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Termite Home Inspections in Virginia

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Pest Control in Virginia

This residential suburb is located roughly 9.8 km from the Brisbane CBD.

It is close to other major employment hubs such as the Brisbane Airport, Chermside and Port of Brisbane.

Prior to development, the area was mostly farmlands and swamps. And then came the establishment of industries such as brick works and pipe works.

Virginia has many parks, most of which offer free council facilities such barbeques, playgrounds, disabled access, water fountains, and fitness stations.

Two dog parks are located on the boundary between Geebung, Wavell Heights and Virginia along Downfall Creek.

Virginia has many timber and tin Queenslander style houses alongside contemporary brick and mortar houses. There are plenty of cafes that are close by. For families with children, there are plenty of daycares in the suburb as well as in nearby Banyo and Toombul.

Potential Risks for Pest Infestation

Pests lurk even in the beautiful, lush suburb of Virginia. Its verdant parks and charming creek, not to mention Queensland’s humid, subtropical weather, allow different types of pests to thrive.

Wasp Control in Virginia

Wasps usually build their nest in outdoor eaves, wall crevices, roofs and other gaps in the house. The sight of a wasp nest cause fear and anxiety. A nest can house hundred, even thousands, of wasps that could attack of they feel threatened.

These insects are also known for being obstinate about location, often returning to the same nesting place even after the original nest has been dismantled. If you see a wasp nest within or in the proximity of your property, don’ attempt to get rid of it yourself. Do it safely and effectively by calling a professional pest service.

Spider Control

Australia is home to tens of thousands of species of spiders. Spiders are so common here that you can encounter one at any time. The common spiders that pest control companies deal with are Redback Spiders, Daddy Long Legs, Huntsman Spiders, Black House Spiders and Brown House Spiders.

Spiders can be scary, but luckily most spiders in Australia are of the harmless variety. But still you don’t want to be bitten by a venomous spider because it could still be fatal if the patient is not given immediate medical attention.

If you are experiencing a spider infestation, or if you’re worried about it, call a pest control specialist who can help you deal with spiders safely and effectively regardless of what species it is.

Cockroach Control in Virginia

Cockroaches are not only annoying and bothersome, but they are also worrisome because they can contaminate your food as well as destroy clothing and other personal items. For commercial establishment, cockroaches are problematic because the mere presence of one cockroach can damage their reputation, especially restaurants and other places that deal with food.

The commonly treated cockroaches in Australia are the Australian Cockroach, American Cockroach and German Cockroach. Cockroaches are carriers of diseases that can be transmitted to humans. Because of the health risks posed by cockroaches, seek professional assistance to treat and control a cockroach infestation.


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Ant Control in Virginia

Their size and sheer number make ants annoying to homeowners and business owners. They are stubborn and persistent, which requires that the proper treatment to get rid of them be applied. Otherwise, the ants will just scatter, build another nest and return to the same place where they have easy access to food and water.

If you are dealing with ant infestation, hire a professional pest control service. They will inspect your property and design a treatment plan that is right for the problem ant, the location in your property and how severe the infestation is.

Rodent Control

Rodents, like mice and rats, have a bad reputation for causing serious damage to properties. They make holes and chew marks on walls, wires and other parts of a building, eventually compromising its structural integrity and even lowering its value, which is important if the owner sells the property in the future.

These pests also carry diseases, making them a major health risk for people and pets. Hire a pest control specialist to treat the rodent infestation in your property to ensure the most effective treatment and control method is used.

Termite Control in Virginia

Termites can bite but is not toxic. They don’t carry diseases that can be passed on to humans. The biggest danger that termites pose is the damage they can cause to property and home furnishings. A severe termite infestation can ruin an entire home before the homeowners notice it, which is not only expensive to repair but dangerous as well.

If you have a termite infestation or suspect that you have it, call a qualified pest control service to inspect your property and recommend the right prevention, treatment and control plan for you.

If you are building a new home, renovating or buying a home in Virginia, you will need to consider what termite prevention solutions are available. Our company offers all types of solutions including physical and chemical barriers as well as reticulation systems. You can reach us on


Virginia Termite Hazard Level

High – Very High Risk

Termite Hazard Level Gauge image

According to the Interim Termite Hazard Map by CSIRO, the Brisbane area, where Virginia is located, is in the high-risk category for termite infestation.

Because Virginia is close to the sea, the area is a good target by drywood termites, which need high moisture content in the timber they attack.

Termite Images Suburb

Termite Image from CSIRO

Throughout Queensland, the most commonly found termites are Subterranean termites and Drywood termites.

The West Indian drywood termite, is the world’s most destructive drywood termite. It is the culprit to massive economic damage to timber houses in Queensland, including properties in Virginia

  • A coastal environment like Wynnum is prone to termite and vermin attacks.

  • The number one thing that attracts termites is water or moisture. It is almost a guarantee that if a home has water leakage problems, it will soon be invaded by termites, if it hasn’t been already.

  • Damage to homes, whether made from weatherboard, is likely if termites, or white ants, are left unchecked. 


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