General pest (ants, spiders, cockroaches)

General pest (ants, spiders, cockroaches)

General Pest Control Services

General Pest Control Services

Are unwanted pests swarming your home? Take back control of your home with effective general pest control services from Positive Pest Solutions. Pests are not only frightening but can also carry harmful diseases that adversely affect your health. In addition, they can also cause structural damage to your entire property. Whether you have seen evidence of pest infestation or you need help with protecting your home against future invaders, our exterminator in Melbourne can help.

Our Pest Control Services

At Positive Pest Solutions, we have a team of pest control experts who are trained in the latest extermination techniques. From spider pest control to ant control, we use the best tools and products to get to the root cause of the problem and efficiently alleviate your pest problem. Our experts can help you in the following areas when it comes to pest control in the eastern suburbs:

  • Termite control
  • Termite inspection
  • Rodent control
  • Cockroach control
  • Ant control
  • Bee and Wasp Removal Control
  • Bedbugs control
  • Rat control
  • Spider pest control

Our Pest Control Process

Inspection & Identification

We begin our general pest control process with a thorough inspection of your property, which allows us to determine the type of pest that has invaded your home. With sound knowledge and industry-leading expertise, we can easily find the pest colony and their points of entry. After completing the inspection, we will work with you and come up with a custom plan to eliminate the pests from your property.

Extermination

We use the latest pest control technology and state of the art equipment to provide the most effective solution for you. Our residential pest control services are aimed at eliminating the pesky creatures completely from your property without compromising the wellbeing, safety or comfort of your family.

Enquire About Our General Pest Control Today

At Positive Pest Solutions, we don’t just provide a solution for the existing problem, but also advise you tips to prevent pests from returning. For further information and a free estimate for pest control in the eastern suburbs, feel free to call our exterminator in Melbourne on 0413 397 270. We are eager to help you!

Restaurant/Cafe Pest Management 

Café / Restaurant Pest Control

Running a hospitality business can be very stressful, especially when you’re constantly trying to impress your ever-expanding customer base, grow your business, and manage your resources to make it profitable. Then there’s the constant threat of pest invasion that can cause problems and affect your reputation. Not only can the sight of pests like flying or crawling insects and rodents potentially destroy your brand image, but it could also lead to illnesses caused by harmful diseases and bacteria. Before you know it, the health authorities will be there to shut down your business. Fortunately, Positive Pest Solutions can provide the assistance you need with prompt café and restaurant pest control that’s tailored to your needs. Next time you’re searching for “restaurant pest control near me”, don’t look past our experienced professionals.

How Our Restaurant Exterminator Can Help Your Business

At Positive Pest Solutions, we can provide effective pest control services for restaurants and other businesses in hospitality industry, stopping pests such as cockroaches, rats, mice, flies, ants and bedbugs in their tracks. Every establishment is different, which is why the management and solutions provided for your pest problems will be too. Our experienced pest control company specialises in treating pests in the hospitality industry, specifically restaurants and cafes.

A combination of expertise and up-to-date knowledge in the pest industry, as well as experience in the hospitality industry, means that we are your best partner when it comes to eradicating pests or preventing pest invasion. As part of our commercial restaurant pest control service, we provide a customised pest management plan specifically for your business after we inspect your property and evaluate your pest treatment requirement.

Keeping the Restaurant Pest Control Cost Low

We understand that businesses want effective, affordable and hassle-free pest control that’s there to support you to grow your business with peace of mind. That is the main reason why our pest maintenance program starts from as little as $66 per month, including preventive maintenance for rats, mice, ants and cockroaches. If you need an extra visit to your premises, this is covered by our monthly restaurant pest control cost (Terms & Conditions apply).

To learn more about our commercial restaurant pest control services, call our café and restaurant exterminator today on 0413 397 270. We’re happy to provide you with more information and help you book a time for a free, no-obligation inspection.

Commercial Pest Control

Commercial Pest Control Services & Inspection


In the commercial setting, being pest-free is an absolute must. The risk of not having a commercial pest control and maintenance program in place could greatly impact your customers and clients, as well as your productivity and your reputation.

