Here’s what our specialized service involves:
Fabric Pests, including variations of clothes moths and carpet beetles commonly infest fabrics throughout your home. In most cases the adults lay eggs in cracks and crevices. Fabric pest treatments are sold by application and are treated with a state approved material. This treatment includes infested areas especially cracks and crevices. View our Fabric Pest identification page to learn about the most prevalent species found in Southern California.
INSPECT - We perform a thorough inspection to identify the type of insect and to determine the extent of the infestation. Recommendations are given so that conditions sustaining the pest population can be eliminated.
TREATMENT - Treatments are targeted to areas of infestation and may include topical sprays and/or pheromone traps.
Heavy infestations may require another treatment. Corky’s fabric pest treatments are sold by application. Before your home treatment can be done it will need some preparation, in order to get rid of moths, carpet beetles and other fabric pests. Preparation steps may include: vacuuming and/or washing of infected areas or individual items. .
It is not uncommon to see a few of these pests after the initial service. Identification of the species of pest will greatly aid in finding the source of infestation.(Heavy infestations may require additional treatments)