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Termites in a Steel Frame House

By Tanya / August 24, 2019 /

Termites in a Steel Frame House It’s a common myth that you can’t find Termites in a Steel Framed House. Steel Framed Homes may be Termite resistant but they are not Termite proof. With Termites measuring between 1/8th to a 1/4 of an inch long they are able to pass through a crack or an…

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Diseases caused by Pests

By Tanya / June 13, 2019 /

Some of your most common household pests can spread and carry around serious diseases, illnesses and allergies.  Diseases caused by Pests can make you, your family and pets extremely sick. These are our most common questions asked by Homeowners. Can Cockroaches Carry Diseases? The answer is yes Cockroaches can carry Diseases. One of the most…

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Termite Prevention

Termite Prevention

By Tanya / June 12, 2019 / Comments Off on Termite Prevention

Termite prevention is essential for any home or business to protect their property. With 1 in every 3 properties affected by Termites and the high cost of repairs it is worthwhile putting control and protection in place. How to Stop Termites? The biggest question is “how to stop termites” with Termites having the most highly…

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Do It Yourself Pest Contol

By Tanya / May 8, 2019 / Comments Off on Do It Yourself Pest Contol

We all know Pesticides can be easily obtained from your local hardware, supermarket or produce store but if carelessly used these can be very toxic to you, your family and your pets. DIY Pest Control As mentioned in the Courier Mail, a local restaurant owner partially blew up his restaurant using pest repellent cans.  Not…

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Signs you have Termites

7 Signs you have Termites

By Tanya / April 13, 2019 / Comments Off on 7 Signs you have Termites

What are 7 Signs you have Termites in your Home? Early detection of Termites is important to reduce the severity of both damage and cost from the destruction they can cause. These are some to look out for in your home. Paint rippling on skirting boards/window architraves. If you have notice any paint rippling it…

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what termites sound like?

What do Termites sound like?

By Tanya / January 28, 2019 / Comments Off on What do Termites sound like?

You may be wondering what do Termites sound like? Before we go into the details, we will explain who makes the sounds. In the termite caste, you have the termite queen, termite king, supplementary queens, termite soldiers, termite workers, termite reproductives and nymphs. It is the soldier termite that actually makes the sound. You can…

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Home Pest Control Tips

By Tanya / October 30, 2018 / Comments Off on Home Pest Control Tips

D-Tec Pest Solutions – House Pest Control Tips Doing these Home Pest Control tips can help keep your house pest free from unwanted creepy crawlies.  With pest causing diseases. allergies and health problems, it is best to both prevent and try and control the environment. Indoor Pest Control Tips Kitchen Area Home Pest Control Tips…

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Flying Termites

Flying Termites

By Tanya / October 30, 2018 / Comments Off on Flying Termites

Termites with Wings Flying Termites in Brisbane usually swarm between November and April. They usually have their colonizing flight when we have ideal conditions such as moderate temperatures and high humidity. Around this time we often receive calls from worried homeowners about Flying Termites. Flying Ants Termites with wings are known as ‘Alates’ which some…

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processionary caterpillars

Processionary Caterpillars

By Tanya / October 3, 2018 / Comments Off on Processionary Caterpillars

Dangerous Caterpillars If you’ve noticed an influx of these hairy Processionary Caterpillars around your area you are not alone. Late summer and early autumn are when we usually see them. A group of the Caterpillars can form in a nest of up to 600 and when they have stripped the tree of leaves they form in…

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Mosquito

Mosquito

By Tanya / September 28, 2018 / Comments Off on Mosquito

Mosquito  Mosquito Bites can cause series diseases and are classed as the most dangerous insect in the World. This time of the year in the Sunshine State we are all out and about doing recreational or social activities. While we make sure we protect ourselves with sunscreen you also need to be aware and protect…

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