Moths are a polyphyletic group of insects that don’t share an immediate common ancestor. The moths are the members of the Lepidoptera insect order which includes many species of butterflies, moths, and skippers, etc. There are 160,000 species of moths in the whole world many of which have yet to be described.
In Australia, approximately 22,000 to 30,000 species of moths are generally found many of which have yet to be described. These species of moths are not harmful to us. There are mainly two types of moths that cause great damage that are:
These moths do not harm the human directly but cause damage to clothes that we wear and food material that we humans eat. The Major Pest Control Geelong provides effective treatments of these moths through which this moth infestation can be easily stopped.
Like other Lepidoptera insect moth also follows the same life cycle which includes 4 stages that are:
The cloth moth does not cause any harm to the people but causes great damage to cloths. The larvae stage moth causes most of the damage while the adult moth lay a large number of eggs between the small holes of the cloths which ultimately result in more larvae stage moths. These cloth moths generally survive by consuming fabric and cloths.
In Australia, there are 2 types of cloth moths are found which cause a great level of damage to clothes. These 2 types are:
At different stages of the life cycle of cloth moth the cloth moth damage and affect the cloths differently. The life cycle of cloth moth is as follows.
The cloth moth feeds on the cloth and fabric and cause great damage to stored cloth and other cloth-based things and materials. These cloth moths basically damage the
These are the small moths that can lay up to 400 eggs at a time directly on the food material, and cause great damage to food sources.
There are 4 types of pantry moths which are found in Australia that is:
The pantry moths live from 30 to 300 days approximately. The speed of their development and growth depends upon the atmosphere in which they live. Their life cycle depends on the temperature. The warmer the temperature the faster will be the life cycle process of pantry moths.
The pantry moth feed on food materials. They cause damage by laying their eggs directly on the food materials. Various meals to which these pantry moths can easily reach and may cause great damage are:
The signs that these moths both the cloth moth and pantry moths have entered in your home and have started damaging your clothes and food can be observed or seen as flowingly:
If you notice these symbols in your premises then don’t get panic, and just make a call to Major Pest Control Geelong and our professional experts will make your premises moth free.
Most people consider this moth infestation a normal minor problem, but slowly it becomes a big destructive problem for both food and cloth when the number of these moths increase in your house or premises at a large level. When the number of moths at your premises increases to a greater level it becomes almost difficult for every individual to solve this problem on their own. So here we Major Pest Control Geelong provide you 24 /7-hour efficient services of experts and professionals which will eliminate all the pest problems in your premises.
In the adult stage, the moth pest becomes very dangerous as they lay more eggs which result in more moth infestation as the cycle of creation of new moth goes on by adult female moths. To solve this problem Major Pest Control Geelong provides the best moth control services of our professionals which are experts and trained to solve these types of pest problems in the best possible manner.
The efficient services provided by the Major Pest Control Geelong are mentioned as following:
One on one personalized services are provided by Major Pest Control Geelong for its customers. You only need to give us a call and your all problems regarding the moth infestation including both cloth moth and pantry moth will no longer be a problem of your alone. Whenever you need help you can directly interact with our professionally trained consultants, which will not only listen to your problem but also provide the best services as per according to your needs.
After hearing your problem the Major Pest Control Geelong will first inspect your premises to determine what could be the best course of action for moth infestation control. Through inspection, Major Pest Control Geelong’s professionals will identify what type of method or treatment has to be used to get rid of these moths.
Based on the risk assessment Major Pest Control Geelong team professionals will determine the type of methods and tools that can be used for moth infestation control. The same type of methods and tools can’t be used in every situation at every place. So Major Pest Control Geelong professionals will first select the best technique as per according to the risk assessment of your premises.
As above explained firstly our team of experts will do an inspection of your premises and gather important information regarding the moth infestation control. After the Major Pest Control Geelong will take the best measure according to this pest’s life cycle.
Once Major Pest Control Geelong has considered all other factors related to pantry moth infestation the final step is to start the treatment of pest control. Out of various pest control methods, Major Pest Control Geelong professionals only use the best non-harmful methods of moth infestation control. Two ways of moth control are chemical and non-chemical methods which are explained as flowingly.
