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If you think that 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've got termites as soon as possible.
The very first thing to understand with termites is that your house 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 refuge and moisture, and provides many avenues of access so its crucial that you initiate a systematic termite control program to combat any effort by termites to enter your house.
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Perth Pest Control understand the habits of termites and know there needs to be a number of approaches in place to eliminate them in your home and we also know that a one size fits all approach simply wont work. When we find termites out a home we can employ a liquid termite barrier treatment to stop them entering however what happens if theyre already inside your home Firstly, dont panic! Youve contacted Perths experts in termite control and , dont spray any chemicals, fly sprays as this will only push the termites someplace else. .
The next thing to do is to follow 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 attack the infestation with a liquid spray treatment we know this is a brief term fix and frankly, we refuse to try it. What the spray will do is kill termites in the vicinity but not the colony and they will 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 University Of Florida entomologist Dr Nan Yao Su and was then produced by Dow Elanco Chemicals. (Note: an insect growth regulator is a substance that inhibits the entire life cycle of an insect and efficiently prevents it from breeding).
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Termite baiting is essentially a method of providing an IGR laden material to termites that they will eat but will not you could try these out kill them instantly as we want to eliminate the colony NOT just a localised group of termites. Once the termites ingest the baitthey will return to their own colony and in doing so, by their own nature through contact and transfer of different nutrients with other termites, will pass this material on to other members of a colony.
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Termite baiting does not involve any air borne chemicals, doesnt mean drilling into any floorboards, foundations or walls, and will absolutely eliminate a termite colony when the correct procedures original site are followed. We utilize the original Sentricon bait which is a highly advanced, scientifically proven, commercially tried and tested product which will eliminate the entire subterranean colony of termites in a non-invasive and environmentally responsible manner.
Inspection careful checking of the assumptions to locate the point of ingress of termites. We utilize Termatrac detection technology to test for other undiscovered Regions of termite activity
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Placement of bait station/s properly locating the designed station/s and presenting them in a way that termites dont feel threatened
The lure Perth Pest Control uses in its own 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 texture to it that is even more appealing to termites than cellulose derived from wood resources since it's mixed with water (that can be 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 to the bait station and this procedure continues until all members of a colony have been eliminated. Make no mistake, bait stations WILL eliminate a termite colony as long as the appropriate procedures are followed and as a point of interest, Perth Pest Control directors have managed over 10,000 of this type of termite elimination process.