At Positive Pest Solutions, we understand that different industries require different commercial pest control services and treatments. Even companies in the same industry often need a different pest management plan. Fortunately, our experienced, licensed and insured commercial exterminators are capable of providing you with a customised solution for your organisation.

Our Commercial Pest Control Process

As one of the leading commercial pest control companies, we follow a comprehensive process when it comes to commercial pest management and control. The main process for our commercial pest protection is as follows:

  • Our commercial exterminators carry out a no-cost inspection to analyse current pest issues
  • We create a customised pest treatment plan specific for your business and its surrounding
  • Depending on a few factors, you will be able to choose between monthly, bimonthly and quarterly commercial pest control treatments
  • We provide a thorough initial service to set up and address any urgent pest issues
  • We conduct regular comprehensive inspections and services to address any pest issues that might arise in between treatments
  • We provide preventive pest control services, such as pest-proofing, sanitation recommendations, site and environmental analysis, and more
  • We maintain your business pest management logbook
  • We offer flexible scheduling and emergency visits, included in some plans

If your business requires us to visit in between treatments due to an unsolved pest problem that’s covered within your plan, we will return at no cost until the issue is resolved. Our trained pest technicians always follow best industry practices to ensure your peace of mind for commercial pest management and pest control.

Organise Commercial Pest Control Today

Next time you find yourself searching for “commercial pest control near me”, contact Positive Pest Solutions to discuss your pest treatment needs. You can reach us by calling 0413 397 270 or contacting us online.

End of Lease Pest Control

Landlord vs Tenant – who should pay for the rental property pest control?

The Residential Tenancies Act states that the lessor shall ensure that the Rental Property at the commencement of the tenancy is clean and fit to live in and that the Rental Property is to be maintained so that it remains fit to live in (not clean).
Unless it is stated in the agreement, the landlord is responsible for general pest control for ants, cockroaches, fleas, silverfish, spiders and also for termite protection.

However, the tenant could be responsible for pest control fee if they have actively encouraged a pest infestation. For example bed bugs that might be resulted from travelling, rodents as a result of unclean environment, or fleas originated from tenant’s pet(s).

If as a tenant you are responsible for the pest control treatment, you are allowed to choose your preferred pest company, as long as the treatment is carried out according to the rental agreement. The rented property has to be vacant and has to be done after the carpet has been cleaned. It is in your best interest to organise the pest treatment, otherwise, the real estate agent has the right to not sign over your bond.

If you require End of Lease Pest or Flea Treatment, we could help in providing a prompt, effective and affordable treatments. We have been partnering with landlords, real estate agents and tenants to ensure a pest free premises! Contact us for a free no-obligation quote.

Termites Treatment

Termite Treatment in Melbourne

termite treatment Glen WaverleyTermites are tiny creatures which are useful to the environment due to their ability to break down dead trees or rotten wood, assisting with the production of manure for plants. However, when they invade your home, you can incur millions of dollars from the damage they can cause. If you’re in need of termite control in Melbourne, Positive Pest Solutions in Glen Waverley, Mount Waverley and nearby suburbs guarantees total protection from termites and extermination of any colonies that may have already formed.

Termite Inspection

To prevent massive damages and repair costs, annual termite inspections in Melbourne are recommended. By doing so, termites are detected early enough to keep damage to a minimum and make termite control services in Melbourne easier and more affordable.

A termite inspection assesses conditions that could increase the chances of termite infestation and the possible methods of minimising the risk of termite attacks.

Termite Control

To protect your structure from termite damage, the following methods of termite control in Melbourne can be of great help:

  • Termites monitoring – Unobstructive bait for termite stations is placed around your property perimeter wall to detect any termite activity.
  • Chemical termite barrier – A chemical in the form of a liquid is applied to the soil mostly under the concrete floor or even around the building’s perimeter wall. It is effective regardless of the stage of your building’s life.
  • Physical termite barriers – This termite treatment in Melbourne is designed in such a way that it prevents termites from entering your structure, instead forcing them out where they can be easily detected.
  • Reticulation system – This method of termite protection in Melbourne involves the use of underground pipes, which form a very extensive network that distributes a chemical all over the foundation of a building to keeps termites away.

