Dealing With Dampwood Termites

July 9, 2021

Termites in Phoenix

Dealing With Dampwood Termites

July 9, 2021

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Are you having problems with termites? If you are then you have probably already seen your share of unsightly damage done to your home. If you want to know how to get rid of termites, then there are several methods that you can use to achieve this. Although most people want a quick fix, they should also know that termites can be persistent and will continue to attack your home until you take action.

There are several ways that you can choose when it comes to how to get rid of termites. Although you may want to hire an exterminator or look online for tips on how to do this on your own, some prefer a more natural treatment that will not affect your home’s structure like using baits or sprays. Yes, it can be a little frustrating because finding the termites in your house and deciding how you need to exterminate them can be very difficult because of the location of the infestation. However, once you know what you’re doing, you can definitely do it yourself without the aid of a professional pest removal agent. You can actually save money and time by being able to do the treatment yourself, this is because you can buy kits that contain materials that you don’t have to purchase and that are already proven termite killer products.

Some examples of such treatment include liquid or powder insecticides, special-treated wood, and cellulose fissure fungicide. In order to eliminate termites, the treatment must penetrate the wood, soil, and surrounding area. Although you can simply use bait to kill the termites, these can prove inefficient if you don’t have access to high-quality soil. Another problem is that termites will often build their colonies near a water source. If you have cinder block walls, this may prove more effective, but in some cases, building a proper waterproof foundation may be necessary.

If you have a termite damage or a termite problem contact ACTION Termite & Pest Control for help with a termite inspection.

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