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Moths

Moths

Although moths do not cause a health risk, they are a pest due to the destruction they cause to natural fibres in cloths, carpets, fabrics and even leather. Are fully qualified technicians are able to identify your moth species, understanding there habits, then enabling us to effectively and efficiently treat any Moth infestation.

Risks

  • Damage to goods (clothing, carpets, fabrics, furs and leathers)
  • Hard to identify until an established infestation. (eggs laid in dark often undisturbed areas)

Identify a Moth species

aCommon cloths moth

  • Adults are 6-8mm in size
  • Larvae’s are creamy white colour
  • Holes in carpets (irregular shaped)
  • Larvae are up to 10mm in length
  • Females do not fly (males occasionally)
  • Wings described as straw coloured

 

aaCase bearing cloths moth

  • Dark body with three faint spots
  • Adults 6-8mm in length
  • Larvae’s are creamy white colour

 

 

 

aaaBrown House moth

  • Adults 8-14 mm in size
  • Mainly brown in colour
  • Larvae up to 20mm in length

 

 

 

aaaaWhite shouldered moth

  • Adults 6-10mm in length
  • Larvae feeds on foods (less damaging to fabrics)
  • Larvae up to 12mm in size

 

 

 

Treating a moth infestation

DALPEST Solutions are fully qualified to RSPH Level 2 and have a simple but extremely effective 3 step process to the elimination and prevention of Moths.

  1. We will perform a FREE SITE SURVEY to identify the pest and the extent of  infestation.
  2. Undertake the particular control method our technician feels is best suited to your situation, with the option of a non-toxic treatment being used.  Always ensuring the safety of your family, your home and your pets.
  3. Check up on the progress of the treatment, replenishing all methods of control if needed. Until the infestation is clear.

Call DALPEST on 0845 22 37 115 for instant answers to your questions, advice or to book a free survey.

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DALPEST operate using only RSPH Level 2 trained technicians and act in accordance with the British Pest Control Association (BPCA) standards and the Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use (CRRU) guidelines at all times. DALPEST prides itself on service, customer relations and rapid response times operating a 24/7 365 days a year service.

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View our range of services and the list of pests that we treat. Each page contains free advice on the treatment process for each pest.

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Call us on 0845 22 37 115 for any advice or to arrange a free site survey and quotation. Alternatively, please feel free to email us at info@dalpest.co.uk

Our Covered Areas

We cover all Peterborough and surrounding areas for Domestic, Commercial and Agricultural Pest Control, we also offer nationwide coverage on request dependent on the nature of the work needed.  Areas covered include (but not exclusively): Achurch, Ailsworth, Aldgate, Alwalton, Apethorpe, Armston, Ashton, Aunby, Bainton, Barholme, Barnack, Barnwell All Saints, Barnwell St Andrew, Baston, Blatherwycke, Blatherwycke, Braceborough, Bretton, Bulwick, Caldecote, Careby, Carlby, Casterton, Castor, Chesterton, Coates, Collyweston, Conington, Cotterstock, Crowland, Deeping saint James, Deeping St James, Deeping St. James, Denton, Dogsthorpe, Duddington, Eaglethorpe, Eastfield, Eastgate, Easton-on-the-hill, Eastrea, Eldernell, Elton, Essendine, Etton, Eye, Farcet, Fengate, Folksworth, Fotheringhay, Frognall, Geeston, Glapthorn, Glinton, Great Casterton, Greatford, Gunthorpe, Haddon, Hampton, Hampton Vale, Helpston, Hemington, Holme, Ingthorpe, Ketton, Kings Cliffe, King’s Cliffe, Langtoft, Little Casterton, Longthorpe, Lower Benefield, Luddington, Luddington in the Brook, Lutton, Marholm, Market Deeping, Maxey, Morborne, Nassington, Netherton, Newborough, Newstead, Norman Cross, Northborough, Oundle, Parnwell, Paston, Peakirk, Peterborough, Pickworth, Pilsgate, Pilton, Polebrook, Ravensthorpe, Ryhall, Sibson, Southorpe, Southwick, Stamford, Stanground, Stibbington, Stilton, Stoke Doyle, Suthery, Sutton, Tallington, Tansor, Thorney, Thornhaugh, Thurning, Tickencote, Tinwell, Tixover, Uffington, Ufford, Upper Benefield, Upton, Wadenhoe, Walton, Wansford, Warmington, Water Newton, Werrington, West Deeping, Westwood, Whittlesey, Wigsthorpe, Wilsthorpe, Wittering, Woodnewton, Woodston, Yarwell, Yaxley.

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DALPEST provide a wide range of Pest Control Solutions so if you can’t find the service on our website then please call us on 0845 22 37 115 for instant answers to your questions, advice or to book a free survey.
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Traditional humane mole catching methods used.

Agreed fixed price before treatment begins.

As a Local independent pest control firm we pride ourselves on always going the extra mile for our customers.

Annual contracts available

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DALPEST – Peterborough Pest Control Specialists

We cover all pests so even if it isn’t listed on our website, don’t hesitate to call DALPEST on 0845 22 37 115

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