Be Proactive And Keep Termites Away From Your Home

Termites are a major problem in Australia. Many homes suffer from termite infestations. One way to prevent termites from infesting your home is to have an annual termite inspection from a licensed pest control company. That way, you can stop any termite activity in its tracks. If termites are found on your property, there are many ways a pest control company can get your termite problem under control.

It is important to have your property checked for termites every year. Left unchecked, termites can quickly destroy a home in as little as twelve months. A termite inspection generally lasts at least two hours. They will come out check all of your rooms, sub-floors, garden beds, fence lines and the perimeter of your house and property. If they find termites, they can discuss Bundaberg termite control options with you.

Many Affordable termite barriers can be used in and around your home. Repellent chemical termite barriers are one effective option. A pest control specialist will pump chemicals into the soil around your house. This will create an impenetrable barrier around your house. Termites will turn away as soon as they sense the chemicals. It works fast and can last up to three years.


If you want, you can also use Environmentally friendly termite barriers. Some popular environmentally friendly barriers include Premise and Termidor. These treatments do more than keep termites away from your house. The chemicals used in these treatments are slow acting. When termites pick up these chemicals and carry them back to their nests, these chemicals will slowly kill off the whole colony. These barriers are placed in deep trenches around your home. They can even be placed in holes that are drilled in your concrete.

One of the best parts about using an environmentally friendly barrier is that the chemicals used are non-toxic to humans and other animals. The treatments also last between five to eight years, so you will not have to reapply the treatment very often. Rain will not wash away the treatment. Plus they can kill an entire colony in only one to three months.

If you think you have termites, contact SureSafe Pest today for a free quote. They will come out, examine your property and your termite problem, and offer you a free quote. You can expect professional friendly service and competitive pricing from SureSafe. Make sure you take care of your termite problem right away before it grows, because most insurance companies will not cover damage caused by termites.


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