How to get rid of termites

Getting rid of termites in your property is not simple. You can choose to get rid of termites by using over-the-counter chemicals and bug sprays, but the effect will only be temporary. The best way to permanently eradicate termite infestation is by hiring pest control experts who can get rid of any type of termite infestation and prevent infestations from coming back. Pest control experts will assess your property and determine the right termite treatment.

Common types of termite control treatments:

  • Bait systems
  • Wood treatment
  • Soil treatment
  • Barrier treatment

The Best Way to Effectively Get Rid of Termites

We recommend that you consult our termite pest control expert, who can determine and provide you the right termite control treatment. Our termite control team looks for signs of termite infestation by inspecting every accessible corner and subfloor space around your home. To effectively get rid of termites, we need to first identify what kind of termites have infested your property in order to provide the right solution.

Our team can handle any kind of termite infestations including the common types of termites in Australia such as the subterranean or drywood termites.

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Why do you need termite control experts to help you

Handling chemicals on your own is never a good idea. Depending on the location of termites in your property, it will not always be advisable to spray hazardous chemicals in your area without the help of professionals. You have to take note that handling chemicals may pose a threat to your health. If you are not confident in your knowledge and expertise, call a professional pest controller to help you.

Termites can cause structural damage to your property. The few dollars you may save by doing-it-yourself will not be enough once termites spread and cause further damage to your property. You’d most likely spend more on construction cost later on if you skimp on pest control today.

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If you have attempted the termite control yourself and it still does not work, don’t lose any hope. Get help! We are licensed pest and building professionals and members of the Australian Environmental Pest Managers Association. We can match any comparable termite control price quote for treatment on your premises.

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Termite Baiting: A Common DIY Pest Control Solution

Many times when you want to get rid of the nasty pests yourself, you will probably turn towards a termite bait system. Unlike simply putting some chemicals into the soil, which by the way will last a maximum of a few years, termite baiting lets you put the pesticide directly into the ground on the outside of your house, the place where the termite infestation is happening. The termites will ultimately be able to find this bait, feast on it, and then die. However, using baits will not permanently get rid of termites in your property. As we mentioned earlier, it’s still best to hire experts who know how to permanently get rid of termites and prevent infestations from coming back. (Related: Introduction to Termite Baiting)

Since using a bait system is both quick and easy to do, you can also try to use this system to monitor for termites for places where they are not a visible problem yet. Another great benefit is that termite bait systems can be used at places where soil pesticides cannot be, such as objects near a well or a swimming pool. Baiting systems can be used practically anywhere that you might have a concern about using a pesticide, and even in places where other termite treatments have failed. 

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Other Pest Control Services

Termites can be nasty little pests, which once they have infested your home are very hard to get rid of. By gaining some knowledge on what to do and using the right tools you can get rid of them yourself before they do any significant damage. Probably the best way of getting rid of termites once and for all is by calling a professional company like us to clear your home of any pests. Since leaving termites unattended can result in permanent damage to your property, it is advisable to call professional pest controller help as soon as possible. If you still struggle with termites or if you want a complete pest solution that involves not only protecting your family from from spiders hiding in areas you haven’t noticed, but also other pests such as spidersratscockroaches and bed bugs, contact professional services.