A flurry of news stories have been published across the world today citing termites as the cause of south-west Africa’s ‘footprints of the gods’ or ‘fairy circles’. Professor Norbert Juergens, an ecologist from the University of Hamburg, conducted 40 field trips in the Namib Desert where he surveyed the area around and under the circles. [...]
Queensland properties affected by floods will require a full retreatment of their termite barriers if they are to be protected from termites. We’re offering a 25% discount to assist residents who have had to shoulder the financial burden of flood damage. This is on average $600* per home in the affected areas for re-treatment and also for first-time treatments.
When was the last time you were offered a chocolate covered grasshopper? They are real you know. I remember when I was a kid in elementary school and a student brought them in. I never asked where they came from and never accepted the offer – but he absolutely loved eating those things. Eating insects is actually [...]
It’s estimated that Termites attack one in four Australian homes. That is a ridiculous statistic, one that I am not happy with. Mainly because, while most girls dream of their weddings, the dress and the flowers, I’ve always envisioned a barn cum house with wooden floors, a fireplace and the back wall made of French [...]
Australia's extreme weather this summer has provided ideal living conditions for termites to thrive in. Rentokil Brisbane's own Luke Moore spoke on Channel 9's A Current Affair last night on what home owners should do to protect themselves from termite attack. Watch it here.