Posts With The Category: "Termites"
Michael Botha, Associate Certified Entomologist and President of Sandwich Isle Pest Solutions spoke with Steve Uyehara of Hawaii News Now, about the many invasive species that are becoming more and more of a threat throughout the Islands. There is a ton of information in this short clip, but here are some of the highlights to help you protect yourself from these pests.
Do you have drywood termites in your Hawaii home or business? It can be scary to think of these wood-eating insects working their way through joists, load-bearing beams and supports. Damage done by drywood termites can lead to frustrating problems, like the bending and warping of your home's structure. Once the wood of your home is weakened, it may be impossible to fix. When you choose a company to solve your termite infestation, choose wisely. Not all pest control companies are created equal, and not all treatments will be right for your home or business.
Hawaii is a great place to live, especially if you're a termite. In eighty degree weather, termites are the most active. They can eat the wood inside a home or business 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, costing property owners thousands of dollars in difficult repairs. Some species of termites can total a home in under three years. If you have not thought about termite protection for you Oahu home, you may want to reconsider.