Combatting House Centipedes

Combatting House Centipedes

The most common centipede in Australia is the native house centipede (allothereua maculata). Although house centipedes are harmless, they are definitely creepy bugs that may give you quite a shock if you stumble upon one in your home. Luckily, there are a few easy...
The Scoop on Subterranean Termites

The Scoop on Subterranean Termites

There are many different species and types of termites in Australia, but the most destructive and devastating are subterranean termites. They are the type that most commonly infest wood in buildings and cause millions of dollars worth of damage yearly. Understanding...
Health Risks Associated With Rodents

Health Risks Associated With Rodents

Mice, rats, and other rodents are not only a nuisance to homeowners, but they also carry many diseases that can cause serious health problems. From more common ailments like salmonella to rare diseases like plague, the effects of rodent-spread diseases can be...
Argentine Ants

Argentine Ants

Argentine ants are tiny creatures that have earned a big reputation for causing trouble. They not only can spread rapidly and cause frustration to homeowners, but they are also among the top 100 worst invasive species because they disrupt ecosystems and displace...
Cockroach Hot Spots

Cockroach Hot Spots

If you have stumbled upon a few cockroaches in your home, you might have convinced yourself that you don’t really have a problem. After all, you only see them on occasion, right? The truth is that cockroaches are nocturnal creatures that have excellent hiding places....