5 Termite Signs to Look for Outdoors Before You Purchase a Property

Before you purchase a property in any part of Australia, it's important that you check it for termites. Since termites die when exposed to sunlight, you won't find them crawling out in the open. So, even a thorough examination of a property can miss the presence of termites. Termites are often busy in the places you can't see. So, if you suspect termites but can't find any recognizable signs of their presence inside a property, look for the following signs outside the property. [Read More]

Tips for Keeping Pests Out of Your Vacation Rental During the Off-Peak Season

As a vacation renter, the last thing you want is to have pests on your property. Whether they are roaches, rodents or termites, pests can destroy your property and ruin your guests' experiences. Most people tend to neglect their vacation rentals during the off-peak season, and this is the time when most pests weasel their way into the premises and resurface during the peak season. Avoid these kinds of incidences by following these practical pest control tips: [Read More]

6 Ways That German Cockroaches Get Into a House

Cockroaches are similar to termites. For one, cockroaches help the environment by helping to clear away dead plant material. For another, cockroaches will enter a house and nest there if they detect the presence of food, shelter and water. And, much like termites, cockroaches are sneaky little critters. That's why you sometimes don't realize they are in your home until you have an infestation. Unfortunately, because of their size, German cockroaches can enter a house in numerous ways. [Read More]

Tips for Preventing a Termite Infestation in Your Home

Unlike many types of insects that can be easily spotted flying or crawling around your home, termites can stay out of sight while munching at the wooden elements of the home throughout the year. As a result, you might not be aware of termite activity in your home until significant termite damage has already happened. The best way to stay ahead of termite problems is to put in place measures to prevent a termite infestation in your home. [Read More]