Fox Pest Control is a top-rated centipede exterminator in Bloomington, IL and the surrounding area. Centipedes are creepy-crawly arthropods that are known for having 100 legs (which is why some call them “hundred-leggers”). Centipedes do not really have 100 legs, but because they move very quickly, their 15 pairs of legs can easily become blurred, making it seem like they have a lot more. Sometimes, centipedes are confused with millipedes or silverfish. Centipedes are carnivores who eat other small insects, but are typically harmless to humans. On paper, having centipedes in your home doesn’t sound so bad… until you see them. Seeing a centipede scurry away when you turn a light on is enough to cause a sleepless night. You’re not alone.
Thankfully, Fox Pest Control has a team of Bloomington centipede exterminators to get rid of the current ones and prevent more from showing up. If you are looking for Bloomington pest control services near you that tackle centipedes look no further than Fox Pest.
Get a free inspection and same-day* service by calling (618) 228-3795 or by emailing us. Results come with our 100% satisfaction guarantee.
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You might already know if you have a centipede infestation; but here are a couple of the most common signs centipede exterminators in Bloomington look out for:
Centipedes are fast-moving, nocturnal animals. It’s rare to see them during the day, making them seem even creepier.
Since house centipedes are the most common type of centipede infestation, you may see one crawling along your floor or up a wall. If you do, you’re going to want to get professional help to get rid of centipedes — and Fox Pest Control knows what you need.
Pets, especially cats, could show alert behavior or agitation when they come across a house centipede.
Call (618) 228-3795 for a free inspection. If you call before 2:00 pm, we can often come that day!
Remote locations & other conditions may require next-day service.
A certified technician will inspect your property & provide customized pest control treatment based on the inspection results.
Each service provides a detailed report & helpful tips to keep pests away. We return regularly throughout the year, increasing protection with every visit.
If you see pest activity between your regularly scheduled services, we will return free of charge!
Fox Pest Control provides centipede control services in Bloomington, IL and the surrounding areas, including:
How do you know if you have a centipede problem,
and what do they look like?
Well, centipedes are mostly brown, or orange,
and have legs on every segment of their body.
In fact, the word centipede means 100 legs.
Centipedes enter your home for a few reasons,
but the most common reasons are for food and shelter.
A centipede looks for a warm place to reproduce
and will find it in the dark, damp areas of your home.
Quickly you'll have a problem, because they multiply fast
and can live as long as six years.
To prevent centipedes, it's important to have regularly-scheduled pest control treatments.
This will eliminate other pests like spiders and roaches.
No spiders and no roaches equals no meals for centipedes.
Trying to remove centipedes yourself often results in yucky stains
that will ruin your furniture and carpet.
So when centipedes become a nuisance, don't DIY (Do It Yourself)
Insead, call Fox Pest Control for same-day service.
We'll send a certified, licensed pest pro to your home to do a free inspection and give you a quote.
After your service, we'll give you information on how to prevent centipedes from returning.
And don't worry, because we have a 100% satisfaction guarantee,
which means we fix your centipede problem for good.
Fox Pest Control. No Bugs. Simply Better.
Fox Pest Control is the most effective and efficient way to make sure centipedes are permanently evicted from your home in Bloomington. While there are home solutions that can be used to eradicate centipedes and their food sources — other insects — home remedies often drive the insects deeper into the home rather than exterminating centipedes. Call (618) 228-3795 or email us for a free inspection, same-day* service, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee.
Centipede venom isn’t usually strong enough to seriously harm people or pets. But in general, the larger and more colorful the centipede, the stronger the venom. Are centipedes in your home? Our house centipede pest control service can help. Call (618) 228-3795 or email us for a free inspection/estimate, same-day* service, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee.
These little critters rarely bite people unless threatened. In fact, there are people in some countries who keep centipedes for pets and give them free rein of their house. If you've got centipedes in your house, get rid of them by calling (618) 228-3795 or emailing us for a free inspection & estimate, same-day* service, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee.
Centipedes have a powerful pair of pincers under their heads that they use as needles to inject venom. Our house centipede removal service can get rid of them and keep centipedes from coming back. Call (618) 228-3795 or email us for a free inspection, same-day* service, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee.
With pincers located under their heads, centipedes can bite people if handled improperly. Regardless, they're a nusance. Ready to get rid of them and prevent them from coming back? Call (618) 228-3795 or email us for a free inspection, same-day* service, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee from our house centipede control exterminators in Bloomington, IL.
Although they’re not exactly cuddly, centipedes aren’t usually aggressive toward humans. But they're still annoying. Call (618) 228-3795 or email us for a free inspection, same-day* service, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee.
Very friendly! They also do a very awesome job in quite the timely manner wonderful place! First time they came Adam was great. The second time they came Sarah did a wonderful job.
Scott D. Knight
Fox has taken very good care of us. Very timely, always calls ahead and always has tips to keep things under control.
If a Fox Pest Control customer has an infestation of covered pests in their Bloomington, IL home or business between regularly scheduled Home Protection Plan treatments, we will come back and perform targeted treatments to get rid of the pest at no charge. If Fox Pest Control cannot resolve the problem after three such targeted treatments, we will cheerfully refund the customer’s last monthly subscription fee, as long as all other terms of the agreement have been met.
And if you see any pest activity between your regularly scheduled treatments, simply give our Bloomington office a call; we'll come back at no additional charge.
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