There are some unusual insects worldwide, but as always, Australia seems to take the cake for some of the most peculiar specimens. On this continent live species that wouldn’t and shouldn’t survive anywhere else in the world (or at least that’s what people are hoping for). Here you can encount
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Saying that finding weevils in your pantry can be pretty unpleasant is an understatement. They have no earthly business being there. Still, sometimes it happens, and when it does, you need to take reasonable measures to ensure that the weevils don’t appear again. So, why do you have weevils in
Trygve Finkelsen / Shutterstock.com Your kitchen can be like a restaurant with an open invitation to all kinds of pests. From the more harmless ones, like weevils, to the ones that can get you seriously sick, like cockroaches and mice. Improperly stored food like grains, flour, and cereal can
Whether you are a new lawn owner in Australia because you’ve just moved to a house with a garden, or you already know a trick or two on how to take care of your outdoor lush green carpet, there’s always something new to learn about proper turf maintenance, wouldn’t you agree? Right then, w
If you love decorating your home with beautiful woodwork, then you might have experienced the unpleasant moment of realising you have woodworms crawling in your belongings. Actually, Australia is notorious for woodworm infestations, and the worst consequence is the cost of fixing this problem. Woodw
Ironically, the bathroom is one of the most pest-infested rooms in the household. Other high-risk areas are the kitchen and bedroom. Whether we’re talking about flies, cockroaches, spiders, or silverfish – it is not uncommon to find one or more of these little creatures hiding in your bathroom.
Summer is the best time for outdoor activities. However, this is also an active season for one of the most dangerous insects - the mosquito. This little flying insect is more than just annoying, it is a well-known disease carrier, which makes it a serious threat to folks in Australia. Mosquitoes
If you’re a lucky owner of low-maintenance tile floors at home, you’ve probably mastered your housework routine when it comes to keeping the tiles and grout clean. Some brisk vacuuming a few times a week and mopping with your favourite scented tile cleaner and the job’s done, right? Well, i
Mosquitoes are, without a doubt, among the most dangerous insects on the planet. Their sheer numbers and the fact they can transmit many diseases makes them a serious threat to us. Mozzies are responsible for more estimated deaths than any other animal in the world because of the rate they sprea
Wallpaper is a popular medium in home decoration, as it is versatile and easy to install. It offers a great choice when it comes to pattern, colour, material and texture. However, as with other aspects of interior design, trends in wallpaper come and go quickly - a fair reason for one to feel the ne