Sep 11

Spot the Termites!

Spot termits with Thermal Imaging

A New game…  Spot the termites! I finished work a bit early today and I’m driving back to the office on this beautiful, Brisbane spring afternoon. I was over at Forest Lake and spotted a colony of termites in a tree. So I thought I might play a game as I’m driving along. “Spot The …

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Aug 27

Termites can be anywhere! How to Spot Termites

Termites can be behind anything a door or a desk

Termites Behind the Desk in Murarrie Was called to this clients home at Murarrie in Brisbane the other day. Not hard to see what was going on here.They had moved the desk in their office and discovered, to their horror, that termites had moved in and set up camp. This is a modern 2 story …

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Aug 20

Termite Inspections in Sub-floor Crawl Spaces

Why are termite Inspection so important? Beware of Sub-Floor spaces If you live in a house that has a sub-floor, crawl space under the floor, how often do you check it for termites? Would you be surprised if I told you that once a month is not often enough! Termites can build ‘shelter tubes’ like …

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Aug 16

Regular Termite Inspections – BSA recommends

brick wall and termites

I found this information on Termite and how they can break through existing barriers. It is from the QLD Govt BSA site – so it’s worth paying attention to… REGULAR INSPECTIONS Regardless of the system used, regular inspections should be carried out by a BSA-licensed contractor with the appropriate Termite Management licence to ensure termites …

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Aug 12

Termites in Wynnum!

Termite holes in plaster

Termites in Bayside Wynnum I was in the Brisbane bayside suburb of Wynnum last week. This home owner was concerned about this mark on her wall behind the door. She thought, “it can’t be white ants”, but it was time for her annual Termite Inspection any way.    One of the first things we do when …

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