HOW GOOD IS IT TO BE ABLE TO ALSO PROTECT THE ENVIRONMENT WHEN PROTECTING YOUR NEW HOME FROM TERMITES AT TIME OF CONSTRUCTION WITH THE FMC HOMEGUARD PHYSICAL BARRIER SYSTEM.
If you are a builder or having your house built, you need to talk to Endapest Services about having HomeGuard installed to protect your home or commercial investment for life.
Are you building a new home or renovating an existing building? If you are, make sure you do not forget about termite protection. Endapest Services is a fully accredited installer of the FMC Homeguard® Termite Management Systems.
Pre-Construction New Building Work
In accordance with Australian Standards 3660.1 a physical barrier needs to be incorporated into all new building works. Endapest Services are fully licenced, qualified and experienced in pre-construction termite protection. We can work with your builder or architect to find a solution that is not only cost effective, but also fully protective.
We will complete all necessary paperwork for your certifier, and forward it through in a timely manner after the termite protection is complete.
For all new building works we use HomeGuard, a physical barrier that is also impregnated with Bifenthrin, a registered termiticide that kills termites on contact.
If you are a Builder, Architect or home self-builder requiring an appropriate termite prevention treatment for certification, then this is a very cost effective and efficient system. Homeguard products cater for all situations and building requirements.
What is the HomeGuard Million Dollar Warranty?
The HomeGuard Million Dollar Warranty is supplied by FMC – the manufacturer of Homeguard. The FMC HomeGuard Million Dollar Warranty is a no-nonsense, simple warranty covering all structural and decorative timbers that are protected by a HomeGuard termite barrier when correctly installed by an FMC HomeGuard Accredited Operator. The warranty is conditional on an annual inspection of the property, as detailed in the Australian Standard AS 3660.2, to be conducted by a HomeGuard Accredited Operator.
What is HomeGuard?
HomeGuard is a Precision Termite Management System which is a physical and chemical termite barrier in one.
It is installed to the foundations of new buildings or extensions to provide a continuous barrier, which prevents concealed entry of termites into the building, thereby protecting the asset.
How does HomeGuard work?
HomeGuard is a plastic sheeting impregnated with Biflex – a chemical which kills termites on contact. HomeGuard repels kills and blocks foraging termites, providing ongoing protection to your home.
How long will HomeGuard last?
The HomeGuard products are designed to last for 50 years, and are backed by a 25 year manufacturers warranty. The HomeGuard sheeting and collars are CodeMark Certified and are therefore approved for building works in Australia.
The HomeGuard product range is manufactured in Australia from polymer based products and incorporates FMC’s leading liquid termite barrier Biflex. Biflex a leading termiticide has protected over one million homes in Australia since its launch in 1995.
How is HomeGuard Installed?
HomeGuard is installed during construction and is sealed permanently into the foundations of the building.
The HomeGuard range is suitable for a wide range of building designs and includes:
HomeGuard physically restricts termites from entering the building, but also actively Stops Kills and Repels termites. HomeGuard is available in many forms:
HomeGuard TMB (0.2 mm) full under slab termite barrier (Termite & Moisture Barrier) acts as a termite barrier and moisture barrier in the one installation. It is a very versatile product that can be used to provide full under slab protection, as well protection for retaining walls or for steps downs in a slab on ground design.
HomeGuard Blue (0.3 mm) is predominately used as a perimeter / cavity barrier. It is usually installed underneath the timber framing or block work.
HomeGuard Blue Collars are for slab penetrations, they protect service penetrations through a concrete slab. They are available in a range of sizes and provide both a physical and chemical protection. If service penetrations are hard to fit, or are clustered together HomeGuard sheeting can be used to provide protection.
HomeGuard GT Granules – permiter cavity and penetrations, they are granules that can be applied into a cavity as a full perimeter installation. They can also be used for situations where the installation of sheet materials is not practical.
HomeGuard Blue termite shields (300 x 300mm) for Concrete stumps, Timber stumps
HomeGuard DPC (Damp Proof Course) provides the termite protection and damp proofing through one installation. It is predominately used as a perimeter / cavity barrier and to protect retaining walls.
Biflex Bifenthrin (synthetic pyrethroid) is incorporated in the plastic polymer matrix of all three forms. As a polymer the Biflex is locked in for the life of the product and does not leach out into the environment. Has APVMA approval, BCA and CSIRO certification.
HomeGuard is Australian made and backed by the FMC 25 yr. warranty. Contact details for FMC are 1800 066 355
Features unique to Homeguard
HomeGuard is the first and only chemical barrier in a non-soil matrix product ever registered by the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA).
HomeGuard is the first and only single sheet termite moisture barrier containing an Australian registered termiticide in a polymer matrix.HomeGuard is a single sheet with the active ingredient evenly distributed throughout the matrix.
HomeGuard acts as a waterproof membrane, a DPC and an effective Termite Management tool all in one.
We are happy to meet you or your builder on site in an obligation free consultation to discuss our recommendations, and we are able to quote for all work directly from your plans.
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“I had pest control work done at my home and just wanted to say how wonderful the pest service man was. He was extremely courteous, explained exactly what he was going to do and then did a great job with no mess. I want to take this time to say thank you and let you know that he did a wonderful job and was very caring with my property. Regards “
“I would like to pass on my appreciation for the way your technicians conducted themself and the excellent way they explained what was going on, what he would do and the follow-up advice he provided. I don’t often write an email like this but with the good service and excellent results, I had to pass on my appreciation to you. Thanks and we will do business again.”
“We wish to express our thanks to all involved with the service supplied to us with the termite problem we had in our house. The work was attended to promptly and politely. Your company service man was most helpful in allaying our fears and very efficient with his work. In conclusion we have no hesitation in recommending your company to all our friends.”
“Our initial contact with your company was down to earth and professional and the technician was courteous and the service very professional. Wow, so thoughtful for calling to let us know you were running behind. We particularly liked the fact your company got rid of the pests while still being kind to the environment. The overall service we received was excellent.”
“Endapest Services was recommended to us by friends who were very happy with your service. We have children and pets so the productsused was very important to us. The overall experience with the service was fantastic. Your technician was on time and was friendly and able to answer our questions. We were also impressed that the pest treatment had no smell.”
“I find Endapest Services to be very courteous and professional with their pest control work and I also like them because they are a local business, with prompt service and very competitive value for money job pricing. I always recommend your company to anyone who needs pest control. Like every year, thank you for another great job dealing with my pests.”
“Our experience with your company was very professional as well as thorough. The pest control gentleman was very calm and had a confident personality when treating our bee swam who had arrived unexpectedly and was setting up home in the wall of our house, near our front door. My kids and I are no longer afraid to use the front door. Thanks Endapest Services.”