Ø Termite barriers (chemical and physical) installed in a new house during building may slowly break down, or become breached upon additional landscaping and renewal.
Ø Older houses too tend to have low floor permission leading to poor freshening and controlled access for proper assessment.
Ø They may use older method masonry ventilators that are less effectual than modern pressed steel ventilators.
Ø With age, plumbing or spouting may expand leaks and because localized moisture build up. Moist damp conditions be a focus for termites.
Ø Slab on ground structure has turn into the most ordinary form of building. Slabs can crack block edges and can be compromised. Methods of protection can humiliate. Termites can easily gain concealed entry in these situation.
Ø Sleeper retaining walls will decline with age, and
Ø Trees will adult, allowing equally becoming potential nesting sites for termites.
Ø Security from termite assault is vital to protecting your speculation.
A good place to start is a termite assessment to establish your risk from termites.