When to get a Termite Inspection

When is it Time for a Termite Inspection? Did you hear about the termite who was a standup comedian? He brought the house down! Having termites is no joke (despite the many jokes that we have as pest control specialists). These dangerous insects work quickly and aggressively once infesting your home, and for many homeowners […]

Termites 101

Termites 101: Getting to know the Pests in your Home Lets talk termites. When it comes to these insects the average person doesn’t seem to know much about them. People tend to know that they can cause severe damage to the foundation of a home but that is where their knowledge seems to stop. And […]

How to get rid of termites

How to get rid of termites If you are worried about termites, your first question is likely how to get rid of termites. But it can be helpful to know a little information about them first! What are termites? They are those pesky little winged insects that eat away at dead and decaying plant materials. […]

Meet the Eastern Subterranean Termite

Reticulitermes flavipes – the eastern subterranean termite is the most common termite found in North America and is responsible for as much as 80% of the money spent on termite control. These termites are survivors. For more than 55 million years they have adapted to a diversity of environments (wet, dry, hot, cold) which explains […]

Termite Signs

Signs of Termite Activity How do I know if I have termites? Here are a few things to look for when determining if termites are in your home or business. Are you worried about termites in your home? Termites eat 24-hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week. The best defense against termite infestation is a good offense. A Termite […]

Having Termites Really Bites!

Living in Virginia comes with lots of pros, and cons… Including Termites! PROS Great Economy and Opportunities Diverse Culture and History at our Fingertips Beautiful Homes in Natural Settings CONS I-95 Traffic I-95 Traffic (It’s THAT bad!) Termites eating our beautiful homes in their natural settings Possibly the biggest problem with termites in Virginia is […]