Pre-& Post Construction Termite Control Treatments

Most of us know how distressing it is when you have a termite infestation at home. It’s not upsetting because they bite or carry disease-causing germs, but they harm our home slowly and steadily from within the cracked walls and the groundwork. You do not realize they are causing a lot of damages to your home and the other wooden fixtures until and unless you call a pest exterminator to do an inspection before treating the home with termiticide. Pre-Construction Pest Control in London Treatment is something that everyone must do because it will help you protect your new building and other wooden fixtures from termite infestation. Even when compared to post-construction treatment, it is considered much effective treatment.

Process of pre-construction termite treatment:

The procedures to treat a termite infestation is totally different in the case of both Pre-& Post Construction pest Control London Treatments. If you want to save your home from termite infestation before it starts to build up, then go for pre-construction termite treatment. 

Step 1: The first step, a pre-construction termite treatment is treating on groundwork with an anti-termite solution, better known as a termiticide. The groundwork is treated first because, pests usually enter the home through the floor by building mud tunnels within or over the walls. That’s why, the sides and the bottom surface of the floor are filled with termiticides so that, these woods eating pests die.

Step 2: The second step is soil that is around the foundation. In this step, liquid termiticide is applied to the soil to form a chemical barrier for the termite battalion, which will block the termites from reaching the groundwork area. 

Step 3: The third step is related to pick up the check the consolidated earth within the plinth walls, with the help of liquid termiticide.

Step 4: The final step deals with treating the soil that’s around the pipes, tubes, and gutters that run inside the area of a floor. In this step, the soil surrounding the point of entry must be slowed down around each of the pipes or tubes. This procedure is very easy when compared to post-construction termite treatment. 

Process of post-construction pest Control London treatment:

The post-construction treatment usually is done in one day, and access to the inside of your home would be minimal if required at all.

The treatment begins by drilling small, ink-pen sized holes a few inches from any wall that has concrete slab attached to your structure. These holes are 12 inches apart, and about three inches from the wall. This allows termiticide to be applied in a continuous barrier below concrete driveways, walks, patios, and garages.

Next, dig a narrow ditch beside any walls that have soil next to them. This ditch is no more than 6 inches wide then apply termiticide in these trenches to create a continuous barrier of treated soil all the way around your structure. This will ensure that any scavenging termites will have to encounter treated soil before making entry into your home or building. All holes will be patched and all trenches covered over.

Panther pest control has a long history of experience in the technical features of building construction as it relates to proper termiticide application. We know how, when, and where to apply the correct number of products to get the job done without causing harm to your family, animals, and the environment. No matter what your situation, ABILITY 2.5% EC (FIPRONIL) is the product to resolve the most severe termite related problem.

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