Tag: termite control

[SPONSORED CONTENT] Termite Battles: Why Taurus SC is the product of choice for J&J Exterminating

March 27, 2019 By
J&J Exterminating Regional Manager Bryan Gaspard has had his fair share of experience battling Formosan termites in Louisiana. That’s why when it comes to battling this growing pest, J&J Exterminating trusts Control Solutions Inc.’s Taurus SC to get the job... 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»

Learn about termites’ behavior

August 11, 2018 By
We continue to find out more about termites’ secret, underground behavior. A recent University of Florida survey discovered that worker-caste Formosan subterranean termites have a strong urge to return to their central nest when it’s time to molt. Termite colonies... Read more»

Apply proactive, pre-construction termite applications

August 7, 2018 By
Mel Whitson with Zoëcon Professional Products discusses a preventive, pre-construction treatment for destructive termites. Read more»
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Properly preserve and protect wood to prevent termites

August 6, 2018 By
Dr. Reid Ipser with Nisus Corp. explains the importance of properly preserving wood to prevent termite intrusion and associated decay. Read more»
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Determine termite species before treatment

August 3, 2018 By
Step one when treating termites is to determine the species, since treatments can be different. Read more»
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Inspect for conducive conditions

August 2, 2018 By
Proper inspection is key to solving and/or preventing termite issues. Read more»
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Have confidence when identifying cause of wood damage

August 1, 2018 By
Identification is key in making a management plan — and the first step in determining whether a management plan is necessary. Read more»

Video shows subterranean termite’s damage to a house

March 27, 2018 By
The video represents an analogy of damage the Formosan subterranean termite can have to a structure. Read more»

Tips & Tricks: Provide termite customers best treatment options

June 1, 2016 By
Using the right tool for the job is critical in any industry, but in termite control it can make or break a company. The key to success is knowing that without question, you provided your customer with the best treatment... Read more»
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