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News from Dedant Building and Pest Inspections Blog – the latest information on topics of interest to home buyers, investors and home owners.

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4 Ways To Remove Spiders From Your Home

Spiders are among the most bothersome and disliked pests that you can find in your home. As such, many people often want to know how to remove spiders from their home. In truth, while they may disgust many people, spiders are an important…
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Tips for building and pest inspectors during Coronavirus

The coronavirus pandemic and subsequent lockdown restrictions have been difficult, not least for those who work as tradespeople. Our list of coronavirus tips for building and pest inspectors will help you navigate this difficult time. Beyond…
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4 Ways to Remove Rats From Your Home

Rats can be a major household problem if left unchecked. As such, you will want to remove rats as soon as you find them. This is because rats are carriers of disease, can eat your food and damage your home. As such, we’ve put together…
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Brisbane Property Market and Coronavirus

If you're looking to buy or sell, you likely want to know more about the property market and coronavirus. Namely, how is the coronavirus impacting the property market in Brisbane? While there is much to be negative about in the current climate,…
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Annual Termite Inspection Cost

Annual termite inspections are a necessary part of protecting your home. However, many people hold off on getting an inspection because they are concerned about the cost. In truth, the cost of an annual termite inspection is nothing compared…
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5 Ways To Remove Cockroaches From Your Home

Cockroaches are among the most common and bothersome pests that you will ever find around your home. You’ll want to remove cockroaches as soon as possible as not only are they disgusting but they can also contaminate food and spread bacteria. As…
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4 Tips For A Clean Home

With Coronavirus keeping us all indoors, everyone has a bit more time on their hands. Having a clean home is more important now than it has ever been. By spending so much time in your home, you might start to notice every little fault. Every…
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How to recover from termite damage

We’ve written at length about the major risk that termites pose to your home and the best ways to keep termites out of your house. By the time a homeowner discovers an infestation, termite damage will have already occurred. As such, we’ve…
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Real Estate and Coronavirus

The effects of COVID-19 have profoundly impacted industries like real estate, trades, building inspection and pest control. As the lockdown is expected to last for at least a few more months, it is worth asking – what is the link between coronavirus…
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How to spot a dodgy pest inspector

If you think you’ve got a pest infestation in your home, such as termites, you should immediately contact a termite inspector. However, one thing you can’t afford is a dodgy pest inspector. However, knowing which pest inspector to contact…