For All Your Pest Control Needs in Lake Macquarie

At Australian Pest Specialists, we know that pest control is crucial to create a safe and comfortable environment for you, your family and your pets. Not only can some pests cause fright for loved ones and pets, they can also cause serious health problems. As they move through your home, pests can urinate and defecate on all surfaces, spreading their bacteria across your floors, workbenches, even in your food cabinets. This can lead to members of your family catching diseases, viruses (such as salmonella and streptococcus), worms, food poisoning and other life-threatening illnesses.

Prevent the risk today by calling your local pest control specialists in Lake Macquarie. We will eradicate any pest problems you have, whether it’s ants, spiders, rodents or cockroaches and most importantly, if the problem returns, so do we!

Residential pest control for ants, spiders & other unwanted guests

We service residential properties across the Lake Macquarie region, providing them with effective pest management solutions for ants, spiders and other unwanted guests including cockroaches and termites. Whatever is necessary to treat your home, we have the equipment required.

Our technicians provide prompt, reliable services and ensure that we leave your home in the tidy state we found it in after we have completed your treatment. Call us today to arrange an appointment.

Eliminate rodents & cockroaches in commercial buildings

Our extensive experience in Lake Macquarie and surrounding areas has seen us provide treatments across a variety of commercial buildings, such as restaurants, manufacturing and education centres, where rodents, cockroaches and other pests can wreak havoc.

We can provide environmentally friendly chemical treatments with low toxicity, or if required non-chemical treatments to your commercial facility. We will also ensure that a full pest control report is drawn up and provided to you with recommendations on how to mitigate future risks.

Call the Lake Macquarie termite control specialists

With Lake Macquarie’s humid climate making it a breeding ground for termites and other bugs, Australian Pest Specialists offer both preventative and curative measures to help make your premises free of any unwanted guests. Our range of services including “365 Protect Plans” as well as once off treatments. Why not call us today to arrange an inspection? You can reach us on 1300 66 66 42.


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Mice eating Bread

The Climate across the Lake Macquarie Region is conducive to the Norway rat, roof rat, and house mouse often living in close association with humans and can be serious pests under certain conditions. They can carry and transmit organisms across Lake Macquarie geographies that can cause disease, damage or destroy buildings and electronic equipment by their gnawing behaviours, and cross contaminate surfaces. With the older historic Commercial and Residential make-up across the Lake Macquarie Region there is increased activity and

harbourage areas where they live and multiply sometimes unnoticed.

Australian Pest Specialists Lake Macquarie Team can find and eradicate them before they damage your Home, Business or Reputation.


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German Cockroach are a major pest in the kitchen areas

Cockroaches are one of the most hated pests in Australia, and the Lake Macquarie Region seems to be a breeding ground for them due to the humid climate conditions. Unsuspecting resting or harbourage areas include cracks & crevices, coffee machines, fridges, toasters and many other electrical food appliances, however activity is not limited to just kitchen areas. Where they are present in large numbers they may give out an unpleasant smell. The female cockroach can produce up to eight egg cases every 4 weeks, each of which can contain up to 30 eggs. Cockroach nymphs (babies) emerge from their eggs after 2-4 weeks.

Asthmatic Reactions – cockroaches must moult several times as they grow from young nymph to adult the discarded skin becomes airborne and can cause severe asthmatic reactions, particularly to children, the elderly, and people with bronchial ailments.

Therefore, it is important that once sighted, an elimination program is initiated immediately.


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Ants can be an annoying problem throughout the home

Ants across the Lake Macquarie Region can be a major nuisance around the home.  They are often found crawling through your packets of sugar, helping themselves to your pantry or enjoying any dropped food items. The good news is that Lake Macquarie ant infestations are a completely controllable problem – but the eradication solutions are not always easy. Ants build their nests externally and in gardens, and become an irritation to property owners when they start to hunt for food inside your premise. When they have found a good food source, they will continue to come inside, collect their food, to take it back to their outdoor nests.

Australian Pest Specialists Lake Macquarie, apply an appropriate residual chemical barrier product for ant management – to prevent entry to your premise. Together with a barrier treatment, baits are employed to control ants that are in the building’s cavities and nesting spots.

Not all ants feed on all types of baits and our Lake Macquarie Pest Specialists understand their preference to particular baits is an important part effective Ant Pest control.  Certain baits are more attractive at different times of the year and developmental stage of the colony dictates what food they need at any given time.

Lake Macquarie Service Area

Australian Pest Specialists provides Pest and Termite services across Newcastle and surrounding areas including the following:

  • Newcastle CBD
  • Maitland
  • Gosford
  • Hunter Valley
  • Lake Macquarie
  • Singleton
  • Raymond Terrace
  • Cardiff
  • Rutherford
  • Cessnock
  • Toronto
  • Muswellbrook
  • Scone
  • Nelson Bay
  • Salamander Bay
  • Charlestown
  • Erina
  • Kotara
  • Mayfield
  • Adamstown