Silverfish pest control starts in your home with making sure your home is clean and vacuumed regularly. They love humidity and they love to eat high carbohydrate foods such as sugar and flour; and they also like books and newspapers that collect dust.
Getting rid of silverfish can be accomplished through traditional methods like extermination or we can give essential oils a try. It is the simpler more cost effective solution!
We can simply diffuse oils in our home and place the oils on cotton balls where the silverfish insects like to hide, or make a silverfish pest spray!
What Essential Oils do I use as a Silverfish Home Remedy?
These two oils work the best for repelling silverfish:
For best results, please make sure you are using therapeutic grade and the genus species listed above. The different species have different chemistry and it does make a huge difference when eliminating silverfish.
How do we make a Homemade Silverfish Spray?
We can make a natural silverfish spray by simply placing the oils in water and spraying them on in and around the area where they are living. It is that simple!
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