More Tips for Preventing Termites

You can help to keep termites away and minimise the termite treatment cost in Melbourne by:

  • Repairing leaking pipes and taps
  • Making sure that subfloor vents are always open
  • Diverting hot water from the side of the house
  • Using timber that is termite treated for any construction.

Termite inspections in Melbourne should be an annual activity in normal circumstances, but it may be necessary more than once a year depending on the susceptibility of your structures to be infested by pests. Termite pest control and inspection measures from reputable professionals such as Positive Pest Solutions can save you from the great damage termites can cause. To learn more or book our termite control services in Melbourne, call us today on 0413 397 270.

Ant Pest Control

Ant Pest ControlThere are about 1,300 ant species in Australia, some of them are sugar feeder and some of them are protein feeder or both. While exterminating ants that you can see if quite easy, exterminating the ones you can’t see would be quite tricky. Without killing the queen, ant problem will definitely come back. Positive Pest Solutions in Glen Waverley, Mount Waverley & across Melbourne offers treatment which includes perimeter spray to protect your property and also baiting in some occasions where spraying is considered more dangerous.

The presence of ants in your home can be a nuisance. Ants are believed to carry diseases. Now that you may not be aware of where they have been obtaining food before finding their way to your house, you cannot just watch them lining towards your food cupboard. We offer effective methods of ant control with more focus on white ants control with the help of our qualified technicians.

ANT PEST CONTROL

Many people can use local and traditional methods to control ants. Nevertheless, to permanently get rid of ants and prevent them from disturbing you in future, it is advisable for one to obtain professional services for pest control. Our technicians are always available and ready to solve your problem.

WHITE ANTS CONTROL

Positive Pest Solutions technicians are experienced and skilled professionals in matters to do with ant pest control. They have thorough knowledge about the habits of any given species of ants, which they apply to develop a program for white ants control in your home, office or business location.

ELIMINATING ANTS FROM YOUR HOME

Positive Pest Solutions technicians start by identifying ants in your home. They will then use various insecticides, which are very powerful to get rid of them. The pesticides they use guarantee a full solution to the problem. All treatments target specific species of ants to ensure a quick eradication of the problem. They are also careful to ensure your pets and family members especially children are safe.

After the ants have been destroyed, precaution measures are employed to prevent them from coming back. The most common but very useful precaution is ensuring all foodstuffs in storage are well covered.

Ant control measures when effectively implemented provide a permanent solution to ants’ infestation. It is always wise to carefully choose the kind of professionals and technicians you hire for ant pest control. Contact us today if you are in Glen Waverley, Mount Waverley, and Melbourne.

Flea control

Fleas normally become a problem when there are pets in the premises. The main flea species in Australia are cat flea, dog flea, and human flea.

Fleas are small (adult fleas range from 2-4mm), wingless, brown colour and oval shape external parasites.  They have small antennae and mouthparts for piercing and sucking. Fleas able to jump more than 200 times their body length. Depending on the species, fleas feed on human and/or animal’s blood.
Fleas required treatment because they can spread thymus disease, transmit tapeworm larvae, and are also known for transmitting plague from wild rodents to humans.

There are four stages that make up the life cycle of a flea: egg, larva, pupa, and adult. The eggs are tiny, white and oval shaped. Adult females lay 4-8 eggs in a cluster on the host animal after a blood feeding. These eggs are commonly found indoors in floor cracks, crevices, skirtings, edges of the rug, furniture and especially pet beddings.

These eggs then transform to a translucent worm-like larva that is covered in bristles. Larva feed on organic matter such as dead skin, hair, faces of the adult fleas. The next stage larvae begin weaving a cocoon and become pupae.

