Are termites eating your home? These pests could be and you may not even be aware. They are more common in our area than you may think.
Most peoples’ reaction to the affirmation that they have a termite infestation at their home or place of business is usually a sense of shock and fear. Rightfully so! Termites cause more damage to home than fires, hurricanes and floods combined. In Florida, colonies of termites are usually in-ground, with foraging done by way of mud tubes into structures or other wood sources. Colonies can have hundreds of thousands of termites and several separate colonies(satellite) may be near to feed on a single home. Swarming termites (alates) which consists of hundreds of alates are usually what the customer first notices as the true sign of an infestation. There are many different types of termites and many of them are found right here in Florida. Whether it is Subterranean Termites or Drywood Termites, at Knockout Pest Elimination we use the most up to date technology including termite detection systems to pinpoint a colony’s location and eradicate it. The field of termite elimination consists of a great amount of information and treatment options. Call us today to find out which is best suited for you.