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Commercial Pest Control, Sydney Services

Looking for a reliable pest control firm that can offer environmentally safe solutions? We will rid your business of Cockroaches, Ants, Spiders, Bees, Bed Bugs or any bug or pests that are causing you problems. Guaranteed!

Here is a pest management treatment on 3 restaurants in Kellyville Grove (Sydney Hills District) that we completed recently:

Video Transcript:
“Hi it’s Bruce from A1 commercial Pest Control Kellyville. We’re at the new shopping centre at Kellyville Grove and we’re doing a new commercial pest control quote and the quote’s been accepted and what we’re doing is we’re setting up to to do the the actual job.

We’ve already done a very comprehensive inspection, where we’ve looked at what we’re dealing with. We find out where the German cockroaches are coming from.

Then we do a crack and crevice treatment, a cockroach gel treatment and finally a low toxic spray.

So if you’re in the Kellyville Grove area or anywhere in the Hills district, and you need a very thorough and low toxic non-toxic option please give me a call.

It’s Bruce from A1 Commercial Pest Control Kellyville.”

Woolworths Kellyville Grove

It consisted of the Maw Maw Thai and Sanchez Restaurants. Here are photos of the bar, cooking area, menu and bar for the Maw Maw Thai Restaurant:

Maw Maw Bar

Here are photos of the cooking area, dining area, and front bench of the Sanchez restaurant:


Both of these restaurants were next to each other and the 3rd was the Harvest Bowl Kellyville Chicken Restaurant.

We approach both residential and commercial treatments with the the utmost professionalism and excellence, we also know that commercial treatments are often extensive and won’t take your pest problem lightly.

In this video, Bruce explains the techniques we use to ensure customers don’t see cockroaches in your commercial restaurant:

Video Transcript:

So we’re doing three different commercial restaurants here, the Maw Maw, it’s a Thai restaurant, the Sanchez Cantina, that’s a Mexican restaurant, and the Harvest, Bowl it’s a chicken restaurant, and they’re all owned by the same owner. It’s a new owner here, so he wants to make sure that the place is kept appropriately, free of cockroaches.
So that’s our job, we’re going to be putting some systems in to make sure that customers never see cockroaches running across their eating area. To do that, we, as well as doing the spray, the gel, the dusting treatments of the cracks and crevices, we also put in lots of cockroach sticky boards with pheromone tablets.
So, if you want to make sure there’s never cockroaches in your establishment that scare away current customers and potential customers, please give me a call, it’s Bruce from A1 Pest Control Kellyville.

Our pest technicians also give you protection against bees, Fleas, rats, mice (rodents), flies, bird lice (often called mites) or other garden pests.

If these pests are a problem for you, please call us without delay on 0417 251 911, or send us a message for a free quote and advice about Pest Control Sydney quotes


Termite Inspections

If you’re someone who needs to have a building inspected, whether it is before buying or selling a home, we can provide accurate and reliable pest reports and termite reports as well as giving you advice regarding TERMITES and how to manage them.

We are also consultants to various timber inspection firms for any jobs that became problematic after having undertaken certified inspection reports that didn’t pick up problems due to lack of access.

Proudly Australian Owned Commercial Pest Control Business

You may have heard about “Flick Pest Control” and “Rentokil” as Australian companies in the industry.

Danish Flick ISS bought our Flick pest control and hygiene services business from WD Flick & Co Pty Ltd back in 2002.

Rentokill head office is in Leeds and Edinburough UK.

A1 pest control Sydney is an Australian family owned business, based in Sydney, NSW, Australia.

Its owner, Bruce Gow has over 40 years of experience as well as accreditation in the safe protection of homes, businesses, schools, kindergartens, childcare and government departments.

Pest Management Sydney

Safety, environmental care and customer service are our foremost concerns when treating your home or business.

Harvest Bowl Castle Hill

We never use fuming chemicals that drive you out of the building or slop messy pools of liquid over your floors – as some negligent firms have had these bad reputations.

Hudson George Castle Hill

Only environmentally aware are responsible treatments are ever performed by our firm, and our informed pest management breaks down the breeding cycle using very low or non-toxic insecticides & pesticides.

Wishbone Rotisserie Castle Hill

How long does it take to finish a typical treatment?
Normally a trained, licensed technician will take around an hour or less for most firms and a little longer for termite inspections and pest reports.

Rexpresso Bar Eats Castle Hill

Most businesses are serviced in under an hour, as we will only treat the infested areas of the property.

Is there a smell inside?
No, our low toxic insecticides are odour-free inside the building, leaving no risk to your employees or clients.

