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Carpet Beetle Treatment


What is eating the carpet!

It could be those pesty carpet beetles?

Call Surekill on 4341 5585 to safely erradicate the infestation!


Below is our guide to a successful Carpet Beetles Treatment. 

  • Booking Information

  • Customer Preparations

  • Treatment

  • After Treatment 

  • How to Keep Carpet Beetles Away?

  • For Carpet Beetle behaviour, lifecycle and facts press the Carpet Beetle Button

Booking Information

Job Booking - Time and Duration

Carpet Beetle Treatment duration is approximately 30 minutes.


Jobs are booked with a time allocation of arrival for example between 10 am and 12 noon. Then treatment time needs to be considered if the Technician arrives at 12 noon, please note the treatment will not be finished until approximately 1pm


Weather Conditions 

Carpet Beetle treatment is done inside the property so the weather does not play a part in doing this treatment.


Insurance and Australian Standards

Surekill Pest Control Pty Ltd is insured by Pacific International. Our Technicians are licensed by the Environmental Protection Authority EPA. Our Trainees complete the Rapid Training Course and receive on the job training. Our Technicians are trained to deliver a service in accordance with the Australian Standards.


Free Service Period

Carpet Beetle Treatments have a Free Service Period of three months. Our Surekill Technician will come back out within the 3 months of treatment, if you are still experiencing a Carpet Beetle problem.  


How to prepare for a Carpet Beetle Treatment?

Clean Up

If possible a clean up prior to treatment would be beneficial. Get rid of any excess things or unwanted items that are in the carpeted area or rooms affected.

Ensure the contents of your vacuum cleaner are double bagged for disposal.

The contents of the vacuum cleaner need to be double bagged. The Technician can spray a non disposable vacuum bag. Put it in a bag after discarding contents for the Technican to spray.

Vacuum hard floor surfaces, carpets and rugs 

Vacuum thoroughly all carpeted areas, especially edges and areas normally covered by furniture. Rugs need to be accessible for Technician to check and treat.

Access to walls

Remove all furniture and items away from walls, so the Technicain can inspect the edges of the carpet and treat.

Treatment Time

Turn off airconitioner during treatment
Remove pets from area being treated
Chemical sensitive people should leave until chemical dried & premise fully ventilated


Discuss and Inspect

Our Surekill Technician will take the time to discuss your german cockroach problem. They will inspect the environment to get an understanding of the problem. Also they will conduct a Enviornmental Inspection Report to make sure that it is safe to conduct the treatment as required by the EPA (Environment Protection Authority).

Spray edges and activity on carpets and rugs 

Spray is applied to the edges of the carpet where carpet beetles are known to eat carpet. Also where is carpet beetle activity. Rugs will also be sprayed.  Areas where there is a build up of dust, pet fur, skin scales, these are often sites of infestation.



Payment Options are cash, credit, eftpos or cheque.


Unless specific written arrangements has been provided then full contract price shall be due and payable and recoverable by the Surekill Technician on commencement of the intial treatment.

Dust in roof void

Dust is applied to the roof if there is an infestation in the roof. If there have been birds nesting in the roof it would need to be treated.


After Carpet Beetle Treatment


Our Surekill Technician will discuss your Pest Management Plan when they are at your property. This will include how long until your next treatment and that we will send you a reminder letter. 


Let the Technician know if you have any other pest problems or concerns that you want treated or monitored. Please note if you have carpet beetles it advise to make sure you have no rodent or bird problem. They will be able to discuss it with you and  include it in your Pest Management Plan.

Carpet is no longer being eaten
Avoid contact with treated surfaces until chemical agent has dried



How to Keep Carpet Beetles Away?

Vacuum hard floor surfaces, carpets and rugs
Check cut flowers brought inside for carpet beetles

Vaccum carpets, rugs and upholstered furniture regularly making sure that you do the edges near the skirtling boards and under furniture.  Also have them cleaned regularly. 

Regularly wash and clean all pets bedding 
Store food in plastic containers 
Contact Surekill 
Birds and rodents should be excluded from premises
Renewal Letter

Your Pest Management Plan will let us know when to send you a reminder for your next treatment. A renewal letter or email will be sent to you to advise that your pest treatment is due. Our Surekill Technicians look forward to seeing you again and keeping your environment pest free!

Please contact our friendly staff to arrange your next Pest Control Treatment!


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