Tag: termite control

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Eastern subterranean termite life cycle, unusual behaviors

June 1, 2016 By
(Reticulitermes flavipes) These pests are criminally cryptic and dastardly damaging. Description: Workers are less than 1/8th in. long, soft-bodied, and creamy-to-grayish white. They have round heads and are blind and wingless. Soldiers have a rectangular, yellowish-brown head, black mandibles and... Read more»
Andy Linares

Tips & Tricks: Adopt latest termite control advances

May 25, 2016 By
More research is done on termites than on any other pest. There’s always something new to learn about this enigmatic creature. That’s why we must always stay on top of the latest information. We can’t afford to be complacent about... Read more»
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Tips & Tricks: Bring these tools on termite inspections

May 18, 2016 By
As technology has evolved, so have the tools available for termite inspections — to even include X-ray devices. Although that particular device is not mandatory to conduct a proper inspection, there are others that are. Never leave home without a... Read more»
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2013 Termite Management Supplement: Have you abandoned your first love?

February 1, 2013 By and
Remember when your staff counted the days and braced themselves before the termite season hit? Remember when the phone rang off the hook with panicked customers frantically shrieking something about thousands of huge black insects flinging their wings and seizing... Read more»
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