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Top 10 House Pests

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Top 10 House Pests

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Rentokil are the experts in pest control globally and locally. Our professional services protect your home and family from the damage and associated health risks that come with pest infestations.

For over 85 years, we have been protecting properties from pests across Australia, using innovative and unique treatments that resolve pest problems quickly and safely.

All our technicians are highly trained and certified pest controllers. Rentokil is proud to be a member of the Australian Environmental Pest Managers Association [AEPMA].

Is there a pest in your house?

Have you sighted a pest in your house? Do you suspect an infestation? Whether it is an insect - like, termites, ants, bed bugs, or cockroaches - or a mammal - like, rodents - you were right to come here for information and advice.

Click on any of the following pest icons below to find out more about the pest that you think you have seen on your property and then give us a call on 1300 307 810 . We’ll help you get rid of them and keep your property and family safe.

Australian House Pest FAQs


  • Can you help with domestic pest infestations?

    Call us on 1300 307 810 or fill in this quick form and we will get back to you as soon as possible to arrange a visit.


  • How quickly can you treat my pest problem?

    Call us on 1300 307 810 or fill in this quick form and we will get back to you as soon as possible to arrange a visit.


  • Are your technicians properly certified?

    Our technicians are the absolute best in the industry, with monthly training on the best technologies and processes with the support of an extensive back-of-house team. Rentokil Australia has professional membership with the AEMPA so you can remain assured that we will banish any pests affecting your property for good.


  • Which areas do you cover in Australia?

    We have offices across the country, from Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria, to Northern Territory, Western Australia and Tasmania. We are where you are! Call us on 1300 307 810 or fill in this quick form and we will get back to you as soon as possible to arrange a visit.


  • Where are your pest control reviews?

    Click here to see the reviews we have for our pest control services in Sydney.

Pest Control Prices

The price of a professional pest control service is an important question and how much you would need to pay normally depends on a number of variables, such as:

  • Type of pest - The overall pricing the pest control service depends on type of pest which is infesting your premises. The cost of getting rid of ants differs from the price of treating a rodent problem as different solutions are needed to resolve each issue.

  • Size of infestation - The size and extent of a pest infestation in your home or business affects the pest control pricing offered. For example, removing a large, established cockroach infestation will take longer and cost more than treating a small, contained cockroach problem that is treated quickly.

  • Type of treatment - The overall costs of pest control services offered to you will also depend on type of pest control treatment required to eliminate a pest problem. For example, using insecticide sprays to control bed bugs differs from using a chemical free heat pod treatment to eliminate them and the price will reflect the methods and complexity of treatments used. Similarly, the pricing for preventive pest control varies from the cost of corrective and reactive treatments.

  • Size of property - The size of the property plays a part in the cost of a pest control service. The larger the premises, the more time is required to successfully treat a pest problem. This will have an effect on the cost of the treatment needed to eliminate the pest.

  • Number of treatments - Certain types of pests may require multiple treatments for successful control. This can be reflected within the pricing of the pest control service. For example, the price of a ant treatment is less than the cost of a mouse treatment, as getting rid of mice requires multiple visits by our qualified pest controllers to ensure the problem is completely resolved.

When we visit your property, we take these factors into consideration and then confirm how much it will cost.