Cockroaches, ants, rodents, termites, bed bugs, and more. They seem to be all coming out together these days. It’s that time of the year – rain, then heat, then humidity – that these pests find the most ideal breeding conditions.

Queenslanders are having to wage war against pests and according to Hipages CEO Dave Vitek, this is when they start to be active. Hipages data shows that Forest Lake, Ipswich and North Lakes are the breeding ground of choice for cockroaches, where the infestation is the highest. Time to bring out the insect repellant, borax and sugar, bay leaf, peppermint oil, or whatever homemade poison it is that you plan to fight these creepy crawlies with.

 

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