Get rid of problem insects with cheap pest control

Insects can be a serious issue when they move into your home, and many householders can be overwhelmed by the extent of the infestation when they realise that they have been invaded. The majority of homeowners attempt to solve their insect problem by using DIY pest control methods, including sprays and powders, in order to remove the insects that they can see. While this appears to be an effective solution at first, the truth is that these powers and sprays will only work successfully when they are combined with an effective eradication of all of the insects in the house. If you need to have insects and bugs removed from your property, then using a cheap pest control company can help you to economise without sacrificing effectiveness.

Effective killing of insect invaders

The most important element of any domestic pest control in Logan is ensuring that all of the insects inside the home are removed. This means not only killing visible insects, but also locating nests and larvae or eggs, which would otherwise perpetuate the insect population even after the adults have been poisoned. In order to have a completely effective removal of pests, it is essential that the pest control team look for evidence of nesting within the property, as well as other signs that could result in the insects returning after they have been removed. In order to ensure that they are able to completely eradicate the infestation, many pest control companies choose to use heat sensitive devices and infrared technology in order to locate insects such as termites within the walls.

Deterring insects

After the infestation has been removed, many householders will need to take steps in order to ensure that the insects don’t come back. Most Logan pest control teams will be willing to offer their customers help and support in order to ensure that they get the right type of equipment to prevent insects from coming back. In Australia, one of the most tenuous and persistent of invasive insects is the termite, which is a notorious pest and is extremely difficult to eradicate completely. Homeowners can attempt to stop termites by using termite barriers and termiticide to prevent the insects from gaining a foothold in the home. Pest control professionals can give householders advice about the best type of termite barriers to use in their homes.

Choosing a Termite Barrier System and Pest Control

Security at home will always be one of our main concerns. We want our own space to be welcoming and to feel completely safe at all times. You can install the best locks and security doors and although that will stop thieves on their tracks, it will do nothing against other types of menace. Termites and other creatures can come into your house regardless of how secure your lock is.

Potential Damage

In their natural habitat, termites are in charge of decomposing waste, such as wood, and replenishing the soil with nutrients. This process allows plants, trees and other animals to prosper. However, as we moved closer to the areas where termites lived, they started invading our homes. Termites love the taste of wood and they know how to find the best hiding spots. As a result, you can expect a good amount of structural damage by the time you notice their presence.


Any Logan Pest Control company will tell you that the best way to avoid a termite infestation is by having a barrier system in place, which is usually installed before the house is built. You can choose between physical and chemical barriers or a combination of both. Physical barriers are made of plastic, metal or sand. They work by making it impossible for the white ants to build the tunnels that allow them to reach your property. Chemical barriers work by applying Termicide around and beneath the house. This is such a strong chemical that it will kill them as soon as they get near. Some physical barriers are infused with Termicide to maximise their efficiency.

What to Do in Case of an Infestation

If your home has already been infested, it is crucial that you call the professionals. White ants are very sneaky and Termicide pest control is the only way to get rid of them. Pest control companies use specialised equipment to track down the colony and exterminate it.