The House Mouse

The House Mouse

The house mouse (mus musculus) is one of the most common pests throughout the entire world. It is believed to have originated in central Asia, but it is now found everywhere, including throughout all of Australia. As the name suggests, the house mouse is a commensal...
The Benefits of Bugs

The Benefits of Bugs

Here at Radar Pest Control, we spend our time and energy helping people prevent and get rid of pesky bugs and rodents. From roaches to rats and silverfish to spiders, our technicians can take care of them all. But did you know that bugs are also pretty important!...
Five General Pest Control Tips

Five General Pest Control Tips

Whether you are dealing with rodents or roaches, spiders or silverfish, there are a few basic things you can do to keep most pests away from your home. Here are five general tips that every homeowner needs to know. Seal the Exterior One of the most important things...
Interesting Facts About Spider Silk

Interesting Facts About Spider Silk

When you think about spiders, one of the most common images that comes to mind is probably a spider web. Webs can be frustrating when they are in or around your home, but spider silk is also pretty fascinating. Here are some interesting facts about spider silk, as...
Millipede Control

Millipede Control

Millipedes are unique creatures that are most known for having lots and lots of legs. They are generally harmless and benefit the environment as decomposers, but sometimes population explosions can mean that they may begin to damage crops and become a nuisance in...
What Do Roaches Eat?

What Do Roaches Eat?

Roaches are not known to be picky eaters. In fact, they can survive in nearly any habitat and location on earth and will be content with whatever food is available. It’s no wonder then that roaches are one of the most common pests around....
Termite Anatomy

Termite Anatomy

Termites cause hundreds of millions of dollars in damage across Australia every year. Queensland, in particular, is at extreme risk for termites, so it is essential for homeowners to have yearly inspections, implement preventive measures, and know the signs of...
What You Need to Know About Carpenter Ants

What You Need to Know About Carpenter Ants

Termites might be the most likely insects to do damage to your home, but not far behind are carpenter ants. And while nearly everyone protects their home against termites, the same might not be true of these wood-destroying ants. Carpenter Ant Identification Carpenter...