NO! You can have bites without bed bugs
NO! Bite alone can not diagnose Bed Bugs
NO! If you want to stop flies coming into your home or business you need to put up some form of barrier e.g. mesh or close all the doors and windows and air condition.
NO! Our treatments kill all the fleas present but the cocoons hatching new fleas takes up to four weeks to work.
NO! You can not tell its bed bugs from bites alone.
Bed bugs can not be diagnosed alone by bites.
Bed bugs requires plan based on inspection of your dwelling.
We need the wood to be bare to treat for borer. Taking the paint or varnish off the chair may ruin the look.
NO! You are thinking of termites or borer. None of NZs pest ant species eat wood
About 7/10 do NOT have a cat or dog. Mostly we don't know where a customers fleas come from.
It's low, around 1/10. Most bed bug calls are fleas where the customer has bites from an unseen/unknown insect.
It's low. 1/100.
Please take as many things off the floor as practical e.g. laptops, shoes and clothes. Please clear under beds. Please out food away. Please cover pet fish. Exclude your pets. And run the hoover around.
Unlikely. As German Cockroaches need to be somewhere warm, they are mostly not found in the bathroom. However in a large infestation they can sometimes be found through out a house. Mostly cockroaches in the bathroom are Bush cockroaches that have come inside by accident.
Depending on the size of the house and areas treated 1-2 days
NO! This is an urban myth . If you stand on a cockroach you will kill it and its babies.
NO! Only two species are found in warm areas. The rest prefer cool environments like outside bark gardens and foliage
NO! Once the nest is destroyed it can't come back to life.
Wasps harvest wood to make into paper for their nests. If you have unpainted wood then it could be bringing in the wasps so they can harvest it. You may wish to paint or varnish the wood and the wasps may go else where.
Wasps fly in one of two directions, either to the nest or to a food or water source. You need to observe their flight patterns to find their nest.
Wasps fly up to 200m to forge.Your nest (s) is within 200m of the wasps you are seeing.
NO. We do not offer the silver bullet guarantee on apartments with adjoining corridors ( multistory )
NO! If the home owner uses non professional grade bait incorrectly you will make the rats sick and they will die in the walls. Professional grade bait used correctly drives them outside for water.
NO! The rats near the stream are the sewer rats that are poor climbers. The noises in your ceiling are either from roof rats who are excellent climbers. Or mice who can sometimes be found in a ceiling space or birds, in particular in spring.
There is no scientific evidence that they do.
Ask the salesperson for a published study that the devices work. Remember the consumer protection groups in NZ and Australia have already established that is no evidence that these devices work!
Mice are rapid and prolific breeders. When an infestation gets going you need professional help.
Please clear any items on window sills. Pull curtains back and blinds up. Put food away. Cover pet or Gold fish.
Nothing. No prep treatment. Do not empty the pantry. Do not move fridges.
It depends on the treatment. Some have no stand down period e.g. ants others have 2-3 hours. The stand down period is to let the spray dry and come out of suspension.
Sorry NO. We only offer wasp nest destruction as a service. Please call when you have found the nest.
No sorry we dont offer exterior treatments for fleas
No. Please wait a week for the spiders to run over the webs then remove them. Use a broom not a hose to remove the webs
Wasps use the nest to feed. They only gather raw materials and can not feed themselves. When the nest is destroyed the returning wasps are trapped outside and can not feed. After a few hours they will go away.
This is called secondary poisoning. Its has been documented in Birds of Prey. It has been never been documented in domestic cats or dogs. Anywhere in the world. Ever.
You don't! We don't do an interior spray. You can be there while we do the job.
No. Our treatments are synthetic chemicals. Many of them have the same safety profile as organic treatments. Remember Lead and Arsenic are organic . Organic doesn't make it safe.
Once the job is completed we will show you exactly where the mice gained access
Nothing. No preparation treatment. You do not need to leave the house
Nothing. No preparation treatment. You need to plan to leave the house/apartment for 3 hours
All insulation needs to be removed. All timber needs to be bare ( free of paint and varnish). Under the house needs to clear for access to do the treatment Please clear under the house of hazards e.g. broken glass
GERMAN cockroaches is a NO Preparation treatment you need to plant to be out of the kitchen for 90 minutes GISBORNE cockroaches Put food away. Clear window sills, pull curtains back and blinds up. Exclude pets and cover pet fish. You need to plan to leave the house for 3 hours
Please clear the floors ( e.g. clothes electronics) and run the vacuum around the house. Please clear under beds Please put food away, cover pet fish and exclude pets You need to plan to leave the house for 3 hours to let the spray dry
Put food away. Clear window sills, pull curtains back and blinds up. Exclude pets and cover pet fish. You need to plan to leave the house for 3 hours
Nothing. Rats are NO preparation job
Nothing. This a no preparation job
Please leave spider webs up. Put food away. Clear window sills, pull curtains back and blinds up. Exclude pets and cover pet fish. Windows shut is preferred but not essential You need to plan to leave the house for 3 hours
Nothing. Please leave the nest alone.
Our treatments kill all the fleas in the house or business immediately. The cocoons if present will all hatch out within 4 weeks. During the first four weeks you may get flea bites as the cocoons ripen and newly hatched fleas ( small dark coloured) take a blood meal
NO! This is an urban myth. Mice do NOT drink water! They get the moisture they need from their food. Mice chew plastic pipes because they are rodents and have the inbuilt desire to chew. This wears down their prominent front teeth. Your mouse was surprised as you when water came out of the pipes!