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Silverfish Treatment


Ahh this silver thing is eating my books!!!

It could be those pesty silverfish?

Call Surekill on 4341 5585 to safely erradicate the infestation!


Below is our guide to a successful Silverfish Treatment. 

  • Booking Information

  • Customer Preparations

  • Treatment

  • After Treatment 

  • How to Keep Silverfish Away?

  • For Silverfish behaviour, lifecycle and facts press the Silverfish Button

Booking Information

Job Booking - Time and Duration

Silverfish Treatment duration is approximately 45 minutes.


Jobs are booked with a time allocation of arrival for example between 10 am and 12 noon. Then treatment time needs to be considered if the Technician arrives at 12 noon, please note the treatment will not be finished until approximately 1pm


Weather Conditions 

Silverfish treatment is done inside the property so the weather does not play a part in doing this treatment.


Insurance and Australian Standards

Surekill Pest Control Pty Ltd is insured by Pacific International. Our Technicians are licensed by the Environmental Protection Authority EPA. Our Trainees complete the Rapid Training Course and receive on the job training. Our Technicians are trained to deliver a service in accordance with the Australian Standards.


Free Service Period

Silverfish Treatments have a Free Service Period of three months. Our Surekill Technician will come back out within the 3 months of treatment, if you are still experiencing a Silverfish problem.  


How to prepare for a Silverfish Treatment?

Clean Up

If possible a clean up prior to treatment would be beneficial. Get rid of any excess things or unwanted items that are being stored. 

Plastic Storage Containers 

Store books and papers in areas that are light and airy on book shelves. Plastic Storage containers are recommended instead of cardboard boxes but still in an area that gets light and air is recommended.

Treatment Time

Turn off airconitioner during treatment
Remove pets from area being treated
Chemical sensitive people should leave until chemical dried & premise fully ventilated


Discuss and Inspect

Our Surekill Technician will take the time to discuss your german cockroach problem. They will inspect the environment to get an understanding of the problem. Also they will conduct a Enviornmental Inspection Report to make sure that it is safe to conduct the treatment as required by the EPA (Environment Protection Authority).

Spray around the inside of premises

Spray is applied to areas in the house that the silverfish has been located and in common areas that are known for silverfish. 



Payment Options are cash, credit, eftpos or cheque.


Unless specific written arrangements has been provided then full contract price shall be due and payable and recoverable by the Surekill Technician on commencement of the intial treatment.

Dust in roof void

Dust is applied to the roof and subfloor as commonly found in the roof. They like areas that are dark and undisturbed. 


After Carpet Beetle Treatment

Avoid contact with treated surfaces until chemical agent has dried

Our Surekill Technician will discuss your Pest Management Plan when they are at your property. This will include how long until your next treatment and that we will send you a reminder letter. 


Let the Technician know if you have any other pest problems or concerns that you want treated or monitored. Please note if you have carpet beetles it advise to make sure you have no rodent or bird problem. They will be able to discuss it with you and  include it in your Pest Management Plan.

How to Keep Carpet Beetles Away?

Keep premises clean and tidy
Regularly open filing cabinets and enclosed bookcases
Renewal Letter

Your Pest Management Plan will let us know when to send you a reminder for your next treatment. A renewal letter or email will be sent to you to advise that your pest treatment is due. Our Surekill Technicians look forward to seeing you again and keeping your environment pest free!

Store food in plastic containers 
Wipe and clean all surfaces after use
Contact Surekill 

Please contact our friendly staff to arrange your next Pest Control Treatment!




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