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What to do if you have active termites?


Termite Treatment Sunshine Coast Having termites is every homeowner’s nightmare. The tiny insects are capable of causing serious damage to your property that can cost you a fortune. Did you know that It’s estimated that as many as 1 in 3 properties in Australia are affected in some way by termites? Termites also are responsible… Continue reading →

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Termite management systems explained


Termite Management Systems Sunshine Coast We all know what a termite inspection entails and why it is important to have one. If you own a home or a business on the Sunshine Coast, no doubt you will have heard horror stories about termite damage and been warned of the risk of infestation. Turns out termite’s… Continue reading →

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Benefits of pre-purchased termite inspections


Pre-Purchased Termite Inspections Sunshine Coast If you are looking to buy a home or a business, a pre-purchase termite inspection is always a great idea. In fact, pre-purchase termite inspections are the most common time people choose to have their property inspected. But why? Well, no one wants to invest money into a property that… Continue reading →

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What to do when your neighbour has termites


Termite inspections Sunshine Coast So you find out your neighbour has termites, perhaps you have seen them receiving treatment. Is this a cause for concern and should you then book a termite inspection? The simple answer is yes. Termites active within your area should be a neighbourhood wide concern. This is because termites can travel… Continue reading →

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Signs You Might Have Termites in Your Home


Termite Management Sunshine Coast Termites can be hard to detect and can often be living within a property, causing damage undetected for some time before their presence is known. There are however signs that are dead giveaways that there are termites taking up residence in your home. Mud or Dirt Trails Termites leave trails of… Continue reading →

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What Attracts Termites to a House?


Termite Control Sunshine Coast Termites are attracted to a house for a number of reasons. One of these reasons is moisture. Moisture is an attractant for termites as they thrive in damp environments. Unfortunately, it is common for there to be moisture within a home that can go unnoticed and unfixed that acts as an… Continue reading →

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Common Termite Myths and Misconceptions


Termite Treatment Sunshine Coast When it comes to termites, many Australian homeowners are misinformed. It is important to know fact from fiction in order to ensure that you are taking the correct precautionary measures to avoid a termite infestation. Here are some common termite myths and misconceptions. 1. Black ants prevent termites. Some homeowners believe… Continue reading →

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How often should I have a termite inspection?


Termite Inspections Sunshine Coast A common question that we receive is ‘how often should I have a termite inspection?’. The Australian Standard recommends that professional termite inspections be carried out at least once every twelve months and if your home is at high risk for termites, ideally more than once a year. So what is… Continue reading →

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Termite stories


Termite Treatment Sunshine Coast William Morton Wheeler, an early-20th-century American entomologist started off believing that termites and ants were communitarian and democratic, but then began to worry that they foretold “the eventual state of human society”: “very low intelligence combined with an intense and pugnacious solidarity of the whole.” How much? In the USA, termites… Continue reading →