These Pupas grow into adult fleas inside a cocoon that sticks to pet hair, carpet, dust, grass cuttings and many more until they sense vibration, pressure, heat, noise or carbon dioxide that signifies that a potential host and blood source is near.

When adult fleas emerge from their cocoons, they are ready for their first blood feed. They are active, crawling and jumping in hair or fur. Fleas must feed on blood before it is capable of reproducing. Overall, the cycle from egg to adult takes from approximately two weeks to eight months. Under ideal conditions, then female fleas can multiply over 1/4 million fleas in just one month!

If you see signs of fleas (egg or adult) or you experience symptoms of flea bites, such as itchiness at the bite site; red and swollen lump that develops within half hour of being bitten; blister at the site of the wheel that appear one day after and bites primarily on the legs and feet, feel free to contact us to confirm whether you have flea problem at your property.

Depending on the severity, we might need to visit your property to identify which stage of the flea life cycle before deciding on a treatment method. Our technician might also need to treat some outdoor areas and subfloors. Contact us for a free no-obligation quote for your flea treatment.

Bee & Wasp Nest Removal

Wasps RemovalWasps are small insects, which belong to order Hymenoptera. They are commonly known for their painful sting. Apart from the painful experience of being stung by a wasp, the sting could also be a threat to one’s life especially to those who are allergic to stings. Wasps’ removal and wasp nest removal are some of the precautions you can take to reduce the risks of wasp stings. We offer wasp nest removal & complete pest control services in Glen Waverley, Mount Waverley & across Melbourne.

REMOVING WASP NEST

It is a dangerous task to remove a wasp nest. This is because the wasps in the nests always feel threatened hence they become abnormally aggressive. As a method of defending themselves, they react by stinging you and any person who could be around.

To do away with wasps, instead of removing the nest, you ought to treat it together with the nesting wasp. Professionals at Positive Pest Solutions will effectively eliminate the wasps and ensure you are safe from stings.

WASP PREVENTION

To prevent wasp infestation, you need to treat the nests early before they mature. You can also make some adjustments in your behaviour and the way you handle drinks and food outdoors to deter wasps. Here are the same preventive measures to control wasps.

Regular checking for nests: the nests are golf size or walnut size when they begin to form. At this early stage, the wasps are few and easier to treat.

Bins safety: bins, which are kept outside, should be tightly fitted with lids. Keeping bins a distance from windows and doors would also reduce the presence of wasps.

Keeping doors and windows shut: this will prevent wasps from entering your house.

To ensure safety and peace of mind when dealing with wasps, it is advisable to seek help from a professional who is skilled in wasp nest removal. Positive pest solutions offer quality services that guarantee safety during wasp removal. Contact us today for all your pest inspection & control needs in Glen Waverley, Mount Waverley & across Melbourne.

Rodent Control

Rodent ControlWhen you have mice or rats in your property, they not only destroy your property but also transmit diseases. The only solution is 100% elimination. Our pest control technicians in Glen Waverley, Mount Waverley & nearby suburbs are equipped with different kind of baits to suits your needs and situations, and our method is safe for your kids and pets.

Rodents and especially rat’s infestation not only put you at the risk of contracting diseases but also have other negative impacts such as noises at night preventing you from a sound sleep and also cause damage to your property. You, therefore, need to use rat control and rodent control. Now that prevention is always the better choice; we offer prevention as a method for rat and rodent control.

TIPS TO PREVENT RATS’ INFESTATION

Always ensure foodstuffs are kept in glass or metal containers which are tightly fitted with a lid.

Make your house and the whole compound tidy to minimize rats hiding places.

Any outdoor bags for rubbish should be kept in metal bins to prevent rats and other rodents from accessing the contents.

Birdseed and pet food debris must always be cleaned up and stored in robust containers above the ground level.

Keep your garden free from any debris. Organic wastes should be excluded from a compost heap if there is any since they attract rodents.

<h4class=”normal” style=”padding-top: 25px; text-align: justify;”>HOME PROOFING AS A METHOD OF RAT CONTROL

Home proofing prevents rats and rodents from accessing your home as they look for food and shelter. Below are the most common paths for rats which you can block to keep them away.

