Tag: pest control

Pest control – Who is responsible, landlords or tenants?

A pest infestation in a rental property can cause problems for both tenants and landlords - especially when pest control is required to manage the situation.

How to get rid of moths in your rental

Here's how to tell if you have a clothes moth or pantry moth problem and how to fix it.

Your step-by-step guide to end of lease cleaning

The trick to a hassle-free exit from your lease is organising your cleaning regime within a proper timeframe. Use these tips to make your next bond clean a success.

7 jobs to tackle around the home in summer 2020

Everyone has jobs on their list that never seem to get done and keep getting pushed further down the list. It is time to make summer 2020 the year these items are ticked off.

Mattress cleaning guide: How to remove stains and smells

Want to sleep better at night? You need to invest in the best mattress you can afford. But it’s not just a matter of buying a nice mattress and enjoying it, you also need to keep it clean and in shape.

Should my property be checked for termites?

"Should I have my property checked regularly for termites? Is it worth the expense?" We asked Kyla Dawson at K&C Real Estate for her advice.

Landlord tips to help tenants with termite protection

If you have tenants whose homes are at risk of termite infestation or if your landlords want to put preventive measures in place, here are...

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...

6 secrets a building pest inspection report can reveal

You know how our detective side surfaces every time we’re about to make a purchase? We get suspicious and try to analyse whatever we’re...

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...