March 23, 2021
On average, every third property in Australia has termites. It’s a frightening statistic and proves that no home is completely safe from infestation. Termites cause an estimated $780 million worth of damage in Australia every year – that’s more than fire, storms and floods combined. What’s even more frightening is that most insurance companies won’t cover termite damage, so if your home gets eaten out, you’re financially on your own.
There’s usually a time period of about five years from the time the termites enter a house to the tie of their detection and eradication. That’s five yours of unrestricted damage and one of the reasons why regular treatment is essential when it comes to protecting your biggest asset.
Generally, termites go about their business without you even knowing they’re there. If you’re lucky, you may notice some of the following warning signs, which require immediate attention by a qualified pers controller:
It’s impossible to stop termites forever. However, you can make it harder for them to get into your home. By getting regular treatment from a qualified pest controller and following these simple rules, you’ll maximise your chances of remaining termite free.
To book a treatment by one of our service technicians or to arrange an obligation free assessment by one of our trained technical consultants, contact Envirotechnics now on 6461 5700