Spiders in your rental: Responsibility and treatment

Most spiders won't hurt anyone. But their webs can cause a mess, and for the majority of tenants, they're an unwelcome guest in the...

Fleas in your rental: Responsibility and treatment

Fleas can be a real headache for tenants, especially for those who own pets. As parasites, the biggest concern about the presence of fleas...

Rats in your rental: Responsibility and treatment

Rats can be a persistent pest once they're in your home and can quickly spread diseases and cause damage. If you think you might...

Ants in your rental: Responsibility and treatment

Ant control is not always as simple as it seems. They're small and come in large numbers which can make controlling them an ongoing...

Termites in your rental: Responsibility and treatment

Heard something tapping at night? Or has the skirting board collapsed in your bedroom? You might have a termite problem in your rental. Know your...
Bed Bug

Bed bugs in your rental: Responsibility and treatment

Whether they're in your home or your hotel, bed bugs are a seriously unwanted pest. Early detection is important to ensure the bugs do...

Cockroaches in your rental: Responsibility and treatment

Cockroaches can cause major issues for tenants and landlords in rental properties. While they're usually there to eat left-out food (how kind) here's how...

Pesticide-free gardening: Natural ways to fight off pests

Many gardeners have an aversion to chemicals. These gardeners may be devoted to pesticide-free growing, want to plant (and eat) edibles, or simply like...

Who is responsible for pest control, landlords or tenants?

The term 'pest control' covers a number of types of animal infestations and outbreaks. Pests and vermin may become evident in rental properties at some stage during a...