like larvae or silk cocoons.
There are a number of things you should do immediately to help get rid of moths:
Find out where the heart of the problem is. It might be in a wardrobe, chest of drawers or cupboard. It should be fairly obvious because you’ll see the most signs of damage in that particular area.
Start to get rid of the moths by using moth traps to catch the adults, and vacuuming regularly in the affected area to remove all the larvae.
Thoroughly launder all your clothes and other fabrics in the infected area, such as bed sheets, linen and blankets.
If you’ve done all this and still can’t get rid of the moths, you should call in our expert technicians.
FACT: Moths that can cause problems in your home: Common Clothes Moth, Case Bearing Clothes Moth, Brown House Moth and White Shouldered House Moth.
Our experts can recognise the type of moth that is causing your problem. They’ll then use the most effective method to get rid of them, such as a spray or fumigation.
Call Rentokil free on 0861 117 852 to arrange getting rid of moths from your home.
Follow these tips for the best chance of getting rid of moths in your home.
It can be difficult to prevent moths, but there are practical steps you can take to reduce the risk of an infestation.
Try - if you can - to deny them access indoors in order to help protect your clothing and other delicate items from moth damage.
Moth repellents and other DIY products are available if you wish to try and control a small problem on your own.
To guarantee complete control of a large and repeat infestation, professional treatment is the best option.
Underneath beds - especially in little-used spare rooms.
Infrequently used cupboards, drawers and wardrobes
Lofts and Attics - moths can be attracted to bird nests in eaves of homes.
Have you noticed holes and moth damage on your clothes? We have a range of effective solutions to treat infestations and eliminate your moth problem.
Our chemical free ‘heat pod’ treatment is suitable for eliminating moths, eggs and larvae in delicate items that cannot be laundered.
Our Service includes:
Call Rentokil on +27 211 410 970 to arrange treatments to get rid of moths in your home or business.