You would usually become aware of Clothes Moths presence either because you noticed some articles showing damage or you see the adult flying moths or both.
Clothes moths often find great nutrition among the crumbs we drop in upholstery and carpets. As well our skin sheds, hair and perspiration is another source of food.
Depending upon the kind of articles and which parts of the house they are in, you would need to focus your attention to that area and those types of articles in your household. Washing, sanitizing and vacuuming the threatened articles and areas would help control the situation.
However, if the situation is out of hand or does not improve by your efforts or if you have a low tolerance of Clothes Moths, your only choice may be to have a professional Moths extermination service.
Combing, Brushing and Vacuuming affected articles is quite helpful in reducing Clothes Moth infestation.
Also, placing affected objects in sunlight for a few hours pushes these insects out and away from these articles when other methods are not sufficient.
Compartmentalizing contaminated and sanitized items is an excellent approach in problem solving. Taking a big situation and breaking it down into small and manageable portions.
Larva of Clothes Moths making holes and patches in Silks, animal Furs and other articles derived from natural organic matter.
Contamination and Irrecoverable Damage of household items.
Adults fluttering around the house causing aesthetic damage.