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3 Big issues with DIY Possum Trapping

Protected Species

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
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3 Signs of a termite infestation

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.

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Australia’s Most Dangerous Spiders

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.

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3 Signs You Have Bed Bugs

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.

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