Hamilton & West Niagara
Length: 10 to 40 mm
Colour: Greyish yellow to dark brown
Commonly found: Under debris, soil, patio walls and inside homes
What should I know about centipedes?
They are nocturnal.
House centipedes prefer damp and dark areas, often found in basements, closets and under furniture.
Health risks associated with centipedes?
Although bites are rare, it may cause mild irritation.
How do centipedes impact my property?
They may seek harbour in cracks, crevices and other areas, posing as a nuisance.
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!