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Killing grass using newspaper

Zone 94590 | Anonymous added on June 25, 2018 | Answered

Doesn't newspaper attract silverfish? Is there something I should then add to repel silverfish?? & if there's a tree nearby should I avoid using vinegar in that area to keep roots safe??

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on June 26, 2018

Silverfish are attracted to paper and clothing; dark and damp is there happy place.

Look for traps or insecticides that treat these pests.

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