The eradication and control methods used for termites (white ants) have advanced markedly over the past decade with high rates of success, given that treatment solutions are readily available on the market. However, what you should do if you think you have termites in your home is to call in a local specialist – and if you’re located in the Geelong region, contact Acacia Pest Control service.
We must be able trust those who sell us our food.
It is now so easy for consumers to get on social media and crucify restaurants and cafes for not meeting their expectations. Whether it is the service, the product or the cleanliness, the food supplier should endeavour to provide their absolute best.
You may not want to know it, but pests are as much a part of the fabric of a home as the carpet or curtains. That’s not to say your home is infested with destructive termites or disease-transmitting cockroaches. However, a recent study from North Carolina State University in the USA tells us we are definitely not alone.
A Paradox you might never have considered.
This list was developed by the Australian Museum in Sydney. Museum staff rated animals out of 10 based on the threat they pose, combined with the likelihood of encountering one.
If I had ten cents for every remedy I have been told on how to “fix pests” I’d have a Ferrari, possibly two!
For some reason every third grandmother in town has a good old fashioned solution to get rid of pests.
Pest controlling products are designed to specifically target pests that are found in the home. So surely they are safe? But there is still a nagging suspicion that they may not be, especially for our children.
Are there Termites in the area?
In short: YES INDEED!
Where are termites?
I get asked this question quite a lot: Termites are found in every mainland state. Tasmania does have grass eating termite species but these are generally not invasive into homes.
After release in 1833 and thriving very nicely for 181 years, foxes are winning the battle against humans.
Tasked with protecting the districts native fauna, domestic pets and farmers stock from these guys. We find red foxes to be an awfully good combatant.