Entrances: to deter rats from entering your house through the door, you can fit strips at the bottom of your main door.

Exterior walls gaps: holes and small openings should be filled with materials such as concrete or wool to prevent rat’s entry.

Roofs: seal gaps using wire mesh and repair damaged roofs. Also, trim all vegetation spreading to your house since rats can use them to reach your house.

Sewer and drain pipes: close seat lids in the toilet. You can also use screens or metal grates to cover drains since rats can swim through the drainage pipes to your house.

Consistency in rat control is usually the most effective way of keeping away rats. For professional advice and assistance, you can contact Positive Pest Solutions technicians in Glen Waverley, Mount Waverley & nearby suburbs who are highly qualified and provide services that will give you a long-term solution to the problem of rats and rodents infestation.

Cockroach Pest Control

Cockroach Pest Control in Melbourne

Cockroach Control

Cockroaches can be carriers of a number of debilitating diseases, including salmonellosis, dysentery, typhoid, hepatitis and tuberculosis. A certain aura of disgust surrounds cockroaches, arising from their invasive qualities, their distinctive odour and their perceived association with poor standards of hygiene. Fortunately, Positive Pest Solutions has technicians in Glen Waverley, Mount Waverley and nearby suburbs to assist with cockroach control in Melbourne suburbs if you’re experiencing a cockroach infestation. Contact us today for a complete pest control service.

Some Information About Cockroaches

A cockroach can reproduce very quickly, growing from egg to reproductive adult in approximately 50 days, and the female can carry an egg sac which contains up to 50 eggs. They can hide within small cracks and crevices that are easy to overlook, such as microwaves, power points, between drawers, crevices next to dishwasher and fridge compressors.

Cockroaches are insects that comprise of more than 4600 species. 30 of the species are associated with human habitats, including the notorious German cockroach.

What Attracts Cockroaches At Home?

Our homes can provide ideal thriving conditions for cockroaches, even when cleaning is done everyday. The requirement for cockroaches to breed and grow includes food, warmth, moisture and shelter.

Here are some control measures our cockroach exterminator in Melbourne can advise you to put in place:

Sealing the cracks – Cracks and hidden spaces act as a breeding point where cockroaches can lay their eggs and further their reproduction. To start your cockroach pest control off right, it is necessary to seal all crevices and cracks using adequate materials to prevent further reproduction.

Clean food materials – Whether it’s a German cockroach or another species, most cockroaches love to nest in the kitchen where they can have ready access to food and water. You should clean any foods or drinks that have spilt over immediately and make sure all surfaces are as clean as possible. This will deny the cockroaches something to eat and starve them to death.

Seal the broken water pipes – Cockroaches need water for their survival, which is why it can be helpful to seal any broken pipes that may be dripping water. Furthermore, they’re attracted to damp and places that have a lot of moisture, so it’s advisable to drain any stagnant liquids around your home before arranging professional cockroach control in Melbourne.

Empty the bin frequently – Your rubbish bin acts as a harbour for cockroaches where they can get something to eat. You should empty your bin regularly to avoid creating an environment where breeding can occur and a cockroach infestation could take over.

Trapping – Trapping is done using sticky traps that catch the cockroaches and hinder their movements, starving them to death. The traps contain a food or pheromone to entice the cockroaches onto the sticky board. These traps should be kept in a place where cockroaches roam regularly.

If those steps above have been followed and the cockroach infestation still uncontrollable, contact the professional pest controller at Positive Pest Solutions.

Arrange Cockroach Pest Control Today

Cockroaches can be very embarrassing and must be eliminated before they become an embarrassment to you. Cockroach pest control prevents them from further reproduction, and this can be achieved by following the above-highlighted steps and calling our cockroach exterminator in Melbourne. If you’re located in Glen Waverley, Mount Waverley or a nearby suburb, call Positive Pest Solutions today on 0413 397 270.

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