European Wasps 

European Wasps 

You may have heard that “Murder Hornets” (Asian giant hornets aka vespa mandarinia) have been seen in the wild in the United States for the first time. News of this invasion has crossed the globe and added more anxiety to an already packed 2020. This invasive species...
The Most Common Sunshine Coast Pests 

The Most Common Sunshine Coast Pests 

Australia is known for its interesting and unique wildlife, but when it comes to pests, the majority of our pest control calls concern some very common critters like ants, termites, and rodents. These pests can spread disease, destroy homes and property, and become a...
How To Avoid Mosquitoes 

How To Avoid Mosquitoes 

Whether you are traveling somewhere new or just enjoying your own backyard, mosquitos can quickly ruin an outdoor adventure. Mozzies are responsible for more deaths in the world than any other animal, so controlling them is crucial. In Australia, mosquitoes cause...
Tick Repelling Clothing

Tick Repelling Clothing

Ticks are common along the warm, eastern coast of Australia. There are around 75 known species in the country, and many of those will feed on humans and pets. Because ticks rely on blood to live, they can easily transmit many diseases from one animal or human to...
5 Interesting Facts About Centipedes 

5 Interesting Facts About Centipedes 

Centipedes can look very intimidating because of the way they move and their many legs, but centipedes are generally quite harmless. Even though you probably don’t want them in or around your home, there are still many interesting things to learn about centipedes....
House Flies and Disease

House Flies and Disease

Flies are extremely common pests that often live in close association with humans. The common housefly (musca domestica) may not seem like a huge problem at first thought, but they can spread many diseases that can sicken you and your family. Let’s take a closer look...