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Termites-RIP Best Termite Control Specialists
(White Ants) in Melbourne & Victoria Subterranean termites or white-ants are a highly destructive timber pest, causing major structural timber damage to both domestic and commercial buildings in Melbourne and regional Victoria. Most homes are at risk in the metropolitan Melbourne area – particularly in built-up urban areas or where well established gum trees are…
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Wasps
European Wasps - Paper Wasps - WASP Control Methods The European wasp can be deadly and is found throughout Melbourne and Victoria. The European wasp may attack in large numbers – as a single motivated group they may sting repeatedly in a frenzy. In such circumstances, this feral pest can be highly dangerous to children, the…
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Spiders
Pest Control Solutions - RIP TERMITE & PEST CONTROL SERVICES Funnel-Web spiders: aggressive by nature - can be deadly The Funnel-Web Spider is a ground dweller, commonly found in moist soil areas along much of the eastern coastal area of Victoria. The Funnel-Web Spider is one of the world’s most deadly spiders. Both the male…
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Silverfish
Silverfish SAFE Pest Control Methods - RIP TERMITE & PEST CONTROL SERVICES [caption id="attachment_2249" align="alignleft" width="146"] RIP Termite & Pest Control Services[/caption] Silverfish are a common pest species throughout Melbourne and Victoria. They prefer to eat items with a high starch content, eg. cotton fabrics, silk, paper, glues, some synthetic fabrics. Silverfish prefer a dark…
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Rats & Mice
Rodent Control in Melbourne, Victoria Effective methods to eradicate mice and rats from your property Rats and mice are not only dirty but also potentially damaging to your home. They can often cause fires in buildings by gnawing through plastic electrical junction boxes, as rats must constantly gnaw on hard objects to cut back their…
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Fleas
Pest Control Methods - RIP TERMITE & PEST CONTROL SERVICES Fleas are obnoxious pests Fleas are a parasite which feed on the blood of warm blooded animals, including humans, dogs and cats. Fleas are blood suckers and when they pierce the skin, they inject an anti-coagulant chemical into the bloodstream of the host to prevent…
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Earwigs
Earwigs Pest Control Methods Earwigs have an elongated and flattened or cylindrical body. They can be winged or wingless, and they have chewing mouthparts. The abdomen is long, flexible and telescopic. The two forcep-like cerci on the end of the abdomen are heavily hardened and vary in shape and size between species. The forewings, called…
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Cockroaches
Pest Control Methods Cockroaches are obnoxious pests Cockroaches carry diseases (salmonella, dysentery, gastroenteritis, to name a few) and spread pathogenic organisms with their faeces and secretions. Cockroaches must moult several times as they grow from young nymph to adult; their discarded skin becomes airborne and can cause severe asthmatic reactions. Cockroaches and their eggs are…
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Borers
Timber Borers – Anobium & Lyctus - Pest Control Methods Timber borers can be real pests – they can attack a range of timbers. Borers can be found in living trees or freshly felled timber and in moist timbers. Some borers may also attack dry seasoned wood, such as timber flooring, structural and decorative timbers,…
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