Top 10 Tips For Outdoor Mosquito Problems

Top 10 Tips for Outdoor Mosquito Problems   Summer is just around the corner, and for a lot of frustrated Australians, mosquitos are on their way too because this time of year is their breeding season. This is when the weather is hot, and flowers start to bloom, which can soon turn your home into […]

Mosquito bites, treatment, prevention and the latest news.

In this article we will look into the latest news on the mosquito population and development, what are mosquito bites, why are they so itchy and why some of us appear to be so attractive.  What are the latest natural remedies and treatment to the mosquito bites and what you can do to prevent getting […]

Possums As Pests: Signs, Symptoms, Prevention and Control

Read about the possum, specifically in Australia, its life-cycle, government protection and how it can be a pest in your home. We talk about ways in which you can prevent a possum problem and look at possum control methods are are affordable, safe and most of all humane for the possum. They might appear cute […]

A Complete Guide To Bed Bug Pests

Bed bugs are some of the nastiest pests that could infest your living space. These small, brownish, oval-shaped insects, once introduced into your home will cause lots of sleepless nights, pain and anguish. Although they are not known to carry or transmit any disease, bed bugs can be a real pain — literally. They may […]

Cockroach Control – Best Methods

In this post, learn about the best methods to controlling cockroaches in your home. Jump To: Do you have cockroaches? What can you do for cockroach control? What are the effective cockroach control methods from Pestrol? It is believed that cockroaches spread a range of disease-producing organisms that can harm humans including streptococcus, salmonella and […]

Common Summer Pests In Australia

Like spring and flowering bushes, summer and pests seem to go hand in hand. The warm temperatures and increased humidity during the summer period provides the ideal conditions for pests to reproduce causing their populations to increase significantly. Although summer is everyone’s favourite time of year, the multitude of pests that accompany it can cause […]

Flea Treatment

Just like mosquitoes and sand flies, fleas are highly annoying insects that love to bite and suck your blood. Fleas are generally found on dogs and cats and make their way into our homes by attaching themselves to our pets as hosts. The thing is, they don’t remain on their “hosts”, only hopping on when […]

Is Chemical Pest Control Really an Answer?

What are pesticides? Pesticides have been used for centuries. In fact, the first recorded use of pesticides was in around 2500BC where sulphur was used as an insecticide in ancient Mesopotamia. By the 15th century arsenic, mercury and lead were the main chemical elements in use. The manufacture of synthetic pesticides became widespread in the […]

What are the most effective mosquito repellents?

Most effective mosquito repellents. In this article, we will look into different options on what are the most effective mosquito repellents for outside and inside your home.   A little bit about mosquitoes.   Do you know there are more than 3,000 mosquito species around the world?  Only the female mosquito will feed on blood which […]