Bee removal services

Bee Capture and Release

Bee Capture & Release Our buildings and gardens are ideal for bees because they provide food and an anchorage for their nests. Your garden can be a site to many hundreds of bees in the Summer. Although Jim’s Pest Control recognises bees are extremely beneficial insects, they can pose a danger to people. In these…



How to Get Rid of Cockroaches

How to Get Rid of Cockroaches Getting rid of roaches is no easy task. Not only do they multiply quickly but they can also survive for weeks without food. They are tenacious little pests. So if you want to get them out of your home, it’s going to take some time and patience or you…


spider services

How to Identify if a Spider is Dangerous or Safe

How to Identify if a Spider is Dangerous or Safe Australia is home to some of the world’s most extreme and wondrous wildlife. Unfortunately, venomous spiders that will stop at nothing to bring harm to humans are some of these species. The good news is that Australia’s reputation for dangerous arachnids is far worse than…


ant control

How to Actually Get Rid of Ants Forever

How to Actually Get Rid of Ants Forever (Everything is in Your House Already) Is your house plagued by ants? Is stomping on them just not working anymore? When you’ve got an infestation, you’ve got to act fast. There are a ton of methods around the web that claim to work, but we’ve put together…


Tips to Avoid Ant Infestation in Your Home

Tips to Avoid Ant Infestation in Your Home   Ants. *Everyone screams* Nobody wants to see a trail of ants marching down the wall and into every crevice in the house. They might outnumber us 140,000:1, but that doesn’t mean we need to make room for them. Ants aren’t just a nuisance (and disgusting) but…


How to Stop Rodents from Entering Your Home

Do you smell a rat? And not the kind made famous by the Marlon Brando movies? If so, you’ve got a serious issue. Rats and mice might be tiny, but they can do serious damage to your home. Chewing furniture, tearing up wires, gnawing holes in the walls—the structural threat is real. But it’s far…


roof possums

How to Remove a Possum from Your Roof: And Make Sure it Never Comes Back

How to Remove a Possum from Your Roof: And Make Sure it Never Comes Back! There’s one big problem with removing brushtails from your roof: it’s illegal. Forcibly relocating or killing a possum is against the law Down Under, so you’re going to have to get a little creative. Don’t worry, we’ll teach you how…


Pest droppings

Signs Your Restaurant Has a Pest Problem

Restaurant pest infestation is a commercial nightmare. Not only will your business have to pay for inspection and removal but you could lose a lot of business in the days it takes to restore order. You might even take an irrevocable hit to your reputation. Both you and your staff need to know the signs…


Ghost Spider

How to Get Rid of Spiders: 5 Easy Ways

You wake up one morning, go the kitchen and make your way to the coffee pot only to spot one of the worst sites a human can lay eyes on: a spider. Yes, a real, living, crawling spider in your home. Even if it’s not a black widow, there are few people in this world…


pests in restaurants

Tips to minimise the risk of pests in your restaurant

Rats, mice, cockroaches, flies—they all may carry communicable diseases that present severe risks to human health. Food establishments must implement a plan to control pests and, more importantly, prevent pests within the building. These important precautionary steps will help you keep pests out and your customers coming in. Here are a few tips to minimise…


Termite Problems? 7 Signs You May Have A Termite Infestation

Have you wondered if you have termite problems? Have you noticed strange pinpoint holes in your walls? What about damaged wood or buckling floorboards? Unfortunately, it could be a termite infestation. These insects are some of the most destructive of nature’s pests, and if left unchecked, they can cause major damage and expensive repairs. It’s…


Rats and mice - treat these pests with Jim's

Rats are running riot in the cold

Adelaide and Adelaide Hills homes and businesses are currently experiencing rat infestations, prompted by the recent cold and wet weather. The rat and mice population respond to the environmental conditions and the cooler nights has seen rats move into peoples homes and businesses to keep warm and breed. People should look out for the signs…