Pre-Construction Termite Control

Pre-Construction Termite Control

Pre-construction termite control is a major selling point for new properties on the West Coast. The fear created by the thought of a termite infestation far outweighs those of ants, cockroaches and rodents. This is because termites can cause serious structural damage to properties which is not covered by insurance. 

Termites attack all wood based materials including, cupboards, floors, door & window frames and even the roof rafters. A termite infestation typically goes unnoticed for a long period as the little white ants stay well hidden. Once discovered, the damage can already be extensive!

On the West Coast, pre-construction termite control is essential as the climate promotes the infestation of both harvester and subterranean termites. All new construction projects should have a termite treatment conducted prior to the laying of concrete slabs and foundations. This includes residential dwellings, commercial buildings and industrial warehouses. Our pre-construction pest control services include treating the soil with a termiticide. The soil poisoning treatment eliminates the structure as a food source to nearby colonies by creating a physical barrier, ensuring long lasting termite control.

National Building Regulations and Standards: ACT 103 of 1977 “The foundations of all buildings to be treated against termites and pests”
Typical Bird Control methods include:
  • The installation of Eagle Eye™ bird scarer’s. These are used for bird removal in large areas such as hospitals to harmlessly relocate rather than exterminate birds. The birds are irritated by the reflected light beams and struggle to fly or land.
  • Bird spikes are used for bird removal along ledges, gable walls and A/C units to prevent birds from perching or nesting in these areas.
  • Physical barriers such as netting or building materials are used to prevent birds from entering buildings or roofs.
Our pest control specialists are trained and experienced in the process of soil poisoning. We are fully licensed with the Department of Agriculture, use only termiticides registered under ACT36 of 1947 and are a member of the South African Pest Control Association (SAPCA)

Pest Control Pros is committed to providing the best possible pest control service with safety and cleanliness in mind. Thus, ensuring that you as a customer are fully satisfied.

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“Professional and very thorough! Thank you!”
Alvara Carstens, Menlo Park, Homeowner

“Great service”
Anel Marx, Rooihuisraal, Small Business Owner

“Very pleased with the service I received. Would recommend to anyone else with any infestation.”
Daniel Munesamy, Roodepoort, Homeowner

“Very affordable, quick response. Would definitely recommend them to anyone! The team was friendly and professional, we haven’t had any problems since.”
Eddie Forster, Irene, Homeowner

“Treated my house for termites. Haven’t had a problem since. Excellent service and knowledgeable staff.”
Ewan Huisamen, Hatfield, Homeowner

“Gordon and his staff were polite and respectful of my property at all times during the quote and job.”
Horst Roberts, Lyttelton, Homeowner

“Great service and competitive pricing.”
Keagan Pottas, Hazelwood, Business Owner

“Professional service. The extremely competent staff that takes pride in their work. If you looking for the best this the right company.”
Roderick Midgley, Waterkloof, Homeowner

“Sincerely thankful for the professional service re termite treatment,…..including going the extra mile! It was a pleasure dealing with your company —–and on a scale from 1 to 10 —you deserve a big 10! Gordon and Scott followed through with all commitments made. It is not easy finding a company that has credibility on all levels…..again, thank you!”
Sophia Hajibey, Blackheath, Business Owner

“A great company to deal with. Fast response and brilliant value for money. Definitely recommended!”
Waldo Swiegers, Lynnwood, Restaurant Owner

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