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Termites

Termites or as broadly known “white-ants” are an immensely destructive timber pest, causing incredible structural timber damage to domestic and commercial buildings in Canberra. Without the required knowledge and assistance home owners might find themselves in the unpleasant situation in not knowing how to deal with termites and a termite attack. ACT Pest Control are here to ensure an effective and accurate termite inspection and treatment solution for each situation.

If you have a pest situation going on at your home, be under no illusion or panic. One of the most important steps to eradicate the pest situation at home is attitude and proper initiative. You are positively at war and you have got the utmost professional assistance with you. ACT Pest control have extensive experience in all termite problems in and around Canberra.

What puts your home at risk?

Moisture! Moisture! Moisture!

Termites predominantly look for areas that have high moisture content in the soil and therefore have a high probability of finding moist timber. For example, timber stumps, poorly ventilated sub floors and wet areas are just a few of the common paths termites take to get into your house.

Termites Inspections

Regular inspections are the most important part of termites control. While annual inspections do not stop a termites infestation they can help with the early detection of termites activity. Once termites are detected, remedial treatment can begin so damage to your property will be minimised or prevented ACT Pest Control can provide ongoing programs to minimise the risk.

ACT Pest Control annual inspection will allow early detection of termites and highlight potential problem areas in and around your home. Our licensed technicians will provide you with a full report to the Australian standards informing you of any conditions favorable to termites, maintenance tips plus the do’s and don’ts to help reduce the risk of future termites attack.

To minimise Termites damage to your property, contact us today to discuss our annual maintenance services.

 

Tips to reduce the risk of termites attack

  • Regular inspections, with a licensed Guardian Pest Control technician, of your home at least every 12 months.
  • Keep all sub-floor areas clean, dry and well ventilated where possible.
  • Repair leaking plumbing such as downpipes, gutters and taps.
  • Ensure that there is good drainage around the house.
  • Do NOT build up soil, mulch or garden beds against the house.
  • Do NOT store timber or wood-based materials such as cardboard under or against the house.
 

 

Thermal Imaging Technology

FLIR® E-Series and E-Series bx — Now with MSX®

Technology and technological advancements have cemented their dominance within all industries. As per the pest control realm, utilising the utmost professional and state of the art thermal imaging cameras plays a pivotal role in accuracy, effective pest control and client satisfaction. ACT Pest Control are equipped with the latest FLIR thermal imaging camera that not only detects pests and rodents through walls and under pavements, but also administers detailed reports, imaging and rapid thermal imaging of desired areas.

The easy to use interface and touch screen, allows for efficient navigation and its intelligence allows for multiple measurements, automatic orientation and full focus control. By changing the angle of capturing or switching between portrait and landscape views, our technicians obtain greater insight on the pest infected areas and perform their duties at an unparalleled level.

The possibilities are endless and ACT Pest Control have adapted to new technological gadgets, in order to provide all clients with an unrivalled pest control service that will last in time.

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Termatrac® T3i

Innovation at its finest with the contemporary Termatrac® T3i thermal reading pest control camera. The Termatrac® T3i comes with an unrivalled system of real-time image analysis and detection, as well as a plethora of features that detect and record any pest activity.

Termites are a thing of the past with this new, innovative and unique thermal imaging camera. The contemporary Termatrac® T3i pinpoints the exact location of any movement, depicts the level of activity and indicates high moisture areas that are of concern. Alleviate the constant headaches that termites and pest administer and have your peace of mind with Termatrac® T3i and ACT Pest Control.

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