When you locate termites in a piece of wood most people would describe them as maggot looking little white maybe even clear insects with legs. Like all insects they do have 6 legs, and their body is divided into 3 clear segments, maybe not as easily defined as some other insects. Termites do have a […]
When wood destroying insects are discovered infesting a structure, a fast and simple treatment approach may be a good solution to stop the damage caused by their feeding or tunneling activity. Ready-to-use (RTU) insecticide products applied within the micro-habitats of the wood destroying insect(s), such as in galleries or tunnels, or directly onto the insect […]
Termites can cause thousands of dollars of damage to one of our most precious investments, our homes. They can silently invade and expand while the home owner is unaware. One of the best things that the DIY Pest Controller can do is a thorough home inspection. In this article, we will review termite home inspection tips of the professional pest controller. If you see swarming termites, that is a pretty clear indication that you have a termite problem, but it is important not to wait until you see swarms to act. There are areas that should be inspected every six months to ensure that termites have not moved into your home.
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UC DAVIS Article about Drywood Termites.
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Drywood termites live in wood which has a relatively low moisture content. These differ from the subterranean termites, in that they do not have to have contact with the ground or other moisture sources. They are typically found in humid regions. These areas include the coastal and subtropical regions of the united states. There is […]
See also: Subterranean Termite Control Solutions Drywood Termite Control Solutions Drywood Termite Biology Drywood Termite Control Control measures include reducing the potential for drywood termite infestations, preventing termite entry, removal of infested wood and applying chemicals for remedial treatment. Inspection Thorough inspections are necessary to confirm termite infestations, assess the extent of damage and determine […]
Termites are beyond a nuisance to homeowners all over the United States. Termites are responsible for millions of dollars of damage to the American homeowner yearly. In our present economic condition, American homeowners cannot afford to ignore the threat that termites pose to their home investment. LSUagcenter.com reports, “Su (1994) estimated the annual cost of […]