Learn about the different types of termites

Termites are small, but they are very destructive pests, ceaselessly chewing through timber, flooring, wallpaper and virtually any other organic material in the home. They feed constantly, causing an average of more than $5 billion in property damage annually. There are well over 40 distinct species of termites in the United States, though they can…

How to prepare for Termite Swarm Season

Termites are some of the worst pests that can invade a home. Not only do they cause extensive damage to the outside by eating away at trees, but they can also wreak havoc inside the home by gnawing away at the property’s foundations and supporting elements. Anything made of wood is in danger, including furniture,…

What is a Common Conehead?

A common conehead is a type of termite. The name comes from the cone-shaped head that this species of termite soldiers have. Conehead termites were previously referred to as tree termites, however, they were renamed to prevent any misconceptions about where the termites attacked. These termites come from the Caribbean and have only been in…