Interesting facts about Spiders
- Did you know Spiders are not insects?
- There are more than 35,000 species of spider
- Spiders are a nuisance more than harmful, they play an important part in reducing the insect population
- Most spiders prefer to live outdoors and live on insects, however, they’ll enter inside for warmth in colder climates
- In Australia, we have poisonous spiders, the funnel web and the redback spider that can be fatal.
The Pest Company offer a comprehensive spider treatment service. We treat all exterior areas such as exterior walls, eaves, garden sheds, and letterboxes just to name a few and we treat the roof void using a dusting machine if access is available. We can spot treat internal daddy long legs during the process, however, we do not spray all areas of the internal walls and floors for spiders as it is not practical or safe to do so. We do however spray the skirting boards for cockroaches which will pick up a few low-level daddy long legs.
Risk assessment, Be sure if you have any pets, they are removed from the areas of treatment prior to commencement or prepare to cover them over to avoid any exposure, (ask our technician for advice) especially hidden fish ponds in gardens that may not be easily identified.
The best way to avoid any unforeseen incident is please advise our professional technician of all pets at the property on arrival. Our technician will do a thorough risk assessment on arrival before starting any type of treatment to ensure we limit all potential risks.
Spiders do generally re-appear over time. It is not possible to prevent spiders from reappearing on the exterior of the property, however, if you experience large infestations during the next 6 months from the treatment date, we provide a 6-month treatment warranty for large infestations only.
The Pest Company use a top of the range pesticides to ensure top protection, however as mentioned we cannot prevent them from returning, Some of our valued customers take advantage of a 6-monthly spider treatment, and others just ensure they keep up the annual service which reduces breeding at the property. Every property is different and will be faced with its own difficulties in keeping pests at bay.
The Pest Company: Pest Control & Termites
To stop the fear of spiders, remove them today by calling us!