FUMAPEST Termite & Pest Control Campbelltown 1300 241 500
Home
Domestic
Termites
Kordon
Links
About Us
Commercial
Termite Control
Termite Baits
Consumer Advice
 
FUMAPEST Advice • Pest Control • WASPS • Eradication
Professional Pest Control in the Campbelltown Macarthur Area - Since 1964
 
 
The European Wasp can be Deadly
 
     
  EUROPEAN WASPS will sting repeatedly. The European Wasp is found throughout the Campbelltown Macarthur Area. The European Wasp may attack in large numbers. As a single motivated group they may sting repeatedly in a frenzy. In such circumstances, this feral pest can be highly dangerous to children, the infirmed and elderly.
EUROPEAN WASP sting will bring extreme pain. The sting of a European wasp is extremely painful - highly inflammatory - particularly if you are stung on the throat or other glandular parts of your body.
EUROPEAN WASPS - deadly concerns - European wasps love sweet sugars - BE CAREFUL particularly in summer  - they may to enter soft drink or beer cans. Deaths have occurred when people drink from such cans and swallow a European wasp - being stung in your throat can cause massive swelling and death by asphyxiation (suffocation).
PAPER WASPS are far less dangerous but they may be aggressive during hot weather periods and may cause severe localised pain from their sting. Paper wasps are about 20 mm in length, and should be approached with caution.
 
     
 
European Wasps - Identification - Nesting Locations
 
     
 
Identification: The European Wasp can be identified by the bright yellow and black stripes on it's abdomen in the pattern as depicted by the graphic on your left.
Paper Wasp has brown and orange stripes and is far less dangerous.
Nesting locations: European wasp nests are usually found in the ground, rockeries, tree stumps, wall cavities and roof voids. The Paper wasp is usually found in a small papery nest usually hanging from a horizontal surface, such as, on walls under ceilings, window sills, awnings, shrubs and similar locations.
 
     
 
Pest Control - European Wasps - Treatment Cost & Warranties
 
     
  Locate the nest: If you see a European wasp on your property and want to help eradicate the danger imposed by this wasp, then then you could attempt carefully to find the source of the problem - the colony nest. This can be difficult as the main nest could be hundreds of metres from your residence.
WARNING: DO NOT attempt to eradicate a European Wasp nest yourself, unless you have the complete range of protective equipment and professional knowledge essential in the circumstances. Your action could induce the entire colony to swarm and attack as a group - a most dangerous situation.
 
  The cost for professional pest control of European Wasps will depend upon many factors - the extent of infestation and ease of locating the colony nest.
Expect to pay about $200 to $300 for an average size residential property and moderate infestation. The applicable service warranty period may vary depending upon the circumstances and the associated risk of reinfestation.

 
FUMAPEST Termite & Pest Control Campbelltown Macarthur
     
 
APCA ... for Your Protection
 

Same Family Business Since 1964 FUMAPEST Termite & Pest Control is a second generation family business. After more than 50 years of providing pest control in Campbelltown Macarthur Area, we have acquired a wealth of knowledge and expertise, unmatched by our competitors.


Award Winner FUMAPEST received a Business Enterprise Award from NSW Govt Office of Small Business & Qantas for development of its EcoSafe Pest Control systems.
APCA Member FUMAPEST Termite & Pest Control is a member and major sponsor of the Australian Pest Control Association; we assist APCA in provision of professional advice to consumers with pest control problems; pesticide safety issues and pest control training courses available in NSW.
Industry Stewardship FUMAPEST Director served on NSW Govt Pest Control Licensing Board and Standards Australia AS.3660 Termite Control & AS.4349 Termite Inspection Reports.
Insurance Details FUMAPEST maintains public liability and professional indemnity insurances to cover personal injury and faulty workmanship of up to $20 million and $1 million respectively.
 
