Completely off topic...... moths.... can anyone help?

Discussion in 'Pregnancy - Third Trimester' started by MamaK, Apr 21, 2009.

  1. MamaK

    MamaK Mama to Miles

    Oct 7, 2008
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    Sorry that this is completely off topic but I thought some of you may be able to help me.

    I had stored some clothes in my basement and took them into the house yesterday.

    When I unfolded a skirt I saw 2 little (what I think is) moth larvae.

    None of the clothes had moth holes in them and as far as I could see there was no living moths / larvae, but I have pretty much thrown out most of the clothes. I kept a few things (which may not even have had moths touch them) but to be sure I washed them yesterday at 30 degrees... they couldnt be put in the dryer so I hung them out to dry.

    The question is, do you think washing them is enough and any eggs etc that may have been on them (that I didnt see) would be washed off? Or do I need to take more action???

    Im really getting into 'mummy mode' as I just want to make sure I have gotten rid of them.

    Would ironing these clothes also help to get rid of anything left over on the clothes?

    Thanks alot if anyone can help! xxxx
  2. Jkelmum

    Jkelmum Well-Known Member

    Oct 1, 2008
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    No idea sorry but didnt wanna read and run hope u get it sorted x

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