Coptotermes Acinaciformis are widely found throughout Australia and are common in urban areas. These termites are social and build communal nests. The termites target the root crown of the tree or the underground to build their nests. These termites are known to cause extensive damage to the trees as well as the wooden parts of the buildings. This species builds mound which can extend up to 50 m from the nest which allows the workers to access sources of wood to feed. These termites build nests in the cavities of the walls with moisture availability. Millions of termites get found in a large colony. This species of termites can also be found inside a patio or under a concrete slab which protects their nest and also retains constant moisture and temperature. In search of food, these termites attack other materials than wood that includes electrical wiring as well as other stuff within a building. Enviro Safe Pest Control have appropriate solutions to deal with these type of ants, For more on Coptotermes Acinaciformis termite control, call us at 1300 997 272.
Singapore Ants get distinguished for their light-brown color appearance with darker and posterior abdomen. Length of the ants can range from 1.5-3.0 mm. These ants feed on different foodstuffs including sweet foods to animal materials. This species of ants form slow-moving trails. The Singapore Ants can be very dangerous for human lives as they nest in the power sockets and chew the electric wires that cause an electrical fire. These ants get attracted towards the plastic coverings of the electrical cables and damage it. They also destroy the electrical equipment. Bites of these ants are painful.