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.
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.
Your home is your pride and joy, and often your biggest asset. So it goes without saying that you don’t want someone knocking down walls and chipping paint to find termites.
A termite management system is a chemical or physical installment designed to protect your entire home against termites.
If you’re extending your home, then the last thing you want is to spend thousands more to rectify the damage caused by termites.
Termites are nasty little blighters with the ability to destroy entire homes beyond the point of repair. Read on to discover the extent of destruction that they are capable of, and why it is so important to have regular pest inspections.