Houston Termite Control And Inspection Procedures

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                                       Houston termite control service companies know how to rid
                                       your home of termites, but preventing termite infestations is
                                       preferable. Termites can be a big problem for homeowners.
                                       These little creates can cause minor to major structural
                                       damage that can go undetected for long periods of time.
                                       Once a termite problem has been discovered there are many
                                       treatment options available. Here are a few successful
                                       methods for killing termites:

                                       Liquid Termite Treatment
                                       The benefit of using a liquid pesticide to kill termites is that
                                       the substance starts to work immediately. Termite
                                       inspection Houston will technicians explain that the liquid
is applied to the perimeter of the home to create a barrier preventing termite entry. All small
cracks in the home also need to be sprayed with the liquid to deter entry. The best time to have
your home sprayed for termites is before they ever invade the home. If you neglected to take this
precaution, then it is very important that the insecticide be sprayed around the home when you
notice the unwanted creatures.

Termite Baits
Termite Baits were designed with these pests in mind. This method is successful in killing the
entire colony because the termites will bring the poisonous substance back to their homes. When
using the bait method special stakes will be placed around the homes that are made of wood. The
exterminator will watch the stakes to see if the termites are getting into the bait, once they
confirm entry then they replace the wood with pesticides.

Using Borate on your Home
Borate is a chemical that is usually used by homebuilders, but if you have an older home the
substance can be applied to the exposed wood.

Preventing Termite Re-Infestation
Once you have eliminated the termites in your home, it is very important to keep them away.
Termites are attracted to moist areas so it is important to make sure the gutters are cleaned
regularly and checked for proper drainage. On a regular basis do a check on the home faucets and
hoses for any leaks that would attract termites.

Wood debris around your homes is also an attraction for termites. The termites may begin by
living in the woodpile outside your home, but in a matter of time their entire colony will be inside
your home. When build structures on the outside of the home, such as a porch or deck, it is better
to use cedar or redwood because it is less attractive to termites. Cracked foundations are also an
entry point for termites that needs to be check for signs of termite invasion.

If you suspect you have termites, consider Houston termite control for the professional help you
need. Professionals who are trained in the termite extermination will be able to remove these
pests form your property.

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Description: Houston termite control service companies know how to rid your home of termites, but preventing termite infestations is preferable. Termites can be a big problem for homeowners. These little creates can cause minor to major structural damage that can go undetected for long periods of time.