When thinking of all the different problems and challenges you could face when running your business, you may not foresee pest problems. Yet, a pest infestation can damage your inventory, harm your employees' health and even cause your business to shut down until the issue gets resolved. The best way to stop pests from hurting your business is to adopt a proactive approach to pest management. As the name implies, proactive pest management requires taking precautionary steps to stop pests from entering your home in the first place.
26 October 2022
Rats constitute a pest control problem that affects both rural and urban areas of Australia. In fact, rats and mice often cause the most damage when their numbers grow rapidly because they have found a large food supply close to them, sometimes in the form of grain silos. However, they also tend to be a problem in city centres when they gain access to the food that people throw away. Either way, you will not want them on your property for long.
29 March 2022
Finding a new property can be an exciting turning point in your life. If you prefer to purchase one that's already been lived in, you'll find yourself dealing with property inspections. Each inspection you order costs money, so it's always useful to identify early signs of problems for yourself. One issue that can be particularly hard to resolve is a termite infestation. Here are some signs the property you're looking at is also home to termites.
28 December 2021
Sharing your home with pests such as termites, cockroaches, bedbugs, and rodents comes with many disadvantages. For instance, these pests can embarrass you in front of your guests as they move around the house. Also, the pests can damage your home and also expose you and your loved ones to health problems. And since you do not want to be a victim of a pest infestation, you should hire professional pest control services because they will help you in the following ways.
15 June 2021
Termites cause problems on every continent on the planet — with the exception of Antarctica — but they are more of a nuisance in Australia than in many other locations. Of course, there are numerous termite colonies that exist nowhere near to humans which never cause any problems at all. However, when they start to build their nests under foundations or within the woodwork of buildings, they can cause a great deal of destruction.
25 March 2021
For the most part, spiders are pretty harmless and don't pose an immediate danger. When they feel threatened, some spider species may bite. The spot on your skin where the spider bites may also become itchy. The real threat comes in when you are bitten by a venomous spider, in which case you will be looking at more severe consequences for your health and well-being. From an expert's point of view, there's quite a bit that you can do as part of your spider pest control plan, including (but not limited to) the following:
22 January 2019
Termites are some of the most destructive pests you can ever deal with in your home. What makes them quite dangerous is that they are quiet and eat wood structures from the inside out, which means it's not always easy to detect the infestation and you may only notice you have a termite problem when the damage has already been done. Fortunately, with a few tips, you can spot a termite infestation before extensive damage is done to the wooden structures and items in your home so that you plan for termite inspection as soon as possible.
24 May 2018
Many people suffer from arachnophobia, the fear of spiders. While not all spider species in the home are dangerous, some people just find them creepy to encounter, and they can be bothersome, especially when they're many. A little-known fact is that spiders actually help with insect control in the home, and so Daddy Long Legs (the spider species with extremely long legs) can be a good ally to have in the home if flies and mosquitoes are a bother.
8 February 2018
Whether you are in a retail environment, hospitality field, a traditional office or a food service company, pests are unwelcome guests that can prevent or shut down the company operations. Listed below are some pest control tips you can rely on. Door sweeps In most cases, property managers think that pests come via cracks on the foundation or walls. However, doors are easy pest entry points too. You can use door sweeps to keep pests out of the facility.
3 January 2018
During the numerous festivities that happen in the holiday season, fruit flies are one of the most prevalent intruders that you would have to contend with. From enticing food displays to numerous sweet drinks available, fruit flies can quickly become a menace in your home and ruin your hosting activities. Here are some tips to stopping fruit flies from becoming perpetual uninvited guests during the holidays. Rigorous trash elimination With all the waste produced during the holiday season, this is not the time to become lax with your garbage disposal measures.
30 November 2017