Blog entries posted during 2015


Termites in North Shore Home

1/21/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We visited this North Shore home for an annual termite inspection, only to inspect the sub floor region of the home and find evidence of termite activity. There was significant mudding leading up from the ground, to the exposed timbers of the...

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Termite Treatment in Lane Cove

1/22/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently performed a termite treatment in Lane Cove, Sydney, where the termites had created a nest in an old dead tree stump on the perimiter of the property. We proceeded to install baiting stations on and around the infestation, as well as se...

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Termites in Palm Beach Property

1/23/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We were called into this Palm Beach home in Sydney to perform a termite treatment, as the homeowners had discovered evidence of termites in the kitchen area. We performed a full inspection of the premises and discovered mudding in the sub floor ar...

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Termites in Longueville home

1/25/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently performed an inspection of a home in Longueville, Sydney an discovered active termites in the basement. Unfortunately the termites had remained undiscovered for some time, allowing them to cause significant structural damage to the...

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Rodent control in St Ives

1/28/2015 by: Peter Sakley

While performing a rodent inspection on a home in St Ives in Sydney, we found evidence of rodent activity in and around the garage. We could not see any direct damage caused by the rodents which led us to believe that they had not yet fully...

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Termites in Clovelly Home

1/30/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently visited a home in Clovelly that had previously experienced a termite infestation. We had installed baiting stations around the home and managed to completely eradicate the infestation within a couple of months. Our follow up inspection...

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Termite Damage in Matraville house

1/31/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently inspected a home in Matraville for termite activity, and found signs of an extensive infestation in the living room wall. Unfortunately much of the damage had already been done and we were unable to save much of the timber. This...

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Rodent Control in Artarmon

2/22/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We were recently called into an Artarmon home to perform a rodent inspection, as evidence of potential rodent activity had been discovered in the sub floor.  We placed baits at intervals externally on the property and will re-visit in the next...

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Pest Baiting in Dee Why

2/23/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently performed a general pest inspection on a home in Dee Why, Sydney. We first needed to gauge the extent of the infestation, so we used some specially designed pheromones applied to a sticky resin to attract pests in the area to become...

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Pre construction termite barrier in Brookvale

2/24/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We visited a home in Brookvale that is currently being build to install a pre-construction termite barrier. The purpose of the pre construction barrier to ensure that termites cannot enter the home unseen, via underground tunnels. It is in these...

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Termites in Woolahra

2/25/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently perfomed a termite baiting treatment on a home in Woolahra, Sydney, as an active termit nest was discovered out the back of the property. Thankfully there was no active termites in the home as of yet, so we proceeded to place above...

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Kordon Installation in Woy Woy

3/24/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently performed a termite inspection in Woy Woy to check for the presence of termites, and came across a previous Kordon installation barrier that is designed to protect the home against subterranean termite attacks.  For further information...

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Termite damage in Turramurra

3/25/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently inspected a home in Turramurra that was infested with termites that had caused some significant damage to the doorframes as can be seen in the image above. We proceeded to bait the termite hotspots inside the home, and placed monitorin...

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Rodents in Cronulla

3/27/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently inspected a property in Cronulla for rodents, and found a next in amongst some building materials on the property. It's important to ensure that you don't leave materials in or around your home that can be used to harbour rodents. For...

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Pigeon Control in Lake Macquarie

3/30/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently performed a pigeon control job in Lake Macquarie at a commercial establishment, who had a serious problem with pigeons. The picture above shows the amount of mess they can make over just a few days. If you are experiencing a bird contr...

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Termite barrier in Bonnie

3/30/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We installed a pre construction termite barrier in Bonnie, Canberra. Having termite protection measures in place is highly important when it comes to protecting your home from termites in the long term.  For further information on how we can prote...

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Timber Decay in Hornsby

3/31/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Termites in Hornsby unfortunately aren't the only danger when it comes to weakened structural support or damage to your home. The photo above depicts some timber decay we were called in to assess in a home in Hornsby. 