     
WARNING: The NSW WorkCover Pest Control Licensing is INADEQUATE
     
 
 
 
 
Be Careful in selecting a Pest Controller Unfortunately - it is far too easy to get a NSW Govt WorkCover issued pest control licence and start up a Pest Control business with little knowledge or experience in providing safe and effective pest control services click here for more details.
The NSW Pest Control Licensing system is subject to National Competency Assessment guidelines. Mediocre testing can be carried by Private Workplace Assessors (not part of TAFE). The so called competency assessment can be of oral, written and visual tests ie maybe 1% in writing.
Private Workplace Assessors are given general guidelines in the National Competency Standards but there is no set standard test or specific knowledge requirements. Once privately assessed as "competent" then the NSW WorkCover Pest Control Licensing will issue a pest control licence to the individual. There is no published list of Private Workplace Assessors.
The System is Inadequate: Some Private Assessors offer a one week course. A person so issued with a pest control licence can set up a Pest Control business (not required to register with WorkCover) and employ an unlimited number of trainees, using pesticides in people's homes without direct personal supervision.
FUMAPEST Setting the Standard in an industry plagued by fly-by-night operators, FUMAPEST Termite & Pest Control stands out as a well established pest control business with excellent reputation in the market-place.
 
     
FUMAPEST Termite & Pest Control Services • Campbelltown Macarthur Area
     
 
 
 
 
 
Domestic Premises residential homes apartment blocks duplexes terraces units  villas pest control for ants bed bugs bee swarms bird mites bird proofing cockroaches pantry pests  fleas mice rats silverfish fabric pests spiders termites timber borers wasps.
Commercial Food Premises FUMAPEST is compliant with Food Act NSW, HACCP & AQIS requirements for commercial food handling premises in Campbelltown Area restaurants cafes bakeries backpacker hostels child care centres churches factories health care facilities hospitals hotels motels nursing homes offices racehorse stables retirement villages schools colleges veterinary clinics other sensitive environments click here for more details.
Termite Control AS.4349 Termite Inspection Reports Termite Baiting Termite Colony Elimination Exterra termite bait Nemesis termite bait Sentricon termite bait AS3660 Termite Preventive Barriers Termiticides Altriset Termidor fipronil Premise imidacloprid click here for more details.
KORDON Termite Barrier for Builders FUMAPEST are Licensed KORDON Installers for building constructions in the Campbelltown Council Region KORDON is CodeMark Accredited, meets Australian Building Code and Campbelltown Council Termite Control requirements for buildings under construction a 10 year warranty applies backed by Bayer click here for more details.
Professionally Trained Technicians The FUMAPEST Termite & Pest Control Training Program regularly assesses and updates technician skills in the use of latest generation products and our EcoSafe Pest Control systems all termite control technicians have the APCA or TAFE Pest Control Certificate NSW Govt WorkCover Pest Control Licence and many years field-work experience in termite control in the Campbelltown Macarthur Area.
 
   
FUMAPEST Service Territory - Campbelltown Macarthur Area
 
 
 
For Information on Pest Control Services • Click on Your Problem Pest
  Termite
Inspection
  Ants Bird Control Fleas Spiders
  Termite
Baits
  Bed Bugs Borers Rats & Mice Termites
  Termite
Barriers
  Bees Cockroaches Silverfish Wasps
FUMAPEST Spider Identification Chart • Spiders in Campbelltown Council region
  FUMAPEST Spider Identification Chart with FIRST AID spider bite procedures - a ready reference guide in full colour of dangerous and venomous spiders in the Campbelltown region.
Spiders featured in the Spider Chart Sydney funnel web spider red-back spider white-tail spider black house spider wolf spider mouse spider trap-door spider huntsman spider orb-weaver spider.
CLICK to view and print the FUMAPEST Spider Chart
 
 
Click here for TERMITE CONTROL information
 
 
 
 
Termites - Termite Control - Domestic Pest Control - Commercial Pest Control - Consumer Advice - Home
 
Architects      Child Care Centres      Home Builders      Nursing Homes      Restaurant Food Guide      Tree Loppers      Veterinary Hospitals