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Termite Inspections


   Own your own home?

   Buying a new home?

   You need a qualified pest inspection for termites!

   Perth Pest Control



The Danger Of Termites

Termites are a problem you often can't see. They like to live in a dark, humid, protected environment which makes them very hard to detect and before you know it - its too late.  

They can tunnel a staggering 100 metres underground in search of their timber food source.

Termites are considered to be the most destructive insect pests in the world. It’s estimated that 1 in 5 Australian homes are damaged by termites each year resulting in huge financial losses.


Termite Inspection

A regular Termite Inspection can save you thousands of dollars in costly repairs by detecting any termite activity BEFORE major damage is done.

You don’t want the headache of realising you have termites after they have damaged your home.

Most West Australians understand the importance of having the property they intend to buy inspected for termites before they purchase it (Pre Purchase Termite Inspection). However, many home owners don’t realise that once this property becomes YOUR HOME it is even more important to have a professional termite inspection at least once a year to help protect your most valuable asset.


Pre Purchase Termite Inspection

Termite activity can be a hidden trap for home buyers in Perth. So much so, that the Real Estate Institute of WA (REIWA) have intervened to protect home buyers. REIWA have drafted a standard contract clause for the selling Real Estate agent to include as a condition in the contract.  REIWA recommend home buyers ask the selling agent to include this termite inspection standard clause as an annexure to the Offer and Acceptance Form as a condition of the sale. This then becomes a condition of the contract that the buyer obtains a report from a licensed pest control operator.

If the report uncovers termite or any other timber pest activity or damage to the structural improvements, the seller will be required to remedy the situation at the seller’s expense. If the seller declines to take appropriate action then the purchaser can cancel the contract.


Termico’s Termite Inspection Service

Termico carries out all it’s termite inspections in accordance with Australian Standard AS4349.3 - 2010 Inspection of Buildings - Timber Pest inspections.

This means we inspect for a lot more than just termites!


Termite Inspection Reports

Our detailed reports include details of:

  • Active termite activity
  • Inactive visible evidence of termite activity
  • Borers - (including the infamous European House Borer now active in Western Australia) pose a significant threat to your home. Borers are beetles that lay their eggs in dry seasoned timbers. The larvae then hatch and begin feeding on the timber, eventually emerging as adult beetles.
  • Fungal decay/wood rot – Left unresolved this can weaken exposed timbers over time. Rot fungi can appear in the form of brown rot, white rot or soft rot.
  • Conditions conducive to termite attack - this will enable you to take measures to minimise the threat of termites damaging your home.


Get peace of mind that your home is termite free!

Call our dedicated Customer Service Team today


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