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Pest Control Tips For Your Boat


October 18, 2019 2:42 pm

Pests at sea? Yes, pests are found on board ships, yachts and boats of any size. Find out what are the most common boat pests, and how you can avoid an infestation. Most common pests found in boats Cockroaches and Ants These are the most common pests found at sea.  They easily come on board (mostly through hitchhiking), and all... View Article

The Importance Of Good Hand Hygiene


October 18, 2019 2:42 pm

Hand hygiene is the simple act of washing or cleansing your hands. It is a habit we should form and do when we use the bathroom, when we cough or sneeze or when we handle food. Unfortunately, too many people either do not wash their hands or do not know how to properly wash their hands. Why don’t people wash... View Article

7 Essential Tips To Help Prepare Your Home For Spring


October 18, 2019 2:42 pm

Do you need a project to warm you up in winter? Don’t slack off in the cold months. Now is the perfect time to pull on those rubber gloves and prepare your home for the coming warmer seasons. We have some useful tips to share with you to ensure your property is well protected from the pests & vermin that... View Article

What Does Coffee Washrooms And Pest Control Have In Common


October 18, 2019 2:42 pm

What's the common link? What does Freshly Brewed Peruvian Single origin coffee, Washrooms, and Pest Control have in common? Read our blog to find out! The answer is? Hot Water! Specifically, steam!   Wait a moment you say; Single Origin Peruvian coffee shouldn’t be boiling hot. You’ll burn the roast! True, true, so maybe our title should’ve been what do... View Article

3 Signs Of Bed Bugs People Can Miss


October 18, 2019 2:42 pm

You Might Have Bed Bugs! 2 out of 3 people won’t develop any symptoms to a bedbugs bite, how can you tell if you have them? Bed bugs are one of the most common pests in existence. In fact, Anticimex, Flicks parent company derives its name from its fight against the little crawlers. Literally Anticimex translate from Swedish to “Against... View Article

What To Do If You Find Bed Bugs


October 18, 2019 2:42 pm

You’ve found bed bugs in your bedroom; how do you get rid of them Incidents of Bed Bugs are on the rise. Since the banning of harmful DET chemicals, bed bugs have enjoyed a resurgence in the past thirty years, coming back from the brink of existence. Whilst we would normally commend any species that has managed to pull itself... View Article

What Happens After A Pest Control Treatment


October 18, 2019 2:42 pm

If you’ve just had a pest control treatment or are looking to book a treatment soon, here’s what you’ll need to know for after. Different outcomes for different pest treatments Ants, Cockroaches, and Silverfish As ants, cockroaches, and silverfish encounter the treatment, you may see an increase in pest activity. This is normal as the pests are being driven from... View Article

What Makes Possums The Household Winter Pest


October 18, 2019 2:42 pm

Possums have traditionally lived in rain forests or in areas with abundant vegetation. Due to dynamic changes to the environment occurring over the past few years, possums have chosen to reside in roofs, garages, sheds and similar habitats. Two common possum species in Australia are the common brush tail possum and the common ringtail possum. Although they may resemble cute and... View Article

Winter Workplace Pest


October 18, 2019 2:42 pm

“Rodent season” – as known in the industry – is here. Just like you and I, rats and mice are looking to be nice and warm, unfortunately this means moving indoor. Our properties make prefect nesting grounds as there is plenty of food, water and with some buildings now with insulation. With the cooler weather, the rain and the changes... View Article

Pest Control Tips For Spring


October 18, 2019 2:42 pm

With September already past, warmer weather means the life cycle of many household pests will also start to speed up. During the spring, the most common household pests are cockroaches, ants, and spiders. These pests have different habits and will exploit your home in various ways. They will live in your roof voids, wall cavities, and sub-floor spaces; internal areas... View Article