Frequently Asked Questions

1. Q. Are termites also called 'White Ants?'

    A. Yes. White Ants is just a common name given to termites

2. Q. Because I have black ants does that mean I won't get termites?

    A. No. Termites travel in Sealed galleries or tunnels that do not enable black ants to enter, Termites and black ants are often found infesting a
    house/structure simultaneously.

3. Q. I have dirt inside my house that reappears after I clean it, what should I do?

    A. LEAVE IT ALONE, this dirt may only be evidence of black ants or cockroaches activity, or it may be something more sinister such as termites. Give us
    a call immediately.

4. Q. My house is built on a concrete slab; it should be safe from termites right?

    A. No. Concrete slab construction homes are susceptible, termites will enter via hairline fractures/cracks in the slab itself or through slab penetrations,
    such as plumbing and electrical, and over the slab edge.

5. Q. Why do I need a Termite Inspection?

    A. Subterranean termites (white Ants) cause more damage to homes and buildings than fire, storm and floods combined. 1 in 3 homes will be affected
    at some stage of its life, therefore it is recommended that inspections be carried out at least once a year, or more frequently in high risk areas.


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