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Don’t Fall for These Common Termite Myths

Don’t Fall for These Common Termite Myths

A termite infestation is one of the most potentially damaging situations a homeowner can face. So, you would think we’d all have learned more factual information by now. But unfortunately there are still some myths circulating regarding termites. Make sure you know…

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Do I Need to Worry About Termites During the Winter?

Do I Need to Worry About Termites During the Winter?

You’ve probably heard, or noticed, that many pests tend to slow down in cooler weather. So, you might be wondering whether you even need to worry about termites during the winter. Can you hold off on prevention efforts or stop bothering to…

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Termites Versus Flying Ants: How to Tell the Difference

Termites Versus Flying Ants: How to Tell the Difference

Spotting a swarm of flying insects in or around your home is certainly cause for alarm. This sight can often signal the beginning of a termite infestation, which can do serious structural damage to your home – not to mention the damage…

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Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Termite Damage?

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Termite Damage?

First you notice some odd things going on around your home, like dirt tunnels and piles of “sawdust”. Then you receive the alarming news that you are, indeed, suffering a termite infestation. Now you’re facing termite damage to the structure of your…

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Pest Control Advice for Home Buyers

Pest Control Advice for Home Buyers

Once you’ve finally completed a mortgage application and you’ve found the right house, the last thing you want is to move into a pest control nightmare. While there will always be little surprises with any new home, you probably want to avoid…

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What Happens to Termites After It Rains?

What Happens to Termites After It Rains?

We’ve certainly seen our share of rain here lately. Unfortunately, that can also mean that we begin seeing swarms of termites in search of a new place to live. While rain does seem to prompt fresh termite activity, warming patterns are another…

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What You Should Do if You Think You Have Termites

What You Should Do if You Think You Have Termites

Occasionally, homeowners begin to suspect they have a termite infestation in their home. This will often happen because they notice some of the following signs: “Sand” or what looks like small dirt piles in places they shouldn’t be Discarded insect wings (around…

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10 Things Homeowners Can Do to Prevent a Termite Infestation

10 Things Homeowners Can Do to Prevent a Termite Infestation

If you’re a homeowner, one of the very last things you want to experience is a termite infestation. This can be especially true if you’re hoping to sell your home soon; nothing turns off potential buyers like swarms of pests and the…

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How Often Does a Home Need Termite Treatments?

How Often Does a Home Need Termite Treatments?

When it comes to real estate transactions, few situations can make a deal fall apart faster than the discovery of a termite problem. However, a termite infestation is treatable and can be remedied. After that, damage can be repaired and the home…

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What Does a Termite Bond Do?

What Does a Termite Bond Do?

Whether you’re buying or selling a home, you might come across the phrase, “termite bond” at some point. If you’re buying, you might wonder what a termite bond does, and should you worry about whether a particular seller is offering one. If…

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How is a Termite Inspection Performed?

How is a Termite Inspection Performed?

If you’re buying or selling a home, at some point in the process the subject of a termite inspection will be broached. These are generally required in order to secure many home loans, but even if they weren’t, a termite inspection would…

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Termite Facts Every Homeowner Needs to Know

Termite Facts Every Homeowner Needs to Know

The forces of time, weather, and nature are all doing their best to reduce your house to an eventual pile of rubble. If it isn’t the leaky roof needing attention, it might be the peeling paint. From top to bottom, your home…

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The Path to a Successful Termite Inspection

The Path to a Successful Termite Inspection

Once you land a successful contract on a home, you will now navigate a minefield of inspections and approvals. Before proceeding to the final closing date, you might feel as though you’re leaping through hurdles. Luckily, the termite inspection doesn’t have to…

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Signs of a Termite Infestation

Signs of a Termite Infestation

A termite infestation is every homeowner’s nightmare. These pests are practically invisible, and can do serious damage to your home before many people are aware of them. Fortunately, they do leave behind some very tell-tale signs, so it’s important to learn what…

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Moving Forward After Termite Treatment

Moving Forward After Termite Treatment

Let’s say you’ve discovered a termite infestation in your home, called for professional help, and have completed termite treatment…. Now what? The termites are gone, but you’ve endured a bit of an ordeal that you don’t want to repeat. You might be…

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What to Do if You Have Termites

What to Do if You Have Termites

A termite infestation might go undetected for some time. But at some point, you might begin to notice signs of a termite problem, such as: Piles of stuff that look like ash or pepper Discarded wings (from adult females looking for a…

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Termites:  What to Look For?

Termites: What to Look For?

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What to Do If You Have Termites

What to Do If You Have Termites

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Is Fumigation an Effective Treatment for a Termites?

Is Fumigation an Effective Treatment for a Termites?

It is every homeowner’s nightmare to find termites in their property. If you have recently found signs that termites might be present, then you might be stressed about the best way to get rid of the infestation. Don’t delay treatment because the…

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