THE TERMITE PREVENTION CHEMICALS USED FOR WOOD TREATMENT

There are various chemicals used for treating wood as a form of termite prevention. These chemicals, also called wood preservatives by some, can further lower the chances of a structure being attacked by the hardy pests, and are thus often suggested by contractors to would-be-homeowners more than a little concerned about potential termite problems—something that may be said of many homeowners in Arizona, a state known for experiencing termite issues. These wood treatment substances may thus be very helpful in… Read More

TERMITE WARNING SIGNS AND ACTIVITY

The discovery that your place of business or home is infested with termites can understandably be an extremely concerning experience. If left untreated, termite infestations can wreck havoc on your home, causing a significant amount of costly damage. These pesky insects cause their damage quickly and silently from the interior out in your home or business, therefore quick and professional termite treatment services are critical to ensuring that the investment in your home or business is protected. Arizona Termite Control… Read More

Frequently Asked Questions

I think my home or business has a termite infestation. What do I do next? Time is of the essence, as termites will continue to multiply and silently destroy your home or business from the inside out indefinitely. It is important to contact a termite professional immediately in order to inquire about a termite inspection. The termite professionals at Arizona Termite Control provide a free in-home or in-office termite inspection What time of year are termites most common? Once a… Read More

COPTOTERMES GESTROI AND ITS FUTURE IN TERMITE PREVENTION RESEARCH

Some infestations—just like some epidemics—just come and go. One example of such a case happening in the termite world is with the species Coptotermes gestroi, more popularly known to the West as the Asian subterranean termite and in the East as the Philippine milk termite. This species has been frustrating pest and termite control officials in various countries and states for a while now due to its relatively swift spread from its South-east Asian base to other parts of the… Read More