Termite Prevention Tips for Australian Homeowners

termites-in-melbourne

Termite prevention is an important part of building a home. That is because termites (also called “white ants) can be and are a serious problem. In fact, the issue is so severe that according to the “Building Regulations 2006”, every new home must be termite-protected. However, around 20% of the homes in Australia are still…

Read More

10 Weird Bugs in Australia You Won’t Believe Actually Exist

Extatosoma-tiaratum

There are weird bugs all over the world, but as usual it seems Australia has drawn the short straw, because we have some of the strangest creatures walking around. We have some of the most gargantuan, ginormous, colossal bugs, and quite frankly disgusting bugs you can find on the planet. Here are 10 weird bugs…

Read More

3 Disney Movies Where Pests Helped the Good Guys

movies

Fantastic Pest Control Melbourne is a pest control company. That means we’re literally in the business of getting rid of any kind of vermin that might plague your reality. However, movies often subscribe to different, ridiculous, and sometimes opposite rules from the realm we’ve come to perceive as “real life”. So we’ve decided to present…

Read More

Of Bugs and People: 5 Truths I learned About Bed Bugs Working as a Pest Controller

bed

I remember when I first started working as a pest controller. Fresh out of college and it was my first serious job as a responsible and self-sufficient adult. In my mind I was thinking I wasn’t going to be able to handle it. I wasn’t even sure if this was what I wanted to do,…

Read More

How to Get Rid of Cockroaches in Your Home

Dead-Cockroach

Cockroaches are permanent residents of many homes. Oftentimes they are notoriously difficult to deal with, making them a lot more than a mere annoyance. Roaches can spread diseases and cause damage to wallpapers, books, electronics, and more. The cost of living with cockroaches in the long run is far greater than it would be to…

Read More

Pin It on Pinterest