Portuguese Millipedes will emerge with Autumn and Spring rains in huge numbers. The creatures are attracted to light which is why large numbers may be spotted on light coloured walls. Lacking natural predators in Australia, the millipede has flourished to plague proportions. The best treatment method is a chemical barrier by you're local pest control company.
Customer Pre & Post Treatment Tips
Preparing you're home or business for a service and following these steps Post-treatment will extend the life of your treatment
- Complete a general clean of the property.
- If you have dogs or cats, ensure they are removed whilst the technician completes the service, you may wish to separate them in a pen, on a lead or off the premises.
- Please don't wash hard floors and windows for two weeks after the treatment, to allow the chemical to begin working.
- Washing carpets shortly after treatment will reduce treatment effectiveness.