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Termite station in Terrigal

3/31/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We performed a termite inspection in Terrigal for a property where we had previously installed a termite baiting system. We arrived to discover that both stations 2 and 4 had live termites inside, as can be seen by the mudding in the above image. ...

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Active termite bait station in Cronulla

4/24/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We were called into a home in Cronulla to investigate reports of active termites. We had previously treated the home using a termite baiting matrix. We checked the bait stations and discovered active termites, which we refilled with bait to treat...

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Termite Barrier in Farrer

4/25/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently performed a pre construction termite treatment on a home in Farrar in the ACT. We performed a full perimiter slab treatment using Kordon Termite barrier to ensure that termites would be unable to enter the property via underground...

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Termite Barrier Yarralumla

4/27/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control recently visited a construction site in Yarralumla to install a pre construction termite barrier in a home being built. We performed full perimeter slab treatment to ensure that any termites attempting to enter the home via...

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Kordon Termite Barrier in Northbridge

4/29/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control recently visited a construction site in Northbridge, Sydney to install a Kordon Termite Barrier. We performed a perimeter protection around the outside of the concrete slab. This will ensure that termites will be unable to...

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Termite conditions in Randwick home

4/29/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control recently performed a termite inspection on a home in Randwick, Sydney. After an inspection of the subfloor region it was discovered that there was water leaking through the floorboards, which can create an environment under...

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Termites in Jannali

6/24/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control visited this home in Jannali to perform a termite inspection on the premises. During the inspection of the subfloor region we discovered some significant termite mudding, which unfortunately still contained active termites. ...

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Termites enter through ant cap

6/25/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We performed an inspection of a home in Mosman, Sydney and discovered active termite mudding that had travelled up past the ant caps installed in the home to try and prevent the entry of ants to the Mosman home. We immediately began a baiting...

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Kordon Termite Barrier in Turramurra

6/27/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently performed a Kordon Termite Barrier installation in Turramurra to ensure that the home being built is protected from subterranean entry by termites. Having a Kordon barrier means that the termites will be forced to enter the home via...

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Pigeon infestation in Castle Hill

6/28/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We performed a pigeon control job in Castle Hill, where the infestation was so severe that the droppings from the pigeons were corroding the pipes and wires in the roof void. This was causing significant and costly damage, and so we were called in...

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Termite Damage in Higgins

6/29/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently performed a termite treatment in Higgins in the ACT, and came across some significant termite damage to the timber frames on one of the interior walls. The termites entered via the subfloor and remained undiscovered for a number of...

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Ant decay in Rosebury

6/30/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We performed a general pest inspection on a home in Rosebury and discovered an ants nest in decaying tiber struts on the balcony. We immediately performed an ant control treatment and followed up to ensure that the ant infestation was entirely...

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Redback Spider Treatment in Coogee

7/28/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We were called into a home in Coogee to perform a spider treatment after the home owner complained of an abundance of Redback spiders on the property. We first inspected the home and the premises surrounding the home to get an idea of the potentia...

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Termite Damage in Manly

7/29/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pet Control paid a visit to this Manly home to inspect some termite damage discovered to the window frames. The termites were still present, but had been left for a significant time period allowing the termites to establish themselves in...

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Possum Control in Deakin

7/30/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We were called into a home in Deakin in the ACT to try and ascertain the source  of the possum infestation in the home, and discover how they were getting inside the house. We performed a full possum inspection and discovered that the structure wa...

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Cockroach infestation in Coogee

7/31/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We inspected a home in Coogee for cockroaches in the piano, which we proceeded to fumigate. The infestation was fairly severe and was causing damage to the valuable instrument. For further information on how we can rid your Coogee home of...

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Termite conditions in Castle Hill home

8/24/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We performed an inspection in a home in Castle Hill for termites. There were no active termites in the home, but we did find loose timber boards in the subfloor area. This type of environment is perfect for attracting termites as it offers them a...

