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Termites? What Termites?!?

Termites? What Termites?!?

If you live in Queensland the chances are you have had Termites (white ants) or you are going to get Termites! What species could you have (there are others but these 3 are quite common)? Coptotermes – Mostly nest in tree stumps, retaining walls and inside living […]

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Do I need a pre-purchase inspection?

Do I need a pre-purchase inspection?

5 Reasons Pre-Purchase Inspections are crucial! It seems like such a logical step on my end, I arrange these inspections almost every day, but to some, pre-purchase pest and building inspections are an unknown, something that had scarcely been thought of and certainly not something that comes […]

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Termite nest coming out of a wall – Yeronga

Termite nest coming out of a wall - Yeronga

A video of a termite nest detected in a wall under a house in Yeronga, Brisbane. The homeowners were unaware that such a large termite nest had located inside a wall under their house. On the outside it was hard to visually detect but immediately became apparent […]

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How a Thermal Camera is used in a termite inspection – Brisbane

How a Thermal Camera is used in a termite inspection - Brisbane

When our technicians do an inspection for termites (White Ants) they use various devises to assist them in discovering termite activity. One tool that they greatly value is the Thermal camera. Conquer Termites embraces any legitimate technology that enables a more thorough inspection of your home. That […]

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Termites found with a Thermal Camera in a house in Wakerley

Termites found with a Thermal Camera in a house in Wakerley

We had a call from a very upset homeowner in Wakerley, Brisbane, who had just found live termites in the wall behind his fridge. Of course it is upsetting to find termites in your home, but it is more upsetting when you have had the all clear […]

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Termites under a house in Upper Mt Gravatt

Termites under a house in Upper Mt Gravatt

Recently, Dan, one of our senior technicians, found live termites in loose timbers that were stored directly on the soil under a house in Upper Mt Gravatt. Luckily, the termites were only confined to the timbers but it would have only been a matter of time before […]

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South East Queensland sees increase in Subterranean Termites

It may not come as a surprise to note this, but we as professional termite technicians have definitely seen an increase in active termite infestations in recent years.  And this is due largely to the increase in rainfall.   One of the interesting facts is the increase […]

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Pest Inspections – Monster Nest Brisbane North

Pest Inspections – Monster Nest Brisbane North

Just when you think you have seen it all…..something comes along to shock you.  Or at least, it did when Joel, one of our North side termite technicians visited a job in Brisbane City recently. Joel was called out to this city pub to help the owners […]

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Pest Inspection – Calamvale – Why is my roof sinking?

Pest Inspection - Calamvale - Why is my roof sinking?

It was a gorgeous day in Calamvale when we received a call from a very concerned customer wanting a pest inspection and he also explained the distressed situation he was in. The customer in Calamvale explained to us that the cornices of his home (cornices are the […]

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Pest Inspection: The Gap – Moisture and Drainage Issues

Pest Inspection: The Gap - Moisture and Drainage Issues

One of the first things any termite expert will tell you is that termites are drawn to moisture. It is, in fact the number one attractant for termites even above food sources (timber etc). So it’s safe to say that when termites are given free reign of […]

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