BUILDING PEST INSPECTIONS ST ALBANS Victoria
We offer combined Building Pest inspections St Albans reports that cover every aspect of the property. With over 20 years of hands-on experience in the building industry, we can detect defects which may be overlooked by the untrained eye.
Upon discovery of the defects, we inform you in detail about what the defect is, where is it located, as well as a recommended course of action and likely consequences for not having it repaired.
This is all detailed in our comprehensive building report.
We are 100% independent and work on your behalf, not for the Real Estate Agent or the Builder, and are available to discuss the specifics of the report with you.
We fully understand that time is of the essence when conducting building pest inspections, and where possible, cost savings are one of the primary focus for any potential customer.
Our combined Building Pest Inspection not only saves you money, but it also provides a detailed report along with all necessary information. We supply the report within 24 hours of the inspection, giving you plenty of time to make an informed decision before having to commit to purchasing the property.
RELIABLE & FLEXIBLE
We understand the need to accommodate your busy schedule and can carry out inspections six days a week, either in the morning or the afternoon to ensure there is a convenient time for you.
After we have confirmed the details with you, we will contact the builder, real estate agent, or vendor to make the necessary arrangements so that we can access the property to undertake the inspection.
You are welcome to meet our inspectors upon their arrival for the inspection,, however for the best results, please don’t disrupt them during the inspection – this may cause them to unintentionally miss a defect or issue.
We have full Public Liability, and Professional Indemnity risks insurance, for the extremely unlikely situation where during one of our inspections causes damage to the property
Our Building inspections comply with Australian Standards 4349.1 and our Building and Pest inspections are carried out by the Australian Standards 4349.3. In addition to the inspection, we also provide a list of simple checks for you to be able to conduct yourself in future, to help protect your property from any damage.
How to Achieve Effective Pest Control at Home
No house is without a significant pest population and despite great efforts for eradicating them from our lives, they often refuse to go away. If you have tried in vain to remove the pests from your house
then you need to look again at the strategy that you are using.
Usually pest control measures are a combination of preventive, suppression, and eradication
techniques to keep a home pest free.
Here is how you need to go about dealing with this problem in an effective manner.
The first step in pest control is to identify the type of pests infesting the house.
Different pest control methods are required for different kinds of pests and hence it is important that you choose the method accordingly
Then you need to understand the extent of damage caused by the pests or the level of their in habitation in your home.
This will help you decide whether you can tackle this problem on your own
or you require the services of a professional pest control company, which can offer solutions that are more potent in eradicating pests.
Then you need to find out which remedy is most suitable for the pests you are dealing with.
You can either do online research or refer to books on this topic. Typical remedies include use of chemical pesticides in form of a spray or use of more potent chemicals.
Finally, it is important to ensure that once you have got rid of the pests, you take effective measures to avoid a recurrence of the problem.
In our line of business the threat of termites is probably the biggest risk that home owners are facing today.
Termites have the potential to destruct a house in a matter of months, they work from inside of timber structures without the home owner knowing that they are there.