It is a chemical that is used for destroying pests. Diatomite is also known as diatomaceous earth. It is one of the most common methods which is used for various types of pest control. Diatomite is used by Major Pest Control Geelong in the form of powder. This powder is placed in the corners or small sports of your kitchen, wardrobes, and other places and not spray on the items.
Sometimes Major Pest Control Geelong uses poisonous baits also which are the mixture of food and some toxicants. It also includes some additives like oil, water, sugar, etc. to increase attractiveness.
The use of various types of chemicals pesticides don’t work well in case of cloth moths and pantry moths. Because the cloth moths are cloth damaging pests and pantry moths are food damaging pests and use of chemical pesticides on food and cloth will damage these materials. That’s why Major Pest Control Geelong first prefer moth sticky trap which attract and kills most of the moth pest. This moth sticky trap has a sticky surface where the moth gets stuck in and dies. These Pantry moths’ sticky traps can be used for adult moth control which lay down their eggs on food, clothes, and other places and increases the circle of creation of new moths.
Major Pest Control Geelong also provides a moth killer kit with a guide which is very simple and can be easily used for cloth moth and pantry moth infestation control.
Moth naphthalene balls are the solid white or multicolor balls. These are made of crude oil, coal tar, and other chemicals. These are used by Major Pest Control Geelong for preventing your premises and kitchen from various types of moths. They can be placed at various corners, tiny sports in the rooms, basement, kitchen, and other sports.
This essential oil for a moth is used by our company Major Pest Control Geelong to remove, and eliminate the smell of moth. It can be used as a post moths control process after applying the other treatment methods.
Most people think that they can control these types of small moth pests on their own and think there is no need to call for trained professionals for help. But what people don’t know is that self-home treatment can be very expensive, time-consuming and dangerous for them and the most important thing is that they don’t work most of the time.
That is why Major Pest Control Geelong highly recommended that before you waste your money, time and efforts, try to give us a call and get help in getting rid of these moths. Our highly trained professional team will provide you easy, efficient and affordable treatment for your moth infestation problems for both cloth moth and pantry moth. We here provide you 24/7 hours assistance as per according to your convenience, and for this, all you need to do is to give us a call, and we will be there for your help. So, give us a call, and Major Pest Control Geelong will take care of these pantry moths.
The main goal of our company is to satisfy our customers in the best possible manner according to their needs, and for this, Major Pest Control Geelong provides you with the best expert professional services. But our work does not end up on making your premises pest-free. We also go a step further for giving you maximum satisfaction by providing you follow-up services. Some follow-up services provided by Major Pest Control Geelong for moth control are:
When our employees will leave your home, you will feel like everything is the same but one thing will be gone and that will be the presence of these tiny moths.
, And many other places where clothes and food materials are kept or stored.
1. How do you get rid of moths permanently?
Answer: Prepare your anti- moth by dissolving pieces of old soap with water and then pouring the liquid into small moulds, to which you will also add lavender essential oil. When the moulds will be hardened, store them in the closet and moths will disappear.
2. Why do I suddenly have moths in my house?
Answer: Where moths nest
Ideal for them if the fabrics are dirty or contain human sweat or other liquid residues. Humidity is also a development factor for them, and by not drinking water, they take it in through the tissues they eat
3. What causes carpet moths in the house?
Answer: The moths feed of fabrics and natural fibres; they have the ability to transform keratin, a protein found in hair, hair and wool, into food. These tiny creatures prefer dirty fabrics and are particularly attracted to carpets and clothes that contain sweat and residues of other liquids.
4. What are the signs of carpet moths?
Answer: We find ourselves in front of the presence of moths in the event that the leaders of clothing, carpets or accessories present the jagged lesions that form one or more holes. Secondly, we have to check inside of the wardrobe the presence of tubes of silk that host the small larvae of moths.
5. How do you protect wool from moths?
Answer: Besides camphor and oriental red cedar oil, there are other natural remedies that can be used to protect wool from moths. A good repellent is a lavender. A potpourri made from dried lavender flowers stored in drawers and cabinets where the wool will be stored can act as a repellent.