Termite Management Specification

Pest Police Australia install hundreds of HomeGuard barriers in and around Victoria each year.  It is our premium termite barrier product and has proven itself over time as a product leader for termite control on new buildings.

“Install HomeGuard Precision Termite Management System in accordance with the APVMA registered label and installation manual, which conforms to the requirements of Australian Standards AS 3660 series.”

Components

The HomeGuard PTM system consists of the following components: HomeGuard TMB, HomeGuard DPC HomeGuard Blue, HomeGuard GT and HomeGuard Collars.

HomeGuard TMB

HomeGuard TMB complies with all requirements of Australian Standard AS2870 so can also double as a 0.2mm high impact moisture barrier.

HomeGuard DPC

HomeGuard DPC complies with all requirements of Australian Standards AS2870 as an approved 0.5mm Damp Proof Course, so no additional perimeter cavity needs to be installed.

HomeGuard Blue

HomeGuard Blue is a cost effective perimeter barrier. It does not comply with AS2870 so requires a seperate DPC to be installed.

HomeGuard GT

HomeGuard GT is a pro-active, granulated termite barrier. it can be used for a full permieter and is also ideal to use in corrective situations .

HomeGuard Collars

HomeGuard Collars the first ever impregnated service penetration collars that simply lock into the slab, even if installed incorrectly. The Collars are a unique patented design making them the only rigid penetration collar on the market that will Kill and Repel Termites as well as physically stop their entry into the building. The collars come in various sizes to fit most penetrations in a home and all comply with the requirements of Australian Standard AS2870.

Importantly

  • HomeGuard does not leech or diffuse, effectively locking in the active ingredient to enhance efficacy, longevity while remaining environmentally friendly and safe.
  • HomeGuard Kills, Repels and Physically restricts termites trying to enter the Home.
  • HomeGuard is sealed in permanently into your home so it can not be disturbed.
  • The active ingredient is distributed evenly throughout the HomeGuard giving you a full and continuous termite barrier.

Trials

HomeGuard has been extensively trialled before bring to the market place to make sure you are getting the best quality product. It has also been registered by the APVMA (the first ever) and also holds CSIRO Building approval and is suitable for use in all states of Australia. Australian trials on Biflex (HomeGuard in a liquid form) have been ongoing for 16 years.

Trial Plots in the Northern Territory – the one on the right is HomeGuard and the one on the left is normal plastic. Proving HomeGuard repels Termites.

Dead termite shells on a piece of HomeGuard. Proving it really does kill.

One of the HomeGuard trial sites – shows HomeGuard was put under high pressure and still worked.

If you are a Builder or Architect or having your house built, why not talk to Pest Police Australia regarding having HomeGuard protect your home or investment for life.