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If you think your house has termites, don't disturb any nests, mud tunnels, paths or paths. Contact your nearest Housing Service Centres maintenance section and we are going to check if you have termites as soon as possible.
The first thing to understand with termites is that your home is a very large and attractive food source for them and in fact you could consider your home a huge bait... it's a massive supply of food, supplies shelter and moisture, and provides many avenues of access so its crucial that you initiate a systematic termite control program to combat any attempt by termites to enter your house.
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Perth Pest Control understand the customs of termites and know there needs to be a number of approaches in place to eliminate them from your house and we also know that a one size fits all approach simply wont work. When we find termites out a house we can employ a liquid termite barrier treatment to stop them entering what happens if theyre already inside your home Firstly, dont panic! Youve contacted Perths specialists in termite control and , dont spray any chemicals, fly sprays as this will only push the termites somewhere else. .
The next thing to do is to follow along with along with Building Code of Australias recommendations and take action that may eliminate not just the localised termite activity, but destroy the colony itself... a programmed termite treatment.
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Yes, we can try and assault the infestation with a liquid spray treatment we know this is a short term fix and franklywe refuse to attempt it. What the spray is going to do is kill weeds in the immediate vicinity but not the colony and they'll return! And so this is really where termite baiting comes to the fore. .
Termite colony elimination, through baiting and insect growth regulators (IGRs), was created by the University Of Florida entomologist Dr Nan Yao Su and was then made by Dow Elanco Chemicals. (Note: an insect growth regulator is a substance that inhibits the entire life cycle of an insect and effectively prevents it from breeding).
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Termite baiting is essentially a way of providing an IGR laden substance to termites that they will eat but will not kill them instantly since we want to eliminate the colony NOT just a localised group of termites. Once the termites ingest the baitthey will return to their colony and in doing so, by their own nature through contact and transfer of all different nutrients along with different termites, will pass this material on to other members of a colony.
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Termite baiting does not involve any air borne compounds, doesnt mean drilling into any floorboards, foundations or walls, and will absolutely eliminate a termite colony if the right procedures are followed. We use the original Sentricon bait that's a highly advanced, scientifically proven, commercially tried and tested product that will eliminate the whole subterranean colony of termites in a non-invasive and environmentally responsible manner.
Inspection careful checking of their assumptions to find the point of ingress of termites. We also utilize Termatrac detection technology to test for additional undiscovered areas of activity
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Placement of lure station/s properly locating the designed station/s and presenting them in a way that dont feel threatened
The lure Perth Pest Control utilizes in its bait stations is the worlds original... not a generic. Its not only a concentrated form of cellulose, but it's been designed to have an extremely soft, palatable feel to it that is even more appealing to termites than cellulose derived from wood sources as it's blended with water (that is the other main required nutrient of termites). .
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Once termites consume this lure, they leave a chemically scented path that leads other termites into the bait station and this procedure continues until all members of a colony are eliminated. Make no mistake, bait stations WILL eliminate a termite colony as long as the appropriate processes are followed and as a point of interest, Perth Pest Control directors have successfully managed over 10,000 of this type of termite elimination procedure.