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Hidden termite entry in Eastern Suburbs

8/25/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control Sydney recently performed a termite inspection in a home in the Eastern Suburbs that had discovered some termite activity in the living area. The termite entry point was unclear until we removed some floor boards and dug awa...

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Timber decay and borers

8/27/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently inspected a Sydney home that displayed a numbe of different causes of timber damage. The above photo shows a timber decay to the far left floor board, anobium borer damage to the floor board next to it and termite damage to the  floor...

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Termite damage to subfloor in Avoca home

8/28/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control recently performed a termite treatment in a home in Avoca on the Central Coast. We discovered termite damage  in the subfloor between the joists and floor boards, which we further inspected to find live termites.  We...

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Timber studding termites in Castle Hill

8/29/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We performed a timber pest inspection in a home in Castle Hill who had experienced symptoms of a severe termite infestation. There was no clear entry point until we removed the flooring and discovered that the timber struts had been damaged by...

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Greenwich building termite protection

8/31/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control Sydney recently performed a pre construction termite barrier on a construction site in Greewich. There were some plumbing penetrations through the slab that needed to be sealed against termite entry, as well as some perimete...

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Rodent control in Braddon

8/31/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control Canberra, recently performed a rodent control job in Braddon. We inspected the home and discovered evidence of a rodent infestation. We followed the trail into the roof void where we found rodent droppings, indicating that t...

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Termite barrier plumbing penetrations in Parramatta

9/8/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control in Sydney recently performed a pre construction termite treatment on some plumbing penetrations through the concrete slab to protect a home from termites. The purpose of the plumbing penetrations is to ensure that termites...

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Termite barrier protection at Palm Beach

9/10/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control performed a pre-construction termite barrier in Palm beach to protect a home under construction from subterranean termite attacks. Kordon termite barrier was installed around the perimeter wall to ensure that termites would ...

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Termite Treatment at Brunette Drive Castle Hill

9/23/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control Sydney recently visited a home at Brunette Drive in Castle Hill to perform a termite inspection. When we pulled up the carpet to inspect a possible termite hot spot, we discovered drill holes in the flooring from a previous...

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Pre Construction barrier at Aurora Rd in Mawson

9/24/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control recently performed a pre- construction termite barrier treatment on a home at Aurora Rd in Mawson, ACT. The home required a full under slab treatment as well as barriers around the service penetrations. This means that...

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Termite Construction Barrier at Wootten Ave in Bardia

9/25/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control recently visited a construction site at Wootten Ave in Bardia to perform a pre construction termite barrier treatment. The concrete slab had previously been poured, so we applied Kordon Termite Barrier to the perimeter of th...

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Termite barrier in Pymble

9/26/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control were recently called on to a construction site in Pymble, Sydney to perform a pre construction termite barrier installation. We installed Kordon Termite Barrier around the perimeter of the plumbing penetrations to ensure tha...

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Termite damage at Francis St in Bondi

9/28/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control Sydney recently visited a home performing some renovations at Francis St in Bondi. We were called in to conduct a termite treatment as the builders had uncovered some live termites during the construction process. We...

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Termite damage in Mawson

9/29/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control Canberra were called in to inspect a property in Mawson for termites. We performed a timber pest inspection and discovered some structural frame damage caused by Coptotermes termites, as well as some damage to the joint...

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Termite Sealant to Victoria Rd at Rydalmere

10/23/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently performed an installation of a termite sealant to Victoria Rd in Rydalmere. The termite sealant is a specially designed material that is able to withstand the rigours of a build site, while maintaining an effective termite barrier. For...

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Rodent baiting at Hollingsworth in Canberra

10/27/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We were called in to perform a rodent treatment at Hollingsworth St in Weston in Canberra. We initially performed a thorough inspection of the premesis to gather an understanding of the extent of the infestation, we then placed rodent bait station...

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Termite treatment at Roylston st in Paddington

10/29/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control recently performed a pre-construction termite protection at a home on Roylston St in Paddington. We laid down a Kordon Termite Barrier around the edges of the slab and then used a termite sealant to cover the penetrations do...

