homes, they may damage textiles such as cotton,
linen, wool, silk, or even furs. Clothing or material
soiled by perspiration or food is more likely to
attract crickets. Crickets are most active at night
and prefer to live in dark, close quarters. To keep
crickets out of the house, check for and repair
poorly fitted doors, windows and vents, and caulk
cracks and crevices in and around the foundation.