Possums are difficult ones as they are a protected species as its indigenous to Australia. If your trapping a possum, please consider the following considerations when DIY trapping;
- $6000 Fine if caught baiting possums
- You can only legally trap them inside your home
- Must be released 50m from your home where trapped
- They can re-enter your roof through a hole the size of a tennis ball
Termites cause billions of damages to Sydney properties every single year. They can chew through your home and through your savings. But how do you know if your house is a hot spot for termite infestations? Well there are a few things termites just love which are commonly found around your home.Continue reading
If you can see one termite that’s a good sign that’s there is normally a lot more hiding in your home. Termites are known to come in swarms and you can tell that they are close by as they will leave a few tell tale signs.
It’s hard to know exactly where termites are coming from but there are a few tell-tale signs. If you think you’ve spotted some wings call the Urban Pest Management team and we can tell you if it’s something or nothing to worry about. If it is something to worry about our Sydney pest control team will provide an upfront inspection of your home and report back to you on the extent of the infestation, if there is any damage present, and the most effective solution to exterminate the termites.
Termites cost Australians billions of dollars each year in damages.Continue reading
CSIRO has reported that a little over 30% of Australian homes had a termite presence.
That means 1 in 3 home owners reading this will leave their greatest asset at risk of termite damage. This is a sad reality for home owners who have spent a great deal of money purchasing their property.Continue reading
A drop in temperature acts as the perfect opportunity for rodents to enter your home, looking for a warm and dry shelter over the cooler months. Not only do rodents make loud scratching noises in your roof void at night, but they can also harbor and spread more than 70 diseases to humans.Continue reading
The July School Holidays are a popular time for Australian families to get away, whether it is for a quick weekend escape or a few weeks holiday.
So what is stopping pests moving in while you’re enjoying a well-deserved break?
Here are some important tips to follow to ensure your home is protected from pests these holidays:Continue reading
As we say goodbye to the winter months and enter the warmer weather, we are often faced with an influx of pests and bugs entering our home. To avoid this frustration and discomfort, check out our top tips on how to prepare your home for spring pests.Continue reading
Australia is home to some of the world’s most dangerous species of spiders. While most are harmless, some spiders such as the redback spider and funnel-webs can cause painful bites and can be potentially fatal. This is why it is important to ensure your home is properly protected with adequate pest control to keep your family safe.Continue reading
Congratulations! You have booked in to have your property treated for cockroaches. This is the first step in ensuring you are protected from an infestation. So you might be wondering what to expect from the treatment? Read our article to find out what to be prepared for and some helpful tips going forward.Continue reading
Are you concerned you may have bed bugs wandering around your house? Bed bugs are a major pest in Australia and have been on the rise in the last thirty years. So how can you tell if you have bed bugs? Read our article to discover three tell-tail signs which may show that you have bed bugs.Continue reading