Fast and effective Caterpillar Removal Perth

Is your home plagued by caterpillars? Caterpillars are a common garden pest, and they can be difficult to remove. That's where Termipest comes in – we offer fast and effective caterpillar removal Perth-wide. We are a family-owned and operated business, and we take pride in our work. We're experts at getting rid of these pests, and we'll have them gone before you know it! So if you're struggling with caterpillars in your garden, give us a call today. We'd be happy to help!
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Termipest Makes Caterpillar Removal Easy

Caterpillars are pesky insects that can cause a lot of damage to your home. If you're looking for a caterpillar removal service, Termipest is the company for you! In just three easy steps, we can take care of those caterpillars for you.
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1. Get A Free Pest Control Quote

If you're like most homeowners, you want to ensure that any pest control service you hire is worth the money. Wouldn't it be great if you could get a free quote from Termipest first? That's exactly what we offer – a no-obligation quote so you can be sure that our services are right for you. Contact us today to learn more!
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2. We'll Offer The Best Caterpillar Removal Plan

Termipest is proud to offer the best Caterpillar removal plan for home owners. We understand the importance of keeping your home safe and free of pests, and our team of experts are here to help. With over 25 years of experience, we know how to get the job done right.
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3. Just Sit, Wait & Relax

If you have been dealing with pests in your Perth home, it is time to call Termipest. We will remove all pests, including Caterpillars, from your home quickly and efficiently. Don't suffer any longer - call us today for a free quote!
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You Can Trust Termipest

At Termipest, we understand that dealing with pests can be a stressful and overwhelming experience. That's why we offer a comprehensive pest control service that is designed to rid your home or business of unwanted visitors, and help to prevent them from returning in the future. 

Our experienced and certified technicians will work quickly and efficiently to remove any trace of caterpillars from your property, using the latest techniques and equipment. In addition, we offer a range of preventative treatments that can help to keep your property pest-free all year round. 

So if you're looking for the best caterpillar removal and pest control in Perth, look no further than Termipest. We're here to help you enjoy a pest-free life.
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Frequently Asked Questions

What Are The Most Destructive Caterpillars In Perth?

The most destructive Caterpillars in Perth is by far the White Cedar Moth Caterpillars

The brown-black hairy caterpillars of the White Cedar Moth are a serious pest of the Cape Lilac Tree in the Perth metropolitan area. They are active in the warmer months, generally from October.

They grow quickly and attack the tree at night by stripping the leaves. The Cape Lilac Tree is the caterpillar's only food source and there are a high number of trees in Perth, so it is an endemic problem.

The Caterpillars of the White Cedar Moth have become a serious pest of Cape Lilac trees in Perth over the last few years.

The adult Moth is grey-brown with black hairs covering its body is mostly active at night. It lays greyish coloured eggs in neat clusters, usually on the tree or in woodpiles.

They can also lay their eggs under shade cloth and behind curtains. The eggs hatch as black-brown hairy caterpillars with a faint yellow stripe. They quickly grow, feeding at night time only on Cape Lilac trees only.

They are sensitive to sunlight when small, and when larger, they come down to the ground at dawn.

Our team can help you control and remove these pests from your property quickly and effectively, so please don't hesitate to get in touch. If left untreated, an infestation of White Cedar Moths can cause serious damage to your Cape Lilac Tree, so it's important to take action as soon as you notice any sign of activity.

Is Caterpillar Removal Safe?

Caterpillar removal in Perth is a bit of an ongoing task if they are breeding inside your home. Caterpillar eggs can remain viable for up to four years indoors in a larvae stage so it is best to remove and destroy any Caterpillar eggs that you find in your home. Otherwise, these can turn into months and damage clothing and more.

Caterpillars living outdoors will often migrate around your property feeding on the most tender areas of your plants such as newly emerging leaves, buds, and flowers or even laying their eggs inside plants where they feed. It is rare that they invade homes, but it's not impossible. This is why it's crucial to stop caterpillars from entering before they cause any damage.

Caterpillar control has two options, Pest Control using natural methods or pesticides such as surface sprays.

The chemicals used in surface spray Caterpillar removal are not harmful to humans but caterpillars should be left well alone once treated and kept away from children and pets. They also only last a very short period of time. This is why the best method of easy removal is to contact the Pest control Perth experts at Termipest. Contact us for further information and a free quote!.

Where Do Caterpillars Come From?

Caterpillars arrive in Perth from Eastern Australia, mostly Queensland. Caterpillar eggs get transported on trees that are shipped into the area or come over with visitors who bring them in their car trunks or suitcases.

Caterpillar removal is a specialist task and requires urgent attention as Caterpillars can do massive damage to your tree and environment by stripping it of leaves quickly leaving bare branches or even killing the tree itself.

The Caterpillars molt several times before turning into pupae which appear to be dry dead leaves attached to a stem. 

The adult Moth emerges within two weeks during the summer months and will lay more eggs if conditions allow.

Are Caterpillar Actually Pests?

Caterpillars are considered common pests in Western Australia because Caterpillars have voracious appetites and can cause damage to trees, plants, and shrubs.

 Caterpillars do not eat wood; they feed only on plant material. This means they can destroy home gardens and food sources.

Caterpillar Pests come in many shapes and sizes, some Caterpillars are small enough to be considered a Caterpillar pest while others such as the Gypsy moths caterpillar can grow to be 7 centimeters long.

Caterpillars are more active at night. In the day, they hide in shade from sunlight by hanging onto blades of grass or leaves close to ground level. Caterpillars can't bite people but may leave a red rash around your skin if you touch them and have an allergic reaction.

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If you're sick of waking up with green caterpillars in your backyard and need and need pest control services in Perth, call Termipest today on 1300 662 847 and ask about our Caterpillar control services.
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