Home and termites
Cooroy Pest Control’s staff decide to help protect Cooroy’s “grand old lady”. The Cooroy Memorial Hall & School of Arts Cooroy Pest Control technician, Geoff Arscott, will never forget the day he was underneath the Cooroy Memorial Hall … Continue reading
“I opened the cupboard and screamed! The whole of the inside was just this massive termite mud nest.”
“I opened the cupboard and screamed! The whole of the inside was just this massive termite mud nest.” Elona’s story | Cooroy Elona was going through a tough time. A few years earlier, she had unexpectedly lost her husband (aged … Continue reading
“3 mistakes I don’t want you to make! If you own a home in the Cooroy or Noosa area this is my experience with termites”
Jennie’s story Anyone who knows Jennie knows she is a caring person. After all, this is a lady who volunteered at a local aged-care facility for 5 years and has been a volunteer at the RSPC Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre in … Continue reading
5 simple termite checks around your home | while you are working in your garden Always check old stumps & under landscape timbers for termites. These can be prime places to find termites. If you have a deck or your … Continue reading
Peace of mind where the small cattle roam When Suzanne Baker and Pam Robinson bought their beautiful house on forty acres in Eerwah Vale they weren’t entirely sure what they were going to do with all the space.
A question some home owners ask me is – “am I significantly increasing the probability of a termite infestation in my Noosa home?” As a termite inspector I get to see the many ways that termites get into people’s homes. … Continue reading
What type of termite chemical treatment should I choose for my Noosa home? Repellent chemical or Non-repellent?
The Great Chemical Active Conundrum After much research and informed discussion with your local professional termite technician, you have decided that a chemical treated zone is the preferred choice for the termite protection program around your Noosa home.
Termite Baiting or Chemical active? “Which is the best solution for termite the management of my home?” – This is one of the most common questions asked of me in my capacity as a Termite Technician.
In theory a home built in the Noosa area on steel peirs should not have any trouble with termites. This is usually true if you actively check around the peirs in your subfloor regularly (at least every 6 months) but … Continue reading
The hardwood termite – NASUTITERMIS Spp. Many people are often surprised to learn that one of the most widespread and potentially destructive species of termites found in South East Queensland actually prefer to consume hardwood.