know your enemy

So as to fight something, one has to get to know it

Presence
Anywhere in the
world, although
they swarm around barns and
garbage dumps. They are attracted by
food and faecal
matter.

Effects
Do not bite
although their
eating habits
can cause
certain diseases.

Temporality
They are far more common in Summer with the advent of the summer heat.

Critical Areas
Bars and restaurants kitchens as well as garbage cans.

Treatment
Insecticides should be
sprayed evenly
throughout the room
where they are to be found.
The use of VinferMatón Rapid or Super VinferMatón XL is recommended.

insecticides range.

Presence
This insect tends to be a cosmopolitan insect as it is can be found both in town (gardens) and the countryside drawn to moisture.

Effects
Annoying welt shaped stings having a rounded and swollen appearance.

Temporality
Massive presence during high temperatures. Summer and Spring. Although they exist all year round.

Critical Areas
Gardens and terraces

Treatment
Avoid in gardens and terraces containers containing stagnant water given that it is where the mosquitoes lay their eggs. The use of insecticides is effective. Insecticides such as VinferMatón Casa (House) are the recommended insecticides for flying insects.

Presence
Cockroaches can appear in foundations, plumbing, kitchens, basements … Rooms of private homes and other facilities.

Effects
Can become hazardous given that they contaminate food.

Temporality
They feed at night and hide during the day. High temperatures cause their massive emergence.

Critical Areass
Dark, humid places and the presence of food.

Treatment
Aerosol insecticides with specific active substances for spraying onto baseboards and floors are effective. Insecticides such as the VinferMatón Cockroaches and our flagship product VinferMatón Residual are the recommended insecticides for crawling insects.

Presence
Gardens with plants and flowers, swimming pools etc. They live in colonies and are drawn to the fruit.

Effects
Annoying and painful sting. Particular care should be taken by children and persons who are allergic to wasp venom.

Temporality
Summer, in particular July and August.

Critical Areas
Swimming pools and wetlands.

Treatment
Avoid the creation of honeycomb nests and use a suitable insecticide using short bursts of spray. Our immediate action Insecticide VinferMatón Wasps Immediate Action Insecticide with far reaching diffuser is recommended.

Presence
Ants live anywhere regardless of whether it is the city or the countryside.

Effects
Do not cause stings but can be extremely annoying in gardens and including if they nest in the home.

Temporality
Although they are active year-round, ants usually appear especially in Summer, the season when they collect their food.

Critical Areas
Kitchens, gardens and any room in which food can be found.

Treatment
Resealing and sealing of holes and cavities in the areas through which they can access homes or facilities.
Insecticides such as the VinferMatón Cockroaches and our flagship product VinferMatón Residual are the recommended insecticides for crawling insects.

Presence
Found mainly in Central America and Asia, and in recent years the tiger mosquito has emerged in Spain in coastal areas, especially in Catalonia.

Effects
A painful sting that swells and lasts longer than autochthonous mosquito stings.

Temporality
Can appear at any time of the year, but with the high temperatures have an increased development.

Critical Areas
They usually settle in urban and suburban areas due to the large number of gardens and also on housing estates.

Treatment
Avoid standing water be left in containers at any time of the year given the mosquito eggs grow there even at low temperatures. To kill off this dreaded insect Super VinferMatón XL for interiors is recommended.

Presence
Anywhere in the world.

Effects
Can damage garments,
as they feed on fabrics,
their favourites are animal origin fabrics.

Temporality
Mainly during
warmer months,
and are nocturnal insects.

Critical Areas
Wardrobes,
drawers and
closed rooms.

Treatment
VinferMatón Anti-moth
Dust mites Perfumer.

Presence
Anywhere in the world.

Effects
Annoying bite which can lead to dermatitis or eczema.

Temporality
Common throughout the year.

Critical Areas
Carpets,
Sofas, mattresses …

Treatment
Vinfermatón Anti-Moth Dust mites Perfumer.