Borer Pest Control
Borer Pest Control - This wood-eating pest has the potential to destroy that which is often your biggest asset, your home. Therefore, no untreated timber in your home is safe. This includes the subfloor, the ceiling void and roof beams and that beautiful ornate native timber used within your home. We must also mention the leading method of spreading this pest is through the purchase of infected antique furniture. Unfortunately, we do not treat small items such as furniture. We recommend approaching the sizeable commercial pest control companies who have the facilities for heat treatment.
How We Treat Borer
We will treat borer in your ceiling, walls and sub-floor as long as the affected boards are exposed. The residual qualities of this treatment far exceed the life cycle of borer. We will apply a once-only treatment which will eliminate the pest as it emerges from the wood. We will need to conduct an inspection first to ascertain the severity of the infestation, and we will provide you with a no-obligation quote. However, we will charge a small call out fee which will be included in the quoted price if the quote is accepted.
Borer found in your skirting boards, door frames, wardrobes etc. inside your home is treated in a different manner which coincides with their life cycle. Borer spends four years inside the wood growing until it emerges in spring as an adult with wings. This treatment regime involves four treatments conducted in spring which effectively breaks their lifecycle. Additionally, as a bonus, you may also notice a lack of spiders and other insects in your home during this time. The different treatment style is due to the products inside your home are much *Friendlier.
Our Treatment Includes a 10-year warranty.
Borer Pest Control Services
Please complete the form below for a no-obligation quote. Note that the inspection does take approx 30min to complete, so a small fee does apply. The fee does not apply if the quote is accepted. Sorry for any inconvenience.