Termite prevention – lower your risk!

Termites require warmth, shelter, moisture and a food source.  Termite prevention begins by ensuring home maintenance includes the following self help tips –

  • keep garden beds away from the house
  • make sure there is good drainage around the foundations
  • do not leave tree roots and timber products close to the house
  • ensure subfloors remain well ventilated and dry
  • clear down pipes and gutters of debris that may cause water ingress
  • build with termite resistant materials
  • seal gaps and cracks

Above all, the best advice is to speak with a Termite Pest Control Expert!