Pest Inspection Sydney

Understanding Pest Control Sydney, Cockroach Extermination.
December 22, 2018
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Timbers – HIGH RISK of termite attack

The most comprehensive inspection service is a combined building and pest inspection Sydney. Such inspections are quite popular in Sydney and it covers both timber pests and building defects. As per the inspection, one amongst the five homes in Sydney are victimised with timber pest which often causes accidents like if any wooden chair or roof is under the attack of timber pests, they can collapse any time hurting your dear ones.

Some of the timber pests includes termites, wood rot, wood borers etc. They weaken timber structures like roofs, wall, floor, door frames, chairs, stairs, decks etc.

During any pest inspection Sydney, the following things are looked for:

  • Evidence of any termite damage or any previous termite treatment which is very important or any Subterranean termites.
  • Evidence of any damage caused by timber borers.
  • Evidence of wood rots to avoid any potential danger in timber structures such as rotten timber balconies, steps, railings etc.

Sydney buyers should arrange Inspections:

Sydney buyers should arrange for building and pest inspections during the cooling off period of 5 days after they have bought any property in exchange of contracts. During this cooling off period buyers can cancel the contract if the after the inspection any major building defect or pest damage. Often the property vendors organise such inspections when they sell their properties.

Pest Inspections are performed using the following modern and latest equipment:

  • Moisture meters
  • Bore scopes (helps in visual access inside walls and other enclosed voids)
  • Thermal imaging cameras.
  • Sounding equipment
  • Listening devices

After the inspection is complete the following details should be provided to the customers:

  • Summary of total pest attack
  • Recommendation of proper pest management plans
  • How much susceptible the structures are to the pest attacks and how it can be eliminated totally or to a certain extend.

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