• How to Restore Wood and Other Surfaces After a Termite Infestation

    Termite Damage Repair Each year, in the United States, termites do about $5 billion worth of damage to homes and other structures. For many homeowners, this means that even after the termites are gone, the house is left with unsightly damage that most insurance plans don’t cover. What can you do about the destruction that […]

  • My house has termites! How did this happen and why are they so common?

    Has an inspector recently found termites in your home? If you’re like many homeowners, you may have been completely surprised by this discovery. When termites are uncovered in a house, the owners usually want to know how and why it happened. Is there something you could have done to prevent it? Termites are fairly common, […]

  • What is Orange Oil and How is it Used to Treat Termites?

    How much do you know about orange oil? You may know that it is an extract that comes from orange peels, and that small amounts of it can be beneficial to your health. You may further know that large quantities of orange oil are actually harmful, and can cause severe stomach upset and vomiting. But […]

  • Summer Time Home Maintenance Tips

    Summer is upon us, and it’s time to make sure your home is ready to face the season. This is a great time of year to get your home in shape, both inside and out, not just making it look better, but taking care of any problems while the weather is nice. Many home maintenance […]

  • What to Expect from an Inspection and How to Prepare

    How to Prepare for a Termite Inspection Smart homeowners stay on top of termite control. A big part of termite control is keeping termites from invading your home, and the first step in accomplishing this is scheduling a termite inspection. So now that you’ve scheduled one, what can you expect? Are there steps you need […]

  • Why Get a Termite Inspection Before Purchasing a New Home or Property

    Buying a home is extremely exciting, and once you’ve found the property you want, it can be tempting to let some issues slide. Minor repairs may not seem very important, and it’s easy to think you can put some things off until later. A termite inspection, however, cannot wait. In addition to a traditional home […]

  • Why it’s Smart to Invest your Tax Refund Back into your Property

    Are you getting back a big tax refund this year? About 80 percent of Americans get some amount of money back each year at tax time, and it’s exciting! What will you do with it? While you might be considering taking a vacation or making a fun purchase, we have another suggestion. This year, why […]

  • Why a Termite Infestation can be just as Detrimental at Work as at Home

    If you’re a homeowner, you take care to make sure that your house is termite free. If there is a termite infestation, you make every attempt to handle it quickly and effectively, to protect your home from damage. If you own commercial properties, it’s just as crucial to protect those properties as it is to […]

  • Termite Treatment Application: Rodding Vs. Drilling

    If you’ve got termites on your property, you are probably eager to get rid of them, by any means necessary. Some of the terminology surrounding termite treatment, though, may not be easy to understand. Whether you’ve been researching professional methods of eradicating these pests, or you’re considering do-it-yourself treatment, you may have come across the […]

  • Do Termites Die in the Winter?

    If you’ve been dealing with termites, you may be relieved to see fewer signs of them as winter months approach. You might assume that, like many insects, termites die off, hibernate, or migrate during the winter months. Unfortunately, these assumptions are incorrect. Termites don’t die in the winter, and it’s important that you don’t let […]