Did you know?
Every year 180,000 Australian homes are attacked by termites. This equals to an alarming $1.3 billion worth of repair costs each year! Think this won’t happen to you? CSIRO reported that over 1/3 of homes in Australia have a termite presence.
Three termite facts you need to know!
1. Termites can fly!
2. A termite queen can lay 7,000 eggs a day.
3. There’s an 80% chance you’re within 25m of a termite colony.
This is why yearly termites inspections are an absolute must.
Do you have a reoccurring pest problem? Do you find yourself pulling at your hair, wishing pests would quit returning to your home? Are you at your wit’s end with regularly removing irritating pests from your home?
Horror stories about homes ravaged by termite infestations constantly flood news headlines making you thank your lucky stars it hasn’t happened to you.
It’s a well-known fact that South-East Queensland, including the Brisbane region, are termite hot spots. But the areas encompassing Mt Gravatt, Carindale, Kenmore and Brookfield, in particular, contain environments where termites thrive.
Brisbane is classed as a high-risk zone for termites because of our climatic conditions – termites love heat and humidity and are most active during the Summer months.