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Treating Wood for Borer Doesn’t Stink Any More

Treating Wood for Borer Doesn’t Stink Any More

In New Zealand the ‘traditional’ way to protect your home from the damage caused by wood boring insects was to apply diesel, kerosene or turps to the wood, ideally with...

Pests in Cars and other Vehicles

Pests in Cars and other Vehicles

Pests such as ants, spiders, fleas and rodents can infest vehicles in the same way as they infest homes.

Borer in Furniture

Borer in Furniture

Common Borer is also known as Woodworm and Furniture Beetle. The larvae of the beetle eat wood; not just the wood of your house such as weatherboards, floorboards, joists, etc.

The Ants of New Zealand

The Ants of New Zealand

There are about 40 species of ant found in New Zealand. This compares to Australia where there are about 15,000 species.

Useful Links

Useful Links

These are some useful links to other gardening and pest resources that will help you in your home and garden.

1-2-3 How To Guides

1-2-3 How To Guides

These printable and downloadable guides will help you control pests and protect your family and home.

What is an Insect Growth Regulator (IGR)?

What is an Insect Growth Regulator (IGR)?

What is an Insect Growth Regulator (IGR)…..and why are they important ingredients in several Kiwicare insecticide products?