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Regular inspections are critical to prevent infestations before they cause any damage. Effective termite treatment & prevention begins with taking the right steps towards deterring these pests from making a home out of your own. we recommend you arrange regular, professional inspections at least once a year and check your home for infestations during high periods of termite activity ( spring and summer).
Spiders are predators that eat various other arthropods usually smaller than themselves. Common prey includes crickets , flies , bees grasshoppers , moths and butterflies.Some Spiders are able to survive months without food, particularly during the colder months when food is minimal and their own metabolic rate has slowed.
European wasps are very common in Melbourne and are usually noticed in the warmer months from January to March. They have a yellow band with a black body and are usually between 12-15mm in length. They are fast flyers with clear wings and their nest can contain up to 1000's of workers. They can sting several times when disturbed or agitated, and the sting is very painful and can even cause allergic reaction. However, only female wasps sting and may do so repeatedly.
Honey Bees often leave commercial hives and settle in around homes. During spring is when they are more common to be active. They are important to the ecosystem but are usually are concern for family pets and loved ones.They have a nasty sting ,pets and humans can have allergic reaction.
During Autumn and Winter is where they seek shelter indoors. Rat mainly nest in wall voids, roof cavitys and other parts of construction that offer a secretive, undisturbed area for shelter and access to food and water. Rats are typically omnivorous in their feeding habits and will eat all human or animal food and feedstocks.
Ants can be a pest In and around the home. If they get into your home you will usually find them in the kitchen going for sweet things like honey , Jams and even areas of moisture.
Cockroaches are mostly nocturnal creatures that hide during the day and become active in the night to seek food. If you see cockroaches during daylight hours this could indicate overpopulation. Typically infestations of pest cockroaches develop in and around buildings and other structures that provide food, shelter and often the preffered conditions of temperature and humidity. A commercial kitchen may support hundreds or even thousands of cockroaches at varying stages of development. They may be carried from place to place as live individuals or as egg cases, in foods, and food packaging, luggage, furniture, buses, trains, ships and aeroplanes.
Fleas are small very specialized parasitic insects. Adults fleas are small 1.5mm- 4.0mm long and usually brownish, strongly sclerotised laterally compressed and equipped with piercing mouthparts. They have well developed hindlegs so they can jump and claw onto a host animal.