When it comes time to shop around for a new home, many folks focus on primary concerns; location, overall condition, age of the fixed appliances, utility efficiency, and so on. But unfortunately, one of the essentials is often overlooked and the presence of many pest problems. When you as a home buyer have found the home of your preference, along with a home inspection service, a pest inspection service is optimal. Today, we at A-Tex Pest Management would like to discuss the basics of pest inspection services.
General Pest VS Termite & WDO Inspection Report
A general home pest inspection differs from the WDO (wood destroying organism) inspection as it includes a number of different avenues concerning not only the timber pests, but additional pests that often damage structures, properties, and contribute to health concerns. Investing in a pest inspection service prior to purchasing a new home can help you know if there are any pest damages that need repairing and decide if it is worth the financial commitment. If the home is clear of any devastating infestation, you have the peace of mind that you do not have any issues concerning pest infestations. In the event there are minor pest concerns that you are confident you can rectify, you have the upper hand in requesting a lower sales price with proof in the report of the problems. No matter what the final pest control inspection report reads, you have the information to make a practical decision on purchasing a potential home.
Pest Inspections Outlines Home’s History of Pests
Additionally, during the pest inspection, the house’s history of prior pest issues can be discovered; allowing you the knowledge of likely pests in the area. If there are no pests currently infesting the structure, the inspection will reveal if there are routinely seasonal pests that infest annually. If the home is still desired, you have the tactical information to prevent future outbreaks with professional custom pest management. Knowing the past pest issues will help you better place furnishings, perform home improvement and understand what kind of pests are common in the area. If the home is a perfect fit, but the pest damage is minimal, thanks to the pest inspection service, you have the opportunity to tackle repairs and dispose of if any infestation before it becomes a costly catastrophe. You will save yourself a lot of time, and money in the long run.
Pest Inspections Aren’t Just for New Home Sales
Pest inspections are a wonderful tool for homebuyers to make the right choice in a committed financial investment, but pest inspections are ideal for current homeowners, commercial property owners, and even those renting a home or business. Pest inspections are optimal any time of year; and getting them annually can prepare you for new invasions, potential infestations, and with the right knowledge, you can prevent excessive damage as well as spare you and your family from potential health risks many pets can inflict.
Pest Inspections, Control, Removal & More in Round Rock, Leander, Pflugerville, Cedar Park & Austin Texas
A-Tex Pest Management offers pest inspection services for homeowners, buyers, or even sellers to offer the information of any current or past pest control problems, or at the very least, give the peace of mind your home is clear of any hazardous issues. Call A-Tex Pest Management today to schedule your pest inspection service.