Pest Control - Termites
Termite Control Information
•There are many ways of getting rid of termites? and the most common way is to use a chemical treatment around the permiter of your home, which is to protect your home from termites for 8 years from entering back in your house in Melbourne. (1) Firstly we find where the termite nest is located or were the damage is done. (2) Then we inject foam in the walls and the wait a few weeks so it can go back and kill the queen. (3) Last of all we drill and inject termidor around the perimeter of the house, this is a prevention that when the termites come back, they get in contact with the poison and they take it back to the queen and it then dies and kills the lot off
Termite Treatment & Protection
•After a long cold winter rain in Melbourne, spring can’t come soon enough for many of us. Before you know it, daylight is here on our back door, flowers will start blooming and children will be playing alot more outdoors in the park. But, as the weather get a little warmer, people may also start to see an termite signs that spring has sprung up of the presence of flying termites and swarmers.
•Spring is the termite of season as swarmers emerge to mate and establish new colonies up your walls, which often poped up as unwanted guests. Termites can literally eat out a wall from under its owners eyes, often without them even knowing how much termite damage have they done. They have the capacity to chew through timber floor boards and even plaster and can damage the structural timber of a home within several months depending on the type of damage. In truth is, termites cause $100 billion worth of damage yearly.
How To Get Rid Of Termites
•Luckily, there are many steps you can take to help prevent termites from infesting into your home. Here are few tips to protect your best investment of your life:
1 Stop or reduce moisture in and around the house, which termites need to thrive on to survive.
2 Repair leaking taps, water pipes and exterior air con units.
3 Repair gutters, eaves and rotted roof areas.
4 Replace weather board and broken mortar around footing foundation and windows sills.
5 Divert water into draines from the house through properly flowing threw down pipes and gutters.
6 Routinely inspect the foundation of a home for signs of mud trails (used by termites to reach to up your cavity walls), uneven doors or bubbling paint and timber architrave that sounds hollow when hit on.
7 Monitor all exterior areas outside, including timber windows, door frames and skirting boards for any different changes that has appeared.
8 Maintain the gap between the foundation of your home that appers to change.
9 Consider a pest inspector as a professional opinion. Termite damage is not covered by homeowners' insurance cover.
10 Raise firewood of the ground and at least 10 meters away from the house.
•Termites cannot be controlled without helping yourself. If you suspect a termite problem has come up, contact a licensed pest controller ASAP to determine were the problem has come up and receive a quote of an appropriate cost of a pre treatment. To find a small business, qualified pest controller to do the job.
•One of the everyday normal house pests that any home owner should no about is termites. They are a small white ant, usually about size of a half a matchstick long which like cool and moist places to breed in walls, trees and dark places. They feast on wood, timber fences, timber floors, and timber walls. They can not eat the heartwood mostly the inner part of the tree.
•Termite treatment and termite protection jobs are done by rapid pest control Melbourne. We do lots of diffrent termite work from a large termite certificate of compliance protection AS3660.1 2014 to a small termite treatment AS3660.2 2000. All termite certificates are given after the work has been completed.
Termites are grouped in 3 different categories
drywood, dampwood and subterranean
•Subterranean termites are found travelling underground
•Dampwood termites live in rotted logs, dead or alive trees
•Termites are a social insect were they live and work together
•All Termite Protection Treatment Prices Start At approx $1200 In Melbourne
•Drywood termites obtain water from the wood which they do not go in to soil
•They are broken in to three different categories. A worker, soldier, primary king and queen
Prices in Melbourne start at $1200 to $3500 approx cost for termite control
• How to kill termites • Termite control options • Cost of termite treatment • How to get rid of termites • Termite inspections and reports • Signs you may have termites • Getting quotes for termites removal • Hiring a pest controller cost • How do you know if you have termites • How common are termites in Melbourne • How much does it cost to control termites • DIY termite control and prevention for termites
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