Termites cause approx $1.5 billion dollars worth of damage to homes in Australia, which is more than fire and storm damage combined, because they work deep within the structure of the building and can cause extensive damage before they are discovered.
More commonly known as white ants these small creatures are hard to detect as they live and breed within the cavities of buildings and houses.
Termite infestation is usually recognised by the damage they have already caused.
Regular checking alleviates the need for costly repairs in the future.
Unlike other pests, these destructive creatures remain virtually undetected until the damage has already been done, Not only do termites damage wooden structures within your home, they also effect electrical wiring which could lead to short circuits or even fires.
Termite infestation is usually recognised by the damage they have already caused…by then, it can be too late.