Frequently Asked Questions
Why do I need professional pest control?
Unwanted pests can spread disease, damage your property, and disrupt your life. Our licensed techs use eco-friendly methods to safely remove pests at the source.
How can you help get rid of my ant problem?
We track down all nests and entry points and use bait gels and sprays that are harmless to you and your pets to eliminate ants.
Do you use chemicals for pest control?
We focus on eco-friendly methods first but will use restricted chemicals if absolutely needed to resolve an infestation.
How do you get rid of cockroaches?
We find where they hide and place precise bait traps. We also remove food and water sources, seal cracks, and apply natural repellents.
What’s the best way to control fleas in my house?
Our techs will treat hotspots, vacuum thoroughly, wash items the pests touched, and apply natural sprays to repel and remove fleas.
I think I have termites, what do I do?
Call us ASAP if you see signs (mud tubes, wood damage). We confirm infestations and choose the best treatment method for eradication.
Do you offer emergency pest control?
Yes, we have same-day/next-day emergency appointments plus 24/7 free phone consultations for sudden pest issues.
How do you get rid of bed bugs?
Our heat treatment method kills all bed bug life stages. We prep the area and bring specialist equipment for safe, effective removal.
How long does pest control treatment take?
The initial treatment takes 1-2 hours. Follow up appointments may be needed to check bait traps/monitors or apply more spray.
How can I prevent pests after treatment?
We give tips like sealing cracks, fixing leaks, clearing clutter, storing food properly and using natural repellents to keep pests away.
Do your pest control methods pose any risks?
No, we use kid/pet safe, eco-friendly products approved for home use first to minimize risks with only licensed techs.
How do you get rid of spiders in my home?
We vacuum and remove webs, apply natural repellent spray to deter spiders, and seal cracks in walls so they can’t get back inside.
Why choose Eco Pest Control Adelaide?
We have 10+ years experience using safe, eco-friendly methods to remove pests. And we’re licensed, bonded and insured for your peace of mind.
What areas do you service?
We offer effective, affordable residential and commercial pest control throughout Adelaide.
How can I prepare for pest control treatment?
Clear access to problem areas, put pets outside, cover aquariums and be prepared to briefly vacate treated rooms after.
How often will you need to come for service?
It varies on the level of infestation. We’ll design a custom plan with follow ups until the pest problem is completely resolved.
What pests do you treat?
Our expertise covers 100+ pests – most common are ants, cockroaches, spiders, silverfish, rodents, ticks and termite control.
Do you offer termite inspections?
Yes, our licensed techs perform detailed termite inspections and provide documentation needed for real estate transactions.
Do you handle rat and mice problems?
Yes, we identify entry points, use snap traps and rodenticides when necessary and take steps to deter mice long-term.
What’s your success rate for bed bug elimination?
Our heat methods have a near 100% kill rate if preparations are done properly. We stand behind our work.
How quickly can you get rid of fleas?
With our thorough service, you’ll see a noticeable reduction of fleas within 24 hours, full elimination usually within 7 days.
Do you offer residential pest control maintenance plans?
Yes, we have quarterly, biannual and annual pest prevention service plans to proactively protect homes.
What about commercial pest control services?
We service all business types – food service, hotels, offices, retail, schools, aged care, warehouses, factories and more.
Are your pest control technicians licensed?
Yes, Eco Pest Control Adelaide techs are fully licensed, insured and specially trained in safe, effective pest removal.
Can your rodent treatments harm my pet?
No, we use pet-safe rodenticides in areas pets can’t access or covered secure bait stations outdoors.
Will pesticides you use damage my garden?
We avoid spraying outdoors and if we have to, only use eco-friendly, biodegradable products approved for landscaping use.
Do you provide service guarantees?
Yes, if any pests return between scheduled follow up treatments, we’ll come back free of charge.
Do I need to be home during service?
No, we can do exterior treatments whenever. Interior treatments just need an adult 18+ able to let us inside.
What pest treatments do you offer?
We offer customized solutions – proactive prevention, indoor/outdoor removal, liquid sprays, dusts, baits, traps, and heat/thermal treatments.
What safety measures do your techs take?
Our uniformed specialists are licensed and trained to work safely and keep work areas protected while treating pests.
How soon can you start pest control at my property?
We can usually schedule first appointments within 24 hours and have emergency techs for urgent issues today.
Are there any preparation steps before your arrival?
Just basic steps like accessing infested areas, removing pets, and covering tanks. Our staff will discuss in detail beforehand.
Where do you source your pest control products?
We use high-quality baits, traps, dusts and sprays from the most reputable and environmentally-safe manufacturers.
How specifically do you extermination bed bugs?
We contain areas, heat rooms to lethal levels, crack & crevice spray, encase mattresses, and more for full bed bug removal.
Do you offer tick pest control?
Yes, call us if you see ticks in your landscape or need protection from Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses.
Do you provide pest inspection reports?
Yes, our techs give thorough reports after each visit detailing treatment, areas worked on and recommendations.
What’s your most effective roach treatment method?
Precision gel bait placement along with IGR spray stops reproduction so roaches fully die off.
How can I stop ants coming inside?
We apply long-lasting chemical perimeter treatments around the foundation and landscaping to keep ants out.
What are your service hours?
Our normal hours are Mon-Sat, 8am-6pm. We have extended weekday hours for commerical sites and provide emergency appointments 24/7.
Do you have financing options?
Yes, we offer easy financing, plus 10% off pest control services when paid in full upfront.