Silver Fish

Latin Name: Lepisma saccharina
Length: 12-19 mm
Color: White to brown-grey or bluish-silver in color
Digestive Tract: Yes


Silver Fish is a small wingless insect which belongs to Animalia Kingdom. Commonly known as Paramites.

Silverfish are known for their destructive feeding habits. If you find any silverfish inside your home, spray the home’s perimeter with a residual insecticide. By doing this, you can get rid of them.

SILVER FISH:  Pest Control

Some experts label Silverfish as the most destructive pest of stored food. Silverfish are known for their destructive feeding habits, oftentimes ruining papers, clothing and wallpaper. While over the counter products can help you kill the silverfish you see, it is extremely difficult to “do it yourself” exterminate a silverfish infestation once one is established.  Bugs Anonymous is a family owned and operated company that has been exterminating silver fish for over 40 years in the Northern Illinois area.

Silverfish can ruin not just your home but your health and happiness. You need someone you can trust to eliminate and control your Silverfish infestation for good. If you think you have a Silverfish problem call Bugs Anonymous today to schedule a free home inspection at 630-529-7216.

Once you contact Bugs Anonymous for silver fish removal and extermination, our pest free commitment begins with a complete inspection of your home, structure, or property by one of our state certified Bugs Anonymous Technicians. We will identify if you have silver fish, determine the source of the infestation, and work with you on a customized solution utilizing the most advanced silver fish removal procedures. At Bugs Anonymous we will work endlessly to eradicate and exterminate your silver fish infestation problem. Call us today at 630- 529-7216 for your free inspection.

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Easy Ways To Identify A Silverfish Infestation

The most common way of identifying you have a silverfish infestation may include finding the molted shells or fecal matter produced by these insects.

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What Do Silverfish Look Like?

Mature silverfish measure between 1/2 and 3/4 of an inch and have two long antennae appendages. These insects exhibit a gray or silver coloring and appear to have three long spikes that originate from the lower abdomen.

Reasons To Treat Your Silverfish Problem Immediately

Silverfish are only considered a nuisance pest; they do no bite or sting. They may damage items in your home such as books, papers, photos and wallpaper.

Our Silverfish Removal / Pest Control Guarantee

Customer satisfaction is our number one goal. If you pest return after our initial treatments we will return and retreat your property at with no additional charge for six months.  We have confidence that our over 40 years of experience allows us to deliver exceptional quality and effective service. Our reputation is important to us so we do our very best to provide service and results you can expect from professionals.

Silver Fish Removal and Pest Control: About Bugs Anonymous

At Bugs Anonymous, we are a family owned company that has been in the pest control business for more than 40 years. We specialize in Silver Fish Removal, Silver Fish Extermination and Pest Control in Northern IL. What sets us apart from our competitors is that there are no contracts to sign and no long term commitments necessary. In addition, we use low odor chemicals. We offer our clients a six-month guarantee and if we have to come around again, we will not charge you to do another treatment of any area re-infested within six months of the initial treatment. Call Bugs Anonymous today at 630 529-7216.

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