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Bug Horror Stories!

Bugs make even the best of us squeamish (they are called creepy crawlies for a reason). None the less, we humans are fascinated with the horrors of bugs. So to satisfy your curiosity, here are some creepy stories about bugs from our pest control team. If you have a...

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Amazing Facts About Termites

Termites have been around for millions of years, munching on wood in forests and now in people’s homes. While they are undoubtedly pests in Australia, they are interesting creatures. So, to help you learn more about these creatures, here are some amazing facts about...

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If You See A Fly On Your Food, Should You Throw It Away?

If there’s one thing that everybody knows about flies, it’s that they aren’t the cleanest of creatures. They are drawn to rotten food and dog faeces and hang out around bins and road kill. Whether you eat food that a fly has touched is completely up to you, but before...

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Fancy Names for Insect Phobias

Very few people enjoy looking at, or talking about bugs, but for many Australians, insects are a source of absolute terror. Whether it’s spiders, cockroaches or bed bugs, these insect phobias can make day-to-day life difficult. To help you understand these fears, our...

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The health threats posed by pests

Whilst pests might give you the shivers that’s not all they can give you. Pests and rodents can pose serious health risks if left to untreated, hence the strict food legislation for food outlets. Mice and rats that seek shelter in your home can live in walls, ceilings...

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Make your home a fortress against pests

Merely closing your door and windows won’t stop pests from invading your home. Pests are clever and where there’s a will there’s a way. So, how can I stop pests from entering my home? Should you want to take advantage of the fresh air, the best way to protect your...

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Pest Phobias – The struggle is real

Pests might make your skin crawl, but for some people it goes a step further. There are millions of irrational fears in the world, and it’s no surprise that a fear of pests is quite common. No one likes cockroaches in their home, they carry bacteria and viruses and...

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