Termites

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Joining forces to ensure protection from termites

April 2, 2019 By
Spray foam insulation is a popular option for homeowners who want to reduce heat loss and lower utility bills, but it can mask termite activity. Read more»
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Tools for termites

March 24, 2019 By
Product manufacturers share what’s new, what’s coming, and their forecasts for 2019-2025. Read more»
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Beware of unethical house flippers

February 28, 2019 By
Unethical house flippers are an increasing threat to termite/WDO inspectors. Read more»
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Termite management tips from the pros

January 29, 2019 By
Take some advice about termite management from the pros who have learned from experience. Read more»
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Guide your customers with professionalism

January 27, 2019 By
Termites are scary to property owners. They are “invisible.” They are silent and misunderstood. Many owners imagine their home is about to fall down around them when they find out they have a termite infestation. This is when our relationships,... Read more»
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PMPs say termite control is rewarding work

January 26, 2019 By
At Pest Management Professional (PMP), we strive to share insights from those who work in the field, day in and day out, to protect their customers’ health and property from pest infestations. Readers enthusiastically explained how satisfying termite control can... Read more»
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Homewreckers: Protecting property through termite management

January 24, 2019 By
Protecting property is one reason PMPs find termite management work so satisfying. Read more»
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Why termites are important in rainforests during drought

January 24, 2019 By
What are termites doing when they’re not pests? Turns out they have a pretty important role in rainforest ecosystems. A group of researchers revealed that termites were particularly beneficial to rainforests during periods of drought. The new termite research was... Read more»
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Overcome termite control challenges

January 8, 2019 By
We asked Pest Management Professional‘s columnists and editorial board members what they thought the most challenging aspect of termite control is and how they work to overcome it. Here are some of their responses — including a few extra that... Read more»
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Schedule termite inspections 24/7, online

December 27, 2018 By
Homeowners, business owners and real estate agents seeking termite inspectors typically want immediate results. That’s why one family-owned pest management company created and launched TermitePro.us, a website that lets customers schedule termite inspections online. “We saw this as a basic... Read more»
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