Ants digging up the dirt in and around pavers can make a real mess of paths and driveways. If left untreated they can undermine the pavers, creating an uneven surface that can be dangerous and expensive to fix. Far better to nip the problem in the bud and eliminate the ants before they cause any significant damage. Here are a few tips on how to exclude ants from your paved areas and provide lasting protection.Read More
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Pest prevention is often easier than the cure. Indeed, many pest problems can be prevented through good hygiene practices and a bit of home maintenance, even without using pest control products. So here are the top 30 pest prevention tips for inside and outside the home.Read More
A single wasp flying around may be ignored, but if you have a wasp nest on your property, it’s definitely time to act! Getting rid of wasp nests can be carried out by the confident homeowner, but it is important to use the correct products and appropriate safety equipment...Read More
When you have flea infestation, a flea bomb is the go to product. But how do you use a flea bomb correctly and safely to deliver optimal performance? Learn how to control fleas with PestXpert Pro-Fogger, the professional flea bombRead More
With increasing temperature and humidity comes the arrival of the flea season. There are no short cuts with a flea treatment as one or two fleas can become an infestation before you know it! You need to be thorough, very thorough! Here is the five step flea control process...Read More
When you’re entertaining family and friends at Christmas, you want your house to look its best. You certainly don’t want the horror of a stray cockroach or the annoyance of mosquitoes driving everyone inside. By following our 5 step Christmas action plan, you can have a pest free home this Christmas.Read More
Most homeowners struggle to get rid of ants....... and it's not easy, even for professional pest controllers! To get lasting control of ants you need to kill the whole nest, particularly targeting the queen(s). To do this successfully you need to be able to identify the species, understand their colony structure and forgaging behaviour and then know which products to use and how to use them. So here's a crash course to help you on your way...Read More
Whether you have to run inside at dusk to avoid the mosquito swarms, or are kept awake at night by high pitched whining in your ears, mosquito problems can be very annoying! To successfully deal with a mosquito problem, it's necessary to use a combination of actions - using this mosquito treatment guide will allow you to reclaim your outdoor areas and make indoors a mosquito free zone.Read More
For those of us lucky enough to have had good Summer rains, for some it has come with the curse of increased mosquito numbers. However, there are a number of ways we can keep mosquito numbers down to prevent them annoying our BBQ or worse still finding their way inside to prevent a good night's sleep. Read on to find out more...