Termites and Concrete Slab Homes
Many home owners assume that a concrete slab and external brick walls prevents termites from accessing their home This is untrue Termites can gain access over the slab edge and can travel through brick mortar joints and weep holes in... Keep Reading
Does my House have Termites?
Research developed by the CSIRO rates Sydney as the second highest risk category for termite attack in Australia second only to the tropical regions in the far North This means that every property in Sydney is at high risk of... Keep Reading
Delignification – a common finding during Inner West Building and Pest Inspections
Delignification is frighteningly common in Sydney's inner city and coastal regions This image was taken during a building and pest inspection in Sydney's Inner West The roof interior revealed chemical delignifiaction of roof tile battens to the whole roof frame... Keep Reading
Blocked gutters can backflood into eaves and then into wall frames causing moisture related problems such as wood decay and creating conditions conducive to termite attack Roof plumbing and stormwater drainage issues are some of the most common problems we... Keep Reading