Identification

  • Length: 10 to 40 mm

    Colour: Greyish yellow to dark brown

    Commonly found: Under debris, soil, patio walls and inside homes

FAQ

  • 1.

    What should I know about centipedes?

    • They are nocturnal.

    • House centipedes prefer damp and dark areas, often found in basements, closets and under furniture.

  • 2.

    Health risks associated with centipedes?​

    • Although bites are rare, it may cause mild irritation.

  • 3.

    How do centipedes impact my property?

    • They may seek harbour in cracks, crevices and other areas, posing as a nuisance.

  • 4.

    How can I prevent centipedes from invading?

    • Complete regular and thorough cleaning of the property.

    • Air out damp places to remove excess moisture.

    • Ask our licensed pest control professional for help!

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