Termites are known for causing billions of dollars of damage to homes in the United States each year. Termites consume wood 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. They are not easily detected pests and a termite infestation can cause a great deal of damage to your home or business very quickly. Ground termites and dry wood termites are the most commonly found termites in Hawaii. The first step to resolving your termite problem is to try to identify termites as your home’s pest.