Pest Prevention Tips & Advice
We tend to believe that insects are only a problem during the warm, summer season, but there are actually a number of pests that come out to play during the cooler times of the year. Victorian home owners are especially vulnerable to insect infestation during autumn and winter, as temperatures rarely get low enough to kill them off.
As a species, wasps are beneficial in that they deter other insects and help pollinate plants and flowers. That being said, they can be quite a nuisance and even a harm if they start to congregate near or in your Melbourne home. Wasps sting when aggravated, and they can cause distraction and disturbance when they form groups.
When people think of Australia, bugs, spiders and snakes almost immediately come to mind. Depending on your geographical location, the extent of how you are affected by these creepy crawlies varies, however, the issue still remains prevalent and problematic Australia wide.
Termites, regardless of how small and seemingly harmless they might seem, can wreak havoc to your property if you don’t implement certain termite prevention steps. Feeding on cellulose, the main component in plants, termites can be highly destructive even in small numbers.
Pests are an unfortunate part of life, and even the most careful and thorough of us will likely have one or two pest encounters eventually. Insects, rodents, or larger animals can all be...