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What You Need to Know About Bee Stings

In Australia, bees claim about two lives annually. Whilst fatalities caused by bee stings are rare, bees hospitalise people more than any venomous creature. Read on and learn what happens when you’re stung by a bee, and how you can tell whether you’ll get a severe reaction or not. How Do Bees Sting? Bees possess […]

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What to Do During a Home Inspection

After finding a potential home and hiring a trustworthy home inspector, the next step would be, of course, the inspection itself. As a home buyer, you’d think you can sit back and relax as the inspector does his job. Wrong. You also have a role in this vital step that will greatly affect your decision […]

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Pest Control Tips for a Hassle-Free Easter Egg Hunt

Easter is almost here! This means communities and families are coming together to plan a delightful Easter egg hunt for the young ones. However, before beginning to hide the Easter eggs, it’s essential to walk the egg hunting area as there can be potential hazards to the children. Below are a few pest control tips […]

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How to Inspect Your Potential Home for Rats and Mice

In this day and age, the idea of living in a nifty rental is especially appealing to a lot of millennials in Australia. If you’re one of them, and if you’re one of the lucky people who have found a potential new home, don’t sign the lease just yet. Your new abode can already be […]

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Bed Bug Bites & Flea Bites: Appearance, Treatment, Prevention

A group of small dots on your skin can either be bites from bed bugs or fleas. One difference between flea bites and bed bug bites is that flea bites are most commonly found on lower parts of the body like elbows and knees. On the other hand, bed bug bites are usually around the neck, on the arms and face—the upper parts of the body.

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How to Prevent Pests From Overrunning the Laundry Room

The laundry room is one of the many areas in long-term care facilities that are vulnerable to pest infestations. The warmth, food, shelter and moisture a laundry room provides are what attract pests. If effective pest management is overlooked, the facility is left open to property damages, negative publicity and even possible lawsuits. The patients’ […]

5 Practical Cockroach Pest Control Tips

Cockroaches don’t just scare the life out of everybody, but they can also contaminate your food with dangerous bacteria, trigger asthma, and worst of all, withstand attempts at eradicating them. It’s possible to address even the most stubborn cockroach infestations.