Leave Sowbug And Pillbug Control To Terminix Canada
Your business is no place for pillbugs and sowbugs so get rid of these humpbacked crustaceans for good with Terminix Canada sowbug and pillbug control. More similar to shrimp and crayfish than insects, they’re often called roly poly bugs due to their bodies appearing like segmented armour. Pillbugs and sowbugs inhabit dark and damp areas of your property like basements.
Sowbug and pillbug infestations occur in businesses since these pests feed on organic material. Attracted to mulch, leaves and other plants by your foundation, these flat, oval creatures are tiny enough to breach properties through doors, windows and other small gaps. Scurrying when disturbed, pillbugs and sowbugs can’t survive for more than a few days without water. This means they’re often found dead on the floor.
When you’re wondering how to get rid of sowbugs and pillbugs, turn to Terminix Canada. Equipped with the right tools and expertise to remove both sowbugs and pillbugs, our trained sowbug and pillbug control professionals use industry-leading treatments to rid your business of roly poly bugs for good. Backed by over 90 years of pest control experience, you can trust our team in your space.
Pillbugs And Sowbugs In Canada
Size: 8.5 to 18 mm long (adults).
Colour: Slate grey with body segments resembling armour.
Behaviour: Pillbugs lay dormant throughout the day, hiding under things like flowerpots, rocks and trash. In short, they do this to avoid water loss. Causing destruction to young plants, pillbugs are most active at night. When moving from their hiding spots, they’re able to breach buildings through tiny cracks and openings.
Size: Around 1.5 cm long.
Colour: Dark slate grey with body segments resembling armour.
Behaviour: Inhabiting moist areas like flowerpots and trash, sowbugs feed on organic matter. Like pillbugs, they don’t harm humans or cause structural damage but they do feed on young plants and breach buildings through tiny cracks and openings at night.
Frequently Asked Questions
How Terminix Canada Sowbug And Pillbug Control Works
Pillbug And Sowbug Inspection
On your initial service, we’ll hunt high and low for pillbugs and sowbugs, documenting our findings in a comprehensive inspection.
Pillbug And Sowbug Defence
We’ll treat the interior and exterior of your business, targeting the areas infested by pillbugs and sowbugs. Outside, we’ll establish an effective perimeter around your property.
Pillbug And Sowbug Monitoring
During ongoing service treatments, we’ll come back to treat outside your business, fortifying the perimeter to keep you protected. Our custom pillbug and sowbug treatments adapt with the seasons to address seasonal pillbug and sowbug activity in your area. This way, you’re protected all year long.
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