Understanding Termites and Moisture

Superbly adapted to conditions in Australia, there is only one thing termites are truly dependent on, moisture. In Brisbane their supply can range from overwhelmingly abundant (la nina 2010-2012) to extreme scarcity (el nino 2009). As we move away from … Read More

Termite Mudtubes on Gyprock

Termites, usually shy and retiring, sometimes make themselves spectacularly visible at this time of year (September-November). They suddenly manifest themselves with impressive mudtubes right out of the wall, damaging your gyprock and eating its cardboard lining. Aside from the thin … Read More

TimberSecure Termite Insurance For Your Insurance Needs

Protect yourself with a $100,000 TimberSecure Termite Insurance Policy for 5 years for only $360. With TimberSecure insurance, you can have the peace of mind of knowing that if termites invaded your home and caused structural damage, you wouldn’t have … Read More

Termite Guys Brisbane – Termidor Accredited Applicators

Termites are a serious problem in Australia and you need to protect the biggest investment you may ever make…..your home. Termite damage costs around $1 billion annually in Australia and is not covered by household insurance. The Termite Guys recently became … Read More

The Most Wanted Termite – Heterotermes Ferox

From August through to October is flight time for Heterotermes, and each year home owners report seeing damage in gyprock, damage in skirting board timber, damage in window frames and cornices. Tiny trails can be seen eating out the gyprock/ … Read More

Termite Species: Schedorhinotermes Intermedius

It’s almost a tie in the Brisbane region between our two worst termite species Schedorhinotermes and Coptotermes. Both attack houses with similar zeal. The contrast is in the mode of operation. Coptotermes use blunt force, these fellas are a little … Read More

Termite Species: Coptotermes Acinaciformis

This termite species is right at the top of the Termite Guys hit list. They are wanted for mass destruction of property in Brisbane and right throughout Australia; homes, fences, retaining walls and many other timber structures are frequently destroyed … Read More