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August 2020
Nathalie Leblond

Rodents have lived on the planet for at least 56 million years, so we thought we would take a look at humans and rats shared history, and the role rodents have played in shaping aspects of society.

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Pest Control for the Home
July 2020
Bakang Kganyago

With the country in lockdown over the past couple of months, people’s movement has been limited and they have been restricted to spending most of their time at home.

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DIY Pest Control, Pest Control for the Home
July 2020
Nathalie Leblond

Winter is coming, and so are the bed bugs. These highly resilient, parasitic insects have been around for thousands of years - so how do you get rid of bed bugs?

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DIY Pest Control, Hotels and Hospitality, Pest Control for the Home, Seasons, Events and Travel
September 2019
Nathalie Leblond

One of the nation's favourite public holidays is next week: September the 24th is Heritage Day, or Braai Day as it has affectionately become known. Having flies in your home is just one of those...

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Flies and Fly Control, Pest Control for the Home
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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DIY Pest Control, Pest Control for the Home, Fact or Fiction: Pest Control Myths
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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Pest Control for the Home, Fact or Fiction: Pest Control Myths
November 2018
Nathalie Leblond

Prevention is better than cure when it comes to pests this festive season. Unwelcome guests such as flies, ants, cockroaches and rats can put your family's health at risk over the holiday period.

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Pest Control for the Home, Seasons, Events and Travel
October 2018
Nathalie Leblond

My last couple of blog posts have taken a look at some of the natural remedies that people offer in response to pest infestations. 

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DIY Pest Control, Hotels and Hospitality, Pest Control for the Home, Seasons, Events and Travel
September 2018
Bakang Kganyago

Bed bugs are a common nuisance in many people's homes and a bane within the hotel industry, yet many residents are not aware of these diminutive invaders.

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Hotels and Hospitality, Pest Control for the Home, Rentokil: Pest Specialists
September 2018
Nathalie Leblond

Whilst brainstorming topics for our deBugged blog recently, I asked my husband whether there was anything he wanted to know about pests: cockroaches specifically. His immediate response was, Is it...

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Pest Control for the Home, Fact or Fiction: Pest Control Myths

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