After being in the business for many years, we as a team have noticed there are many myths, exaggerations, and half-truths floating around about termites. We want to provide the average homeowner with practical takeaways and answers to all the common (and not-so-common) questions.
1. Signs of Termites
What should you keep an eye out for? Where should you look for termites? How can you tell an ant vs a termite? How much damage can termites wreak?
2. Common Questions about Termites
How do termites get inside the home? What are termite swarms? Can termites live above ground too?
3. Termite Myths or Facts
Will a good termite treatment really last twenty years? How fast do termites destroy homes?
4. Anatomy of a Termite Colony
What is the lifecycle of a termite? What are termite castes? Which species should I be concerned about?
5. Treatment FAQs
Are termiticides genuinely safe? How much does a termite treatment cost? Are there any organic options?
6. Takeaways for homeowners
What to do if you have termites? What to do if you don't have termites?
For more information, see our termite control infographic