FAQs

What types of chemicals do you use and are they safe for my family and pets?
We offer environmentally safe option whenever possible.

Will I need to leave the property during treatments?
Depending on the treatments options selected you may be required to leave the property during a treatment. If this is
a concern for you please mention this to Clifton Pest Management as alternative treatments may be available.

Do you offer a guarantee on the work?
Yes – most of our work comes with a guarantee. This will always be fully explained prior to the work being undertaken.

How often should we get a termite inspection?
The Health Department recommends inspections at no longer than 12 month intervals.

Is there a best time of year to get a termite inspection?
No – termites are active and hungry year round.

What services do you offer?

  • Residential and commercial timber pest inspections
  • Residential and commercial standard termite inspections
  • Real Estate pre-purchase timber pest inspections and reports to Australian Standards – AS 4943.3
  • Property Management vacating tenants treatments
  • Termite or White Ant preventative treatments
  • Termite or White Ant management treatments
  • General pest treatments for spiders, ants, cockroaches, rats, mice, bees, wasps, fleas, silverfish and carpet beetles.

My house was inspected 20 years ago when I bought it – why do I need another inspection?
Termites can attack at any time – an inspection does not prevent termite attack.

What is the difference between termites and white ants?
There is no difference – white ants are the commonly used name for subterranean termites.

I have termites in a tree stump next to my house, do I need a treatment?
It would be wise to have the property inspected and consider your options.

I had a full treatment about five years ago. I was told it would last about 10 years – is that right?
This depends on the chemical the home was treated with and at what consistency the chemical was applied.

My neighbour has had a big problem with termites – is my house safe?
It would be wise to have an inspection of the home and discuss prevention/management options.

How do Termicide’s Prices compare with other Pest Control Companies?
From a recent ‘like for like’ price and service comparison Termicide consistently outperformed competing companies.
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