How do I keep centipedes out of my house?

Aimals 06.10.15
I was bitten by one years ago and it was very painful. They seem to appear in the tub and I don't like taking showers with them.
  • Bobbie
    Bobbie Cleveland, OH
    They are a sign of a water problem somewhere in your house. I would definitely investigate that! I had a terrible problem with them for a long time before I discovered that the roof had issues I didn't know about. If you don't mind chemicals, Terro spray
  • Lisa Baker Burger
    Lisa Baker Burger Queensbury, NY
  • Deborah M Sheedlo
    Deborah M Sheedlo Escanaba, MI
    what kind of puppy?
  • Capernius
    Capernius Laporte, IN
    I did some research & this is what I learned.

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  • Joan Scharf
    I learned that centipedes are carnivores and eat the small bugs in your house. So they say to make sure you get rid of ants and small spiders, then when the centipedes have nothing to eat, they leave. I also got sticky traps at Lowes made for small
Sandra Smith