When are Termites Active?

When are Termites Active?

Unlike most creatures that sleep or rest, termites are almost always active. They do not sleep and will continue to work away 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. There are certain times during the year when termites may be more active than others, however, so in this...
Get a Jump on Wasp Control This Spring

Get a Jump on Wasp Control This Spring

Wasps can be extremely aggravating when they buzz around your outdoor gatherings and build nests on the outside of your home. Late summer and early fall are the most common times for wasp problems. To avoid these frustrations, you need to get an early jump on wasp...
What Foods Attract Rodents? 

What Foods Attract Rodents? 

Rats and mice are notorious for eating anything and everything. While they each have their own preferences, they will feast on whatever is available. Since food is one of the main things that will attract rodents to your home, knowing what types of things rats and...
How Do Crickets Get into Houses? 

How Do Crickets Get into Houses? 

Crickets are widespread throughout Australia, including right here in Queensland. Damage to crops is obviously the most devastating problem caused by crickets, but residents can also face frustration when crickets find their way into homes.      House...
Dealing with German Roaches 

Dealing with German Roaches 

German roaches (Blattella germanica) are one of the most common kinds of cockroach that inhabit homes and businesses. They are especially associated with apartments, restaurants, food processing plants, and hotels. These pests reproduce rapidly and are known to cause...
Are Silverfish Dangerous for Pets?

Are Silverfish Dangerous for Pets?

To humans, silverfish are creepy because of their unique appearance and bizarre wiggly movements. To our pets, however, they seem to be highly intriguing. You may have noticed your cats or dogs eating or pouncing on silverfish and wonder if they are dangerous....
Do Termites Make Noise?

Do Termites Make Noise?

Many nervous homeowners will do everything possible to ensure that their homes remain termite-free. They have yearly termite inspections, work with a Sunshine Coast termite specialist, and valiantly watch for signs of termites. After seemingly everything is taken care...
Dealing with Black House Ants Along the Sunshine Coast

Dealing with Black House Ants Along the Sunshine Coast

Black house ants are common pests throughout Australia. They invade homes in search of food and moisture and will build nests along sidewalks and foundations. Although these little ants aren’t dangerous, they can be a real nuisance. Radar Pest Control can help you...