Is your home or office overrun with nasty pests? If you don’t act quickly, you could end up with serious damage that will be both time-consuming and expensive to repair.
A top-quality pest controller can help you eliminate unwanted bugs and rodents from your home and prevent them from returning. But how do you find the best pest controller in Canberra?
Well, you’ve come to the right place. We sifted through your comments and feedback and have put together a list of the best pest controllers in the Canberra region.
What Makes a Good Pest Controller?
Removing pests from your home is a high stakes job. When things go wrong, they go seriously wrong.
So, what should you be looking for in a pest controller? Here’s a quick list of traits worth considering.
All great Canberra pest controllers must be:
- Reliable. A quality pest controller must turn up on time and work efficiently.
- Effective. Pest issues are no joke, and a dodgy pest controller can result in permanent damage. The very best pest controllers perform treatments that are effective in keeping nasty bugs and rodents out of your home.
- Affordable. No one wants to be ripped off – you should always get what you paid for. Plus, pest controllers should be upfront about their fees. That means no nasty surprises.
- Knowledgeable. The best pest controllers in Canberra have years of experience dealing with a whole host of pest problems. The pest controller you choose should know the ins and outs of pest control.
- Trustworthy. Hiring a pest controller means inviting them into your home.
The Top Canberra Pest Controllers According to You
RiotACT’s editorial team has combed through 19 years of on-site comments to compile a list of the most recommended businesses according to you.
To be listed in our Best of Canberra series, each business needs to have consistently received positive feedback on RiotACT and Facebook as well as maintaining a minimum average of 4/5 stars on Google.
Based in Fyshwick, 2018 will mark the 100th year of business, showcasing the dedication and ability of Flick Anitcimex Canberra. Servicing both homes and businesses across Canberra, they cover suburbs including Belconnen, Gunghalin, Tuggeranong and Woden.
They specialise in termite management but are also well equipped to deal with other pests like cockroaches, rats, mice, possums, birds, flies, fleas, bees, wasps and bed bugs. If you are not sure what type of pest you are dealing with, they will help you work it out. If you are currently building a new home, they also provide pre- and post-construction pest control services.
Their pricing is competitive, and they use environmentally friendly, non-toxic methods that won’t be harmful to you or your pets whilst also receiving good online reviews, with Sarah S commenting, “Great service, really accommodating…Have used them two years in a row and will again!”.
ACT Pest Control, are licensed specialists in pest and termite control. With a large range of equipment, they can treat any property including households, restaurants and government buildings, all with the added convenience of using environmentally friendly products.
Using their 7-in-1 general treatment deal, ACT Pest Control ensure that the seven most common pests in your house will be eliminated without harming your family or pets.
A recent Google testimonial from Wally I said, “I called upon ACT Pest Control for both my houses and they have done a great job. We had various issues such as wasps and ant infestations along with the general house treatments, all the pests were gone after their visit each time. Highly recommend Carl, he is the technician we used, and we had a great experience with Him. Big thanks to the team at ACT Pest Control.”
Servicing areas including Queanbeyan, Belconnen, Fyshwick, Deakin and Barton, Rentokil Canberra provide both residential and business pest control services. They specialise in termites and wasps, but can also help with other pests like cockroaches, rats, mice and birds.
They’ve also received a good rap online, with one Google reviewer (Dan Nikolovski) commenting “Very professional service from Tim. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Rentokil to anyone looking for pest control services.”
With more than 20 years of experience, Bernie, the owner and operator of Top Kill of Canberra, is dedicated to removing unwanted pests from the homes and offices of Canberra residents.
His goal is to provide unbeatable customer service, thorough and effective treatments, and long-term pest management. Top Kill of Canberra is always striving to improve their methods to ensure their clients are getting the very best in pest control technology.
Because Bernie both owns the business and performs the treatments, he never cuts corners. Commenter dr_phil had this to say: “I have been using for a few years an old bloke by the name of Bernie… he owns the business so he does the job right.”
Servicing all Canberra suburbs including North and South Canberra, Gungahlin, Belconnen, Woden, Weston, Tuggeranong, Bugendore, Bywong, Yass, Murrumbateman, Sutton, Gundaroo and Queanbeyan, they’re an owner-operated business with more than 10 years’ experience. They’re licenced and insured, their products are safe for children and pets and they’re guaranteed to last up to 6 months.
Facebook reviewer Alana Wade had a good experience with them, commenting “Excellent service! Quick, reliable and reasonably priced. Would definitely use again.”
Which Canberra Pest Controller Will You Pick?
Thanks to our commenters who have provided insightful feedback, if you believe we have got it wrong, please let us know.
Please let us know how it goes. Did they do a good job? Are your pests gone for good? Would you recommend their services to a friend? Leave your comments down below.