One of the biggest fears when purchasing a property is finding evidence of termites, which is why pre purchase pest inspections by qualified pest control experts is common and a recommended practice these days. But for those who decide to build NEW homes and have the opportunity to start from scratch, pest control technology has advanced and offers peace of mind with quality and guaranteed termite proofing options. Melbourne pest control companies with experience in new home protection can help you make the best choice in pest control technology.
Rather than having to conduct regular termite checks for the life of your property investment, it is a wise choice to install a long term prevention and protection product.
Some effective new home termite protection products include;
One of the most highly recommended subterranean termite pest prevention products, is HomeGuard Termite Barriers. These are incorporated into the design of new buildings and provide a 50-year guarantee against termites. They act as physical and chemical barriers which are built in to the foundations of your new property, and are safe on the environment, children and family pets. Not only do they repel termites, but also a range of other crawling pests from infiltrating your property.
These systems operate using a plastic pipe which is installed under the soil level allowing termiticide (a treatment used to repel and kill termites) to be delivered at a known rate. The system can be recharged every few years, depending on the chemical of choice, and is environmentally safe and cost effective. These reticulation systems have proven to also repel other common pests and should be checked every few years to ensure maximum effectiveness.
Chemical Soil Treatments
Bifenthrin is a chemical treatment used to repel termites. It is highly effective and can last for up to 10 years. It is a common repellent used to protect new building and homes from the infiltration of termites. This chemical is odourless to humans and pets and is widely used among professional pest control companies in Melbourne and Australia. There are other soil treatment options, but this is the preferred choice.
Of course, protecting your new asset from the devastating damage termites can cause should be done by leading industry professionals. By choosing a certified pest control company to advise and install your new home’s pest protection, you will safe-guarding your property wisely.
For those living in ; Bendigo, Berwick, Endeavour Hills, Kilsyth, Ferntree Gully, Wartirna, Melbourne, Richmond, St Kilda, Boronia, Doncaster, Glen Waverly, Sunbury, Keilor, Bacchus Marsh, Castlemaine and all surrounding suburbs, your best choice in professional pest control is VIP PEST CONTROL. Many new home builders, designers and architects have collaborated with VIP Pest Control to achieve 100% termite free home sites. Call Pest Control Company Bendigo – VIP Pest Control today for expert advice.