[Sca-cooks] Bugs in Grain
agora158 at gmail.com
Sun Oct 28 17:09:21 PDT 2007
Thanks, I will try the painting stuff.
On 10/29/07, Elise Fleming <alysk at ix.netcom.com> wrote:
> Ana wrote:
> >But they are still there, each time we open a closet they fly to
> >the roof of the kitchen and are there. (snip)
> >Any advice?
> I had them for several years. It finally took doing most of the things
> that you did - throwing out boxes and bags of foodstuffs, re-packaging
> foods in tight plastic containers, etc. The problem continued so I finally
> removed all the shelves from the closet and found larva behind the shelves.
> I ended up putting a thick coat of paint over the walls, ceiling and
> shelving. If they're escaping into the kitchen there's a possibility that
> they might be laying eggs elsewhere than where you store the food. We
> never tried an exterminator but you might check every crevase of your food
> places, including the floor. I figure that the paint sealed in any eggs I
> couldn't spot.
> Alys Katharine
> Elise Fleming
> alysk at ix.netcom.com
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