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Termite Queen Found to be Genetically Immortal

12-30-2014

Termite Queen Found to be Genetically Immortal

Imagine marrying a woman and taking her to be your wife. As she grows old, she has another child, who looks exactly like her. Now imagine marrying that new child, and throwing away your old wife due to old age. Although it sounds a bit weird, this...

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Termite Control Facts

11-21-2014

Termite Control Facts

Termite Facts Termites are insects. They have hard, saw-toothed jaws that help them to eat lumber, wallpaper, plastics, and fabric made of plant fibers. There are four different groups of termites: dampwood, drywood, subterranean and...

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DAMPWOOD TERMITES 411

11-10-2014

DAMPWOOD TERMITES 411

As the name suggests, dampwood termites infest wood with high moisture content. Dampwood termites are normally larger in size than other termite species. Habits Dampwood termite colonies, like drywood termites, have no worker caste. The nymph...

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Dampwood Termites

10-27-2014

Dampwood Termites

As the name suggests, dampwood termites infest wood with a high moisture content. Dampwood termites are normally larger in size than other termite species. Bodies of king and queen dampwood termites range in size from 1/2 inch to 5/8 inch long and...

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What To Do If You Have Termites

10-17-2014

What To Do If You Have Termites

The best way to effectively treat an existing termite infestation is through professional pest control, but there are steps homeowners can take to help keep the pests from invading in the first place. For instance, simple things, such as...

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Termite FAQ\'s

09-05-2014

Termite FAQ's

What do you do when you've found your dream home, but discover that it's crawling with termites? The truth is, there are two kinds of homes: those that have had termites and those that will get them.  And, while they cause $5 billion in damage...

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Termite Prevention Tips from Hulett Envrionmental Services

08-19-2014

Termite Prevention Tips from Hulett Envrionmental Services

Hulett Environmental offers the following prevention tips for homeowners to help guard against termites: [caption id="attachment_16071" align="alignright" width="275"] Termite Pest Control[/caption] Carefully inspect the perimeter of the home...

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What is the most effective type of termite treatment?

07-28-2014

What is the most effective type of termite treatment?

What are the different types of termite treatments? Currently, there are three types of treatments available for use by the professional: soil treatments, wood treatments and baits. Soil treatments are liquid termiticides diluted with water to...

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6 Termite Warning Signs

06-12-2014

6 Termite Warning Signs

Here are a few clues that termites may be present in a home: Mud tubes (used by termites to reach a food source) on the exterior of the home Soft wood in the home that sounds hollow when tapped Darkening or blistering of wood...

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