These insects are active at night and during the day they look for damp areas and small cracks. They have pincers and wings. They cannot fly far distances and they look for moist areas. Earwigs can be 5 to 25 mm in size. Some kinds of Earwigs create a liquid that is very strong and foul smelling to keep away predators.
Earwigs are fast and can be found in areas where there is water. When you have an earwig infestation they can be found in laundry rooms, kitchens, and bathrooms.