|Consumer guide > Carnarvon WA > pest control > termites > other pests
|Summary of Key Recommendations
|Modern pest control products although much safer to use in and around living areas - modern pest control technologies are more expensive - require a far higher level of skill to ensure an effective result.
Termites - white-ants are the number one pest in the Carnarvon WA region - several destructive termite species are highly prevalent - can cause high level damage in a few months - building insurances do NOT cover termite damage - recommend a professional pest controller carry out a Termite Inspection Report to AS 3660 - including advice on termite control options ... more details
For termite protection your best option is to (1) attach termite baits to any live termite feeding areas found (2) monitor bait consumption for several weeks (3) treat the soil area at the base and perimeter of the building using Termidor or Premise liquid termiticides ... more details
Hi-tech pest control baits - recently a new range of pest control products have become available in Western Australia including hi-tech baits for termites, cockroaches and ants ... more details
Be careful of any proposed SOLE use of a termite baiting system if a live termite feeding area is NOT found in or nearby the building - termite baiting has serious limitations - termites are blind and your home is a much bigger target for termites to find than little plastic boxes in the garden area ... more details
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|Termites infiltrate Carnarvon homes - will Yours be next?
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|Why it's IMPORTANT to know ... about Termites
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