What Pest Is That? Summary of Pest Signs

Controlling pests is a costly affair, but this cost pales in comparison to the cost of not identifying and dealing with an infestation on time. Pests multiply quickly and if left to their own devices will grow in population making the infestation more costly in terms of control and damage to your property. Pests will nibble, break, scratch and contaminate almost all the things they can reach. You’ll, therefore, need to identify these pests early […]

Mice – Control in Your Home

Mice are small warm-blooded animals that are found in almost all parts of the world. They are some of the most destructive pests you could have in your home. Mice gnaw at virtually anything within reach from food to plastics and wire insulation. They chew through walls, floor joists and can even damage your home’s insulation. In addition to the damage they cause to your home, mice also pose a health hazard to both you […]

Common Pests and Pest Control Products for Canterbury

When you have a pest problem the one thing that you have in mind is getting rid of your unwelcome guests.  Some pests are harmless but annoying while others can cause real damage to your home. The main thing to keep in mind is to be able to identify pests and then deal with them in an expedient manner so that they have been eliminated once and for all. Canterbury has some common pests that […]

Leggy Invaders This Summer!

Great article: http://www.stuff.co.nz/dominion-post/63969613/Leggy-insect-invaders-swarm-in .  Just to recap: Pest control specialists are predicting a busy season for insects this summer. The dry conditions and increased temperatures are expected to encourage insect population growth, so do not be surprised to find yourself having to deal with a major insect infestation. Some of the bugs noted to be increasing in numbers include: Asian Paper wasps Asian paper wasps have similar characteristics to regular wasps. The only difference between […]

Fruit Flies – Pest Control For Your Home

Most people have had the pleasure of a fruit fly infestation at least one time in their life. These tiny flies seem to appear from out of nowhere and infest your home. The adult drosophilidae flies are between 3 and 4 mm long and have a tan thorax and red eyes. The abdomen is gray underneath and black on the top. Once you notice that you have some fruit flies, the population may be quite […]