Category: Termite inspections

Beware of the ‘free’ termite check

Beware of the ‘free’ termite check

We’re all on the look out for a bargain, but ‘free termite checks’ could end up costing you hundreds of thousands of dollars in the long run. Used as a marketing ploy, a free termite check is often a gimmick offered by some pest control companies that just want to gain your business and take […]

Should you buy a home with termite damage?

Should you buy a home with termite damage?

When buying a property, we all know we should carry out a building and pest inspection before completing the purchase. But what if the inspection finds a problem ­– some building defect or the presence of termites (white ants)? Many buyers panic when an issue is uncovered and pull out of the sale, but it […]

What are the signs of termites in your home?

What are the signs of termites in your home? Termite mudding on fence

Knowing the signs of termite activity can literally save you a fortune! But how many homeowners know what to look for, and how often do they inspect their home? Here’s the low down for homeowners on how to pick up on the signs of termite activity. Know your enemy… The termite species that do most […]