Californians Better Put Termite Repair on Their Post-Storm Cleanup Lists

No doubt that the last few, AccuWeather forecasts have had Californians on their toes. We’ve all seen what Hurricane Matthew did to the east and similar could happen here if we continue to get hammered with typhoon related damage. And the storms aren’t all residents will likely have to contend with. There is also the increased potential for post-storm damage, namely termites. Termites May Take Higher Ground Unfortunately, history has shown us that termites have no problem surviving typhoons and…

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Yard Care Tips to Prevent Further Termite Infestation after Termite Treatment

Effective termite treatment of your home eliminates the pests and allows you to start over again with a clean slate. However, termites still live elsewhere in the environment outside your home. If you wish to keep your home free of termites over the long-term, these three yard care tips will help: Keep Your Foundation and the Ground next to It Dry Subterranean termites require a moist environment to survive. If your foundation and the surrounding soil are wet, it provides…

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Why You Should Have a Termite Inspection Before Buying a Home

Termite Inspections There are so many things to be done before purchasing a home, and one of the things that you might not have thought about is hiring a professional for a termite inspection. In fact, you might think that this type of thing will be handled during the regular home inspection, so you might not think that it’s necessary. Although a home inspector may look for some signs of termite damage, it’s best to hire a pro who specializes in…

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Wood Damage – Is It Water or Termites

Think you’re safe from termites because you don’t live in a house constructed of wood? Think again! No matter the type of home you live in, you’re susceptible to these nasty, little bugs. They will feed on your wood frames, wooden cabinets, any wood-based furniture you own, and more. If you’ve seen buckling wood, sagging walls, or small piles of shed wings, you might be infested. Sometimes homeowners even mistakenly think that termite damage is actually water damage, because the…

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Termite Treatment for San Leandro and Berkeley

Termite Treatment The Bay Area of California is a dynamic place and for insects, it is even more so. The stable temperatures within the coastal margin offer a perfect environment for termites. Even at the San Leandro real estate market heats up, the cool weather of the San Francisco Bay Area is inviting to five of the six types of termites found in California. Fortunately, Times Up Termite offers comprehensive termite treatment with “Termite Free for Life” guarantee. Selling a home?…

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Have a Rental Infested with Termites: Options Please

Termite Treatment Termites are dangerous insects to find living in your home. They can quickly cause massive amounts of damage to your property, which causes the need for major repairs to be completed. If you suspect you have termites living in your home, it is best to schedule a termite inspection as quickly as possible. Here is what to expect while you are going through this process. During the Inspection When your inspector arrives for the inspection, they will first…

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Free Termite Inspections for Your Home

Termite Inspections Think you’re safe from termites because you don’t live in a house constructed of wood? Think again! No matter the type of home you live in, you’re susceptible to these nasty, little bugs. They will feed on your wood frames, wooden cabinets, any wood-based furniture you own, and more. If you’ve seen buckling wood, sagging walls, or small piles of shed wings, you might be infested. Sometimes homeowners even mistakenly think that termite damage is actually water damage,…

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Termite Inspcetions and Repair: What to Expect

Termite Inspections Termites are dangerous insects to find living in your home. They can quickly cause massive amounts of damage to your property, which causes the need for major repairs to be completed. If you suspect you have termites living in your home, it is best to schedule a termite inspection as quickly as possible. Here is what to expect while you are going through this process. During the Inspection When your inspector arrives for the inspection, they will first…

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Paying for Termite Repair: Know Your Options

Termite Repair It is no secret that discovering termite damage can be the beginning of a financial nightmare for the average homeowner. Not only do visions of the nasty little critters haunt the dreams of those who know termites are living within the walls of their home, but finding a way to pay for the damage incurred is definitely something to lose sleep over. Whenever any type of damage is done to a residence, homeowners usually first turn to their…

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Termite Inspections: Proof that Foresite is Better than Hindsight

Termite Inspections The majority of Americans aspire to own their own homes. However, it takes most of us three decades or more to reach that point in life. Why so long? It’s a no-brainer really. Generally, it takes a confluence of fortuitous events in order for aspiring homeowners to reach their goals. For instance, there is the matter of securing a mortgage and finding the right home, both of which are no easy feats. Of course when people get over…

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