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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...

A pest identification guide for tenants and landlords

Some pests can often be hard to identify because they’re hard to spot. In most cases, you don’t necessarily need to identify the pest...

Eight reasons not to be spooked by spiders this Halloween

Spiders are a traditional part of a Halloween scare and for some people, they have been a source of fear for years. But in...

Silverfish in your rental: Responsibility and treatment

Silverfish are known for their destructive feeding habits and can cause a serious problem in large numbers – quickly damaging books, photographs, paintings, and other...

Bees in your rental: Responsibility and treatment

Dealing with a single bee at home can be simple, but removing a whole colony can be complicated. Here's what to do if you...

Snakes in your rental: Responsibility and treatment

Many people have an aversion to snakes, and while most snakes aren't confrontational by nature, they can become aggressive. Here's what to do if...

Could your apartment be making you sick?

Many of us try very hard to maintain a healthy lifestyle by eating well, exercising daily, taking vitamins, and staying mindful of our overall...

Possums in your rental: Responsibility and treatment

If you've ever had a possum living above your ceiling, you'd know about it. They're known to be noisy while they walk along your...

Wasps in your rental: Responsibility and treatment

Wasps rarely go out of their way to sting, but may become hostile if threatened. Here's how to handle a potential wasp infestation at...

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...