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What is a silverfish? [Video]

The first time you saw a silverfish, you were probably… concerned, to say the least. Silverfish are freaky looking. They don’t even look like insects so much as weird, terrestrial…

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What is a Firebrat?

We’ve written about how widely unknown and misunderstood silverfish are before. If that’s true of silverfish, however, it goes double for firebrats. Firebrats are basically silverfishes’ freakier cousin. They look…

Seal openings in your home to keep pests out.

The Pests in Your Basement this Fall

Fall is prime pest season. All kinds of pests know winter is coming, and they’re scrambling to sneak into a warm place. Basements are a pest’s favorite hiding place. They’re…

silverfish close-up

What are Silverfish?

Despite being one of the most common and widespread pests around, most people don’t know much about silverfish. This lack of public knowledge often makes silverfish seem like a scarier…