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April 2020
Nathalie Leblond

At the best of times your server room may be unmanned which can result in an increased risk of pest activity.  And now, during lockdown, there is a good chance no-one has been into the server room...

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rats, pest control, mice, flies, rodents, crawling insects, Cockroach, flying insects, Innovation
April 2020
Nathalie Leblond

Governments around the world, South Africa included, have ordered the shutdown of non-critical businesses and services to reduce the transmission of the Coronavirus and "flatten the curve" (You...

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pest control, Food Safety, Cockroach, Hospitality
March 2020
Nathalie Leblond

For many people, the mere mention of cockroaches is enough to make their skin crawl and their hair stand on end (I'm one of those people).

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Cockroach
October 2019
Peta Florus

A while back I wrote a blog about my adventures with bush cockroaches in my home. Well, it seems that I'm not the only one experiencing this phenomenon (if you can call it that?) again this year. 

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Cockroach
April 2019
Nathalie Leblond

Can cockroaches come up your drains?

The answer to that question is definitely YES, especially if there are cockroaches breeding in your drains.

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Cockroach
November 2018
Nathalie Leblond

I've worked for Rentokil Initial for quite a long time now, and I've learned all sorts of things about cockroaches that - quite possibly - I might rather not have known.

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Cockroach
September 2018
Bakang Kganyago

We've all heard the phrase they're more scared of you than you are of them, but that does little to change the horror some of us experience at the sight of cockroaches. For some, cockroaches...

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Cockroach
July 2018
Nicole Horne

Cockroaches have been the bane of many a homeowner's life for centuries. As masters of their craft, they excel at sending shivers down your spine, and are one of the hardest pests to get rid of.

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Cockroach
May 2018
Bakang Kganyago

Roachy Don Juan; a.k.a. the heartthrob that may be taking your breath away in more ways than one. The screech (accompanied by heart pounding) that one emits at the sight of this infamous figure -...

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Cockroach
March 2018
Nicole Horne

Written by Bakang Kganyago

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Cockroach
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