What does a service cost?
The cost varies upon your needs and situations. Call us to ascertain exactly which plan suits your needs and you will talk to a non-pushy, informed technician or office staff who will guide you to your best solution.

Call today to find out more information with no pressure to order our services on 0417 251 911

Please send us a message for a free quote and advice

A Comprehensive Guide to Pest Management in Sydney, Australia

Commercial and industrial facilities in Sydney, Australia face numerous challenges when it comes to pest infestations. These unwanted visitors can cause significant damage to property, pose health risks to employees, and tarnish a company’s reputation.

Effective commercial pest control is crucial to maintaining a clean and safe environment. In this article, we will explore the 10 most common commercial and industrial pests in Sydney and discuss essential strategies for their control.

1.   Cockroaches

Cockroaches are among the most prevalent pests in commercial settings. They thrive in warm and humid environments, making kitchens, food storage areas, and garbage disposal sites ideal breeding grounds. German cockroaches, American cockroaches, and Australian cockroaches are commonly found in Sydney. Control measures include proper sanitation, exclusion techniques, and targeted pesticide applications.

Check out this video of Bruce explaining how we treat commercial properties.

Video Transcript:

So, part of our inspection process is, we check underneath all of the cooking areas, as cockroaches will hide under there, and look for any potential breeding spots. We also advise the owner of any cardboard boxes that are in ground contact, that we need them off ground contact, and of course, we put in plenty of cockroach detector boards, that’s crucial in the process. So we’ll set up all these before we leave, because there’s plenty of potential hiding spots here.

We also give a comment about the hygiene of the place, because with these sort of establishments, if the hygiene is not kept up, the food source is built up, and the cockroaches will build up as well. So we need an area that’s going to be always kept clean and free of food sources and also water. Once we eliminate those, we’ve got a clean environment where our insecticides are going to be doing the best possible job.
So this is how we do our commercial pest control as a system.

2.   Rodents

Rats and mice are notorious for causing damage and spreading diseases. They can gnaw through electrical wiring, contaminate food, and leave behind droppings and urine. In commercial settings, they can be found in storage areas, basements, and ceiling voids. Effective rodent control involves identifying entry points, implementing exclusion measures, and employing baits, traps, or rodenticides.

3.   Ants

Ant infestations are a common issue in pest control. Commercial and industrial buildings are at risk, particularly during warmer months. Species like black ants, Argentine ants, and sugar ants are frequently encountered. These pests can contaminate food and cause structural damage. Ant control strategies involve locating and eliminating nests, sealing entry points, and applying targeted insecticide treatments.

4.   Flying Pest Management in Sydney

Flies are a nuisance in many commercial pest control establishments, including restaurants, hotels, and food processing facilities. Common species include house flies, fruit flies, and drain flies. Flies are not only bothersome but also carry various diseases. Effective control methods include proper waste management, installation of fly screens, and targeted insecticide applications.

Commercial Flying Pest Management in Sydney, Australia: Tackling Fermentation Flies and Common Pests

Commercial & industrial establishments, such as restaurants, bars, and food processing facilities, face the constant challenge of managing pests to ensure hygiene, customer satisfaction, and regulatory compliance.

In Sydney, Australia, where the thriving food industry plays a significant role in the economy, the management of pests like fermentation flies and common fruit flies becomes crucial. A1 Pest Control delivers effective pest management strategies, focusing on the identification, prevention, and control of fermentation flies and common pests in commercial flying environments. 

Sydney Fermentation Flies:

Fermentation flies, also known as vinegar flies or Drosophila spp., are small, red-eyed flies commonly found around overripe or decaying fruits, vegetables, and fermenting substances. They can quickly infest commercial flying spaces, causing concerns about hygiene and customer perception. To manage these pests effectively:

a. Source Elimination: Regularly dispose of overripe fruits and vegetables and maintain clean trash and waste disposal practices. These flies are attracted to organic matter, so minimizing their availability will reduce their presence.

b. Cleaning and Sanitation: Establish a stringent cleaning routine, paying close attention to areas where fermentation can occur, such as beverage dispensers, sinks, and drains. Regularly clean and sanitize these areas with non-toxic, food-safe cleaning products to deter and eliminate fermentation flies.

c. Physical Barriers: Install fine-mesh screens on windows and doors to prevent flies from entering the establishment. Also, use air curtains near entrances to create an air barrier that prevents flies from flying inside.

d. Traps and Baits: Utilize traps and baits designed specifically for vinegar flies. These traps often contain a lure that attracts the flies, causing them to become trapped. Place these traps strategically near potential breeding areas or fly hotspots to capture and monitor the fly population.

Common Commercial Pest Control of Fruit Flies:

Common fruit flies, scientifically known as Drosophila melanogaster, are another prevalent pest in commercial flying environments. They are attracted to ripe and rotting fruits, vegetables, and sugary substances. To effectively manage common fruit flies:

a. Proper Storage and Handling: Store fruits and vegetables in sealed containers or refrigerators to prevent the release of odors that attract fruit flies. Regularly inspect and remove any infested produce to limit their breeding grounds.

b. Cleaning and Sanitation: Similar to the approach for fermentation flies, implement a strict cleaning regime, paying close attention to surfaces where organic matter can accumulate, such as countertops, drains, and garbage bins. Remove any spills or debris promptly to reduce attractants.

c. Traps and Baits: Place fruit fly traps and baits near areas where these pests are commonly found. These traps typically contain a lure that attracts fruit flies, causing them to be trapped. Regularly monitor and replace the traps as needed.

d. Insecticidal Control: In severe infestations, professional pest control services may be required. These experts can assess the situation and employ targeted low and non-toxic treatments, adhering to safety standards and regulations.

Efficient pest management is essential for commercial establishments in Sydney, Australia, to maintain high levels of cleanliness, hygiene, and customer satisfaction.

By implementing preventive measures, such as source elimination, regular cleaning, and the installation of physical barriers, businesses can significantly reduce the presence of fermentation flies and common fruit flies.

Additionally, the use of traps, baits, and, when necessary, professional pest control services can provide further control. By employing these strategies, commercial flying establishments can mitigate the risk of infestation and create a welcoming environment for staff & patrons, free from the annoyance and concerns associated with these common pests.

5.  Bed Bugs

Bed bug infestations can severely impact the hospitality industry in Sydney. These nocturnal pests hide in mattresses, furniture, and upholstery, biting humans during the night. Early detection, thorough inspection, and targeted treatment by professionals are essential for eliminating bed bugs and preventing their spread.

6.   Termites

Termites pose a significant threat to Sydney commercial buildings, especially those constructed with timber. They silently destroy structures, causing extensive damage and compromising the integrity of the building. Regular termite inspections, implementation of preventive measures, and professional treatment are crucial to protect commercial properties.

7.   Spiders

While most spiders are harmless, some species like redbacks and funnel webs in Sydney can deliver venomous bites. These pests can cause distress to employees and customers. Spider control involves identifying and sealing entry points, removing webs, and targeted insecticide treatments when necessary.

8.   Silverfish

Silverfish are small, wingless insects that infest commercial buildings, particularly in areas with high humidity. They feed on paper, glue, and textiles, causing damage to books, documents, and fabrics. Controlling silverfish in Sydney involves reducing moisture levels, sealing entry points, and applying appropriate insecticides.

9.  Moths

Moths are a common problem in commercial pest control facilities that handle food, such as restaurants, bakeries, and warehouses. Indian meal moths and grain moths are frequent culprits. They contaminate food products and cause financial losses. Integrated pest management (IPM) practices, including sanitation, proper storage, and targeted treatments, are effective in controlling moth populations.

10.   Birds

While birds may seem harmless, they can cause significant problems for businesses. Pigeons and seagulls are often found nesting on rooftops, causing damage, spreading diseases, and leaving droppings that can be hazardous. Deterrents like netting, spikes, and repellents can help control bird populations and prevent their roosting.

Commercial pest control and industrial pest management in Sydney will identify a range of pest challenges that can impact operations, reputation, and employee health.

Understanding the common pests, their habits, and effective control measures is essential in maintaining a pest-free environment. Implementing integrated pest management practices, seeking professional assistance, and regular inspections are key to preventing and addressing pest infestations.

By taking proactive measures, businesses can ensure a clean, safe, and pest-free workplace for their employees and customers.

How to Manage Pest Control Economically and To Have Safe, Effective Termite Control in Sydney Australia.

You can look up treatments for various Australian pests, Termite Control (white-ants) bird lice, fleas, ants, cockroaches, spiders, rodents and other vermin on our website. Take a moment to check out any of the pages that interest you for accurate consolidated information. See our Pest Control,Termidor Termite Treatment and Termite Control tips.

We specialize in Termite treatments, especially providing you with peace of mind when moving into a new home or when you find your business besieged by termites. Give us a ring and we’ll talk you through our 100% risk free money back guarantee if we are unable to fix your termite problem! Just send us a message for more information.

A1 Pest Control has a team of highly trained and licensed pest experts that that service all Metropolitan zones within Sydney Region (Australia). Please fill in a form for contact details, or for some “no obligation” advice on your situation ring us up on 0417 251 911 for expert advice free of charge..

Our major clients include Federal, State and Local Departments, Motels and Restaurants, Hospitals and Nursing Homes, Clubs and Pubs.

Problems with termites?

We are able to stop your termite issue from becoming a nightmare. As far as environmental and health concerns we ONLY make use of non-toxic and low toxicity products to get your home or business free of annoying and detrimental pests. Feel free to send u s a message for no-strings attached advice or more information on your situation. Alternatively you can ring us up on 0417 251 911 for quick, reliable assistance in Sydney’s metropolitan zone.

Safe for You and Your Staff

Our Sentricon and Termidor termite systems can fix any persistent termite infestation where other systems have fallen short. We recommend Granitgard and TermX for any pre-construction protection of your home or enterprise. Granitgard is completely non-toxic and TermX is low toxic. You can see our website for information on Termite Irrigation (Also known as reticulation or replenishment) which are some of the most successful renewable termite protection systems for your property.

You can rest assured knowing that all our pest controllers are licensed and have compliance with all OH&S regulations. Our operators use the latest and most effective equipment to provide you with an economic solution to your termite induced headaches.

Accurate and Economic Detection of Termites is Now Here!
Moisture meters pick up moisture and our Thermal imaging cameras pick up heat, which can also indicate and pick up termites! See our Termite Inspection Tools.

Remote Thermal Sensor with Laser Guide

You can easily detect high risk areas for termites by looking at the heat sources generated by the termites residing in building structures. The Remote Thermal Sensor is amazingly accurate with pinpointing the locations of termite activity.

Moisture Sensor

You can also easily detect a looming termite risk by looking at areas that have a concentrated presence of moisture. The moisture sensor is easy to use, similarly to a traditional Moisture Meter.

Bluetooth Wireless link to PDA Unit

The Bluetooth PDA unit allows for quick data analysis, storage and the generation of complex reports within a few seconds. It allows for customer and job data to be available as required making jobs a lot easier to manage.

Home Inspection, Building Inspection, Pest Report or Termite Inspection. How are these different? Call us up to discuss any procedure that you are considering and/or would like advice on.

We have Exterra and Termidor trainer operates who make use of an Integrated Pest Management (I.P.M) and termite bait systems for low toxic solutions in and around your home. Our high tech, economic solutions can easily eliminated your termite/white-ant worries quickly, resulting in you having to spend less and saving yourself a lot of trouble in the long run.

We use Termidor for Sydney termite control – a new environmentally safe breakthrough in termite management. “People are in the habit of getting pest reports and termite inspections when they purchase a new home, but a lot of the time, that is the last inspection they ever get”

I often inspect commercial premises after the damage is already done and the owner finds signs of infestation. When I find active subterranean termites and ask about what sort of termite protection is in place, I sometimes get confused looks on the faces of some clients.

They often say that their fleas, rodents, cockroaches, spiders etc have always been taken care of each year. That doesn’t mean that their homes are safe from a termite infestation.

Regular, systematic, competent termite inspections are essential today more than ever before.”

Termidor termite barriers combined with termite baits are our best recommendation for long term white-ant control.

"We first used A1 Pest Control a few years ago when we noticed a few termites under a wine barrell in the rear yard of our home. We asked A1 Pest Control Sydney to pay us a visit to have a thorough termite inspection of our home. Bruce and his crew were on time, and very well presented. They explained how they would get rid of the termite infestation using a low toxic method and how their Thermal cameras worked, It worked very well and now we can sleep at night!"
Gary and Carol Harman
"We have been using Bruce form A1 Pest Control for over 4 years now. We bought our new house on the Hills Area, and moved in. our neighbours had problem with rodents and spiders so they are using A1 next door. I asked them if they could come over and treat our house too, as i didn't want to chase pest around our home. The service was not only effective, but carried out without any smelly fumes that we have experienced in our last house. They solved problem next door and I haven't seen a bug since."
Melissa Topper
"A1 Pest Control exterminators where great! I'm very happy to say that they solved a bed bug problem that I had after we had visitors from overseas visit us. I would recommend A1 Pest Control to anyone needing a safe and effective treatment of bed bugs"
Amanda Wu
"Bruce solved our commercial pest control problem in Castle Hill. Cockroaches were throughout our factory and they were completely gone after two visits from his exterminators. Just seeing one cockroach can lose us clients. I know now everyhing is ok, and our reputation is intact"
Raj Beri, Europa International
"Bruce from A1 Help us get rid of a bad spider infestation that have been troubling us for a while. It was done with low toxic spray and his crew even game me some cockroach and ant baits to get rid of them. I have recommended A1 to all my friends and family"
Carmel Thomas
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