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Concrete slab termite treatment in Winston Hills

10/30/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control recently visited a construction site on Model Farms Rd in Winston Hills NSW to perform a Kordon perimiter termite barrier treatment on the concrete slab. The Kordon barrier will stop termites from entering the home undetecte...

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King Brown Snake in Maroubra

10/30/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control were recently called in to remove a King Brown snake on Storey st in Maroubra. We found him in a drainage pit, and carefully removed him from the premises to be relocated. 

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Termite Treatment in Stanmore

11/24/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control Sydney were called into a home in Stanmore to inspect a tree in the backyard that was suspected of housing termites. After a thorough inspection of the premises, we concluded that there were no termites anywhere else on the...

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Kordon Barrier in Campsie

11/24/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently installed a Kordon Termite Barrier in a construction site in Campsie. We performed a perimeter slab treatment to ensure that termites would be unable to enter the home via underground tunnels that extended up and over the slab.  For...

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Termite nest in Balcolyn

11/26/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control Sydney recently performed an inspection on a home in Balcolyn that had reported seeing termites on the property. We inspected the premises and found an arboreal termite nest in the back yard. We proceeded to install termite...

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Termite Protection in Avalon

11/27/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control recently performed a Kordon Termite Barrier installation at a construction site in Avalon on Riverview Rd where a home was being built. The termite barrier is designed to stop termites from entering the home via underground...

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Termite protection barrier in Caringbah

11/28/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently installed a Kordon Termite Barrier on a construction site in Caringbah to ensure that the home would be protected against underground termites. We installed Kordon at the plumbing penetrations to ensure that termites would be unable to...

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Termite Treatment in Narwee

11/29/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control recently installed a pre construction termite barrier in a home in Narwee. Pre-construction termite treatments are highly important, as they ensure there are some form of long term protection measures present in your home. ...

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Kordon Termite Barrier Toongabbie

11/30/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control recently performed a pre construction termite barrier installation in Toongabbie, a suburb in Sydney, to ensure that they were protected from subterranean termite entry. We used Kordon Termite Barrier on all the slab plumbin...

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Termite Protection in Pendle Hill

12/21/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control Sydney, Canberra and Newcastle recently performed a termite protection job on Wyeena Rd in Pendle Hill. We installed a pre-construction termite barrier to ensure that termites would be unable to enter the home via undergroun...

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Termite Control Marickville

12/22/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently performed termite control on a home in Marickville to ensure that they had some long-term termite protection measures in place. This ensures that any termites attacking the home in the future will be unable to enter the home via...

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Termite Control in Western Sydney

12/23/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control recently performed a pre-construction pest treatment in a Western Sydney home. We installed a Kordon Termite Barrier which is designed to stop subterranean termite entry to the home. For further information on how we can rid...

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Kordon Installation in Parramatta

12/24/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Long term termite protection is an important part of protecting your home against termites. It ensures that over the lifetime of your home, the risk of a termite attack causing damage to your biggest asset is minimal, as termite damage along with...

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Termite Barrier in Corrimal

12/26/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control recently performed a termite treatment in Corrimal to ensure that the home under construction had long term protection measures in place against termites. It's important to ensure that any home in termite prone areas is...

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Termite Treatment in Newtown

12/27/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control recently visited a home in Newtown on Longdown st to install a Kordon Termite barrier around the plumbing penetrations in the slab. This means that termites will be unable to enter the property around pipes or other holes in...

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Pre-Construction Termite Barrier Greenwich

12/30/2015 by: Peter Sakley

Precision Pest Control recently installed a termite barrier into a home in Greenwich to ensure that the home was protected against subterranean termite attacks. This means that in the event of a termite attack, a pest control professional would be...

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Termite Construction Barrier in Stanmore

12/31/2015 by: Peter Sakley

We recently visited a home in Stanmore to install a Kordon Termite barrier to the perimiter of the concrete slab. This termite barrier is a mix of physical and chemical termite protection that will ensure termites need to enter the home via the...

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