Termites

How Do I Know if My House has Termites?

How Do I Know if My House has Termites?
Most of people would probably say that they don’t know what a termite really looks like. They only have an idea because people keep comparing them to ants, which is a more visible insect that we know what it exactly looks like. Termites, on the other hand, are quite shy, as they are mostly found in the dark. What we only know most about them is the trails that they leave behind and the crumbling piece of wood in your basement. As opposed to common notion, termites do not actually eat wood. They destroy it. The...

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How to Identify Termites

How to Identify Termites
Termites are tiny, yet they’re completely different from one another. They might be hiding or having their barracks. Although all you want to do is exterminate them from your house, their individual characteristics may be able to help as you do your inspection rounds. Here’s how to identify termites. Termite Queen Source: gettyimages.com First up is the queen. The termite queen is the largest in the family, making her easy to identify. Her length can grow to nearly four inches and she can lay up to four...

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