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When it rains, it pours!

The bug apocalypse? Not with Local Pest Experts. Well, while most of us through the Mid North Coast from Port Macquarie to Bulahdelah or Forster to Gloucester are happy to see the rain, so are the pests! This is that change the pests have been waiting for. While we have had an unseasonably warm winter…

It’s PEST season!

Ever wondered why you seem to see less of the nasty little critters crawling around your kitchen in Taree, red backs under your furniture in Forster or the dreaded orb weaving spiders you walk into every morning in Camden Haven? Well, to put it simply.. it comes down to hormones. Arthropods (including insects and arachnids)…

The worlds no.1 termite detector

The worlds no.1 termite detector now available to Taree, Forster, Laureiton, Gloucester and all of Local Pest Experts serviced areas. The Termatrac t3i is the pinnacle of technology when it come to termite detection. Boasting the ability to detect termite movement through walls, conrete and a range of other building materials. The termatract t3i also…

Are you buying a house?

Buying a house is a big decision. With the fast moving property market around Taree, Forster and Laurieton it is easy to overlook things, a full timber pest inspection should be conducted on ALL properties prior to purchase. Buying a house is, for most, the single biggest financial transaction done in one’s lifetime. With this…

Winter Rodent Mayhem

Winter is commm….. here… Last summers moderate temperatures and generous rainfall has lead to a food and harbourage abundance for rodents throughout Taree, Forster and Gloucester. When you mix that with an animal group with the potential to have a population growth from a single pair to thousands withing just 1 year favourable conditions can,…

White-footed Black House Ant

Where ever you are Taree, Forster, Gloucester or anywhere in between there is no doubt you have noticed a huge rise in ant activity. The recent weather has produced conditions, in a way favourable, in another unfavourable for ants. Ants are omnivorous, and while they may have a food preference, sugar, protein or fats, they…

Termite baiting

Over the past 20 – 30 years termite control has changed dramatically. After the phase out of the Organochlorine pesticide group, termite control became a very specialised skill and knowledge has become vital. Many methods and new products are now available to pest professionals and though the life expectancy of the products may have lowered,…