Useful Tips On Choosing a Quality Termite Inspector

Termite Inspector Pest control is a top priority for a homeowner or landlord. Riding a property of bugs and keeping them away is not only a concern for health, it is important for the structure itself. This is why termite inspections are important when warning signs are obvious. But how do you select a pest control company? In this post, we’ll provide you some tips on choosing a termite inspector for your Oakland, CA home or property. Does the pest control company…

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The Facts About DIY Termite Treatment and Why To Avoid It

Termite Treatment As a homeowner, doing things DIY is part of the joy of owning a home. The feeling of accomplishment that you get after completing a task that would have otherwise cost you extra money is indescribable. While many aspects of home repair and maintenance are easily done by even the most novice of homeowners, applying termite treatment to protect your home from pests might not be the best idea to take into your own hands. Are you aware that consumer grade…

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Don’t Wait Until Spring To Schedule Termite Repairs to Your Home in San Leandro

Termite Repairs Winter is closing in and you’re probably wondering, “Should I start termite repairs now?” In a single word, our thoughts are “Absolutely!” Just because the seasons are changing and outdoor temps are on the downward slide, there is no reason to hold up the inevitable. Interior repairs may be made anytime and as for the exterior work, well that doesn’t necessarily have to end either. End-of-year air temperatures in our area generally stay in the 60s. So as long…

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Follow Up With a Termite Inspection After Taking Preventitive Measures

Termite