PEST CONTROL SERVICES & INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT
Commercial Pest Control
Ecowize offers pest control services for commercial clients, no matter the industry. We understand that each business is unique and requires customised pest control services that compliment the nature of the operation. Our aim is to safeguard your premises from unwanted infestations through effective and reliable solutions. We service all provinces throughout South Africa. We supply pest control services that use high-quality products for complete assurance. Furthermore, we will remove pests in the most humane way possible. Our team of experts can handle various types of pests, which include vermin such as rats.
Integrated Pest Management
Ecowize provides the option of a low-impact pest control programme, further enhancing our environment-friendly pest control strategy. This programme can be customised to effectively rid your premises of pests, while taking into consideration the area-specific threshold for chemicals and pests.
We offer cost-free, obligation-free pest risk assessments. This in-depth analysis of the premises includes: Production areas, product storage and distribution areas, waste disposal areas, and all buildings and surrounding areas. This provides us and our clients with a complete overview of their pest control needs, standards and regulations that need to be met, and ensures that current and future risks are considered.
We are able to treat almost any pests that are found in food processing or commercial facilities. We also take care of household pests.
Please view the commonly treated pests below. If you do not see the pest you require assistance with, or for more detailed information on various pests, our available programmes, or to book an onsite assessment, please contact us.
Ecowize provides the option of a low-impact pest control programme, thus further enhancing our environment-friendly pest control strategy. This programme can be customised to effectively rid your premises of pests while taking into consideration the area-specific threshold for chemicals and pests.
- HACCP, BRC, AIB, SABS, (YUM Restaurant, FSSC) and all other food safety standards (and audits)
- Fly control units
- IPM (integrated pest management) (audits)
- Non-toxic or toxic control (tamper-resistant bait stations & traps)
- Container fumigation woodborer & beetle inspections (woodborer treatments)
- Bird proofing and bird repellent services
- ISPM15 wood export fumigations
Ecofirst makes use of both non-toxic and toxic methods to eradicate different species, including Norway or Roof Rats and house mice.
Rats & Mice
German and American cockroaches are your most common cockroach species.
Ecowize uses chemical and non-chemical treatments to reduce and prevent infestation. The treatment could include the use of gel baiting, non-toxic insect pheromone boards or spray treatments.
Ants are treated with a full inspection to determine the extent of infestation We then determine the species and the treatment programme to be followed.
Different kinds of ants include the Argentine Ant, Carpenter Ant, Pharaoh Ant, Pavement Ant, Acrobat Ant, Big-headed Ant, Odorous Ant, Black Sugar Ant, Pugnacious Ant and Bal-byter.
Ecowize’s experience has shown that birds require a multi-approach system. Birds will try everything to get back to their nests and young. We implement an integrated bird control system, which include netting, spikes, wire, repellent gel and reflective mechanisms. We invest ourselves in taking care of all elements needed to be successful at bird control.
Bees are beneficial to the environment and not to be treated with pesticide. Special permissions should be obtained from the Department of Agriculture to eradicate bees that are life threatening. Honey bees should be removed with a decoy hive and be released in a safe environment.
Ecowize gets a handle on all the different fly species. Fly species we control are the House Fly, Flesh Fly, Vinegar Fly, Blow Bottle Flies, Stable Flies, Drain Flies and Fruit Flies.
We make use of fly control units or UV light traps. We supply various fly control units such as the Cobra, Optica Viper, Liberator, Illume and Genius.
Signs of bedbugs are small to reddish brown faecal spots on surfaces, a very strong sweet bedbug odour and welts and irritation of bites.
Mattresses, box springs upholstery and skirting boards should be treated. Bedding should be washed in hot water.
Termites are controlled in various ways. This depends on the type of condition they are found in and which type of termite is found on inspections. Ecowize uses various kinds of controls, which includes pre-construction, post-construction and nests/mounds treatments.
Termites can cause serious damage, such as causing the building structure to collapse if not treated properly. Untreated wood can cause termites to spread over long distances.
Alternative treatment plans include removing infested timbers and replacing them with treated timber.
Flea species Ecowize control include cat and dog fleas. Animals who have this pest should be dipped by a vet for prevention. Ecowize treat indoor areas with the following procedures: Fogging Treatments & Powder Treatments
Ecowize offers a specialised and eco-friendly approach to pest control to eliminate moths from internal spaces. Moth infestations lead to the destruction of food and fabric products, can damage sensitive materials, and even present several health hazards to the occupants of a structure.
Beetles may be small, but they can cause damage to stored food and property, including clothes and crops, making them particularly unwelcome in food manufacturing plants. They also increase the risk of the spread of disease in structures, however, are widely considered not to be harmful to people.