What pests are lurking around your house this spring?

hipages, Australia’s leading website for connecting tradies (including pest controllers) with homeowners and businesses, compiled data on the most requested pest control jobs around Australia from last year and found that in October there was a 52% spike in calls for quotes for cockroach eradication, rising to 70% in November, a 67% spike in spider eradication requests and a 122% rise in requests for getting rid of snakes nationally.

Data is based on the number of jobs posted on hipages in the specific pest control categories, in 2019


It’s time to get your pool summer-ready

According to data recently compiled by hipages, Australia’s leading site for connecting tradies with homeowners and businesses, October is the month for getting your backyard pool sparkly clean and ready for summer splashing.

Did you know that Australians own more pools per capita than any other country, with the number of pools estimated at 1.2 million nationally?

Data is based on the number of jobs posted on hipages in specific pool-related categories, nationwide and per state, in September and October 2019.