When you need peace of mind that the house you are planning to purchase doesn’t come with unpaid tenants!
It is important that you have all the information when you are making a big purchase such as a house. You need to know all the facts and risks. Conquer Termites offers a full and comprehensive Timber Pest Inspection complying with the latest Australian Standard – 4349.3.2010. This “pre-purchase” inspection includes reporting on four types of destructive insects and conditions that could affect the timber of the house you are hoping to buy.
1. Subterranean Termites
A group of wood destroying insects, (Order: Isoptera) commonly described as ‘Subterranean’. The biggest concern for structures in South East Queensland.
2. Dampwood Termites
A group of wood destroying insects, (Order: Isoptera) commonly described as ‘Dampwood’.
3. Wood Decay Fungi
Fungal organisms that cause the deterioration or decay of timber in service. This is what you would call wet rot or timber rot.
4. Wood Borers – Beetles that attack timber in service
A group of wood destroying insects (Order: Coleoptera) that are known to cause timber damage.
The identification of these threats requires a high degree of expertise, thoroughness and time to inspect. A Timber Pest Inspection could be your best decision in the process of purchasing a house. Remember, we are the experts and we offer realistic treatment options and costing if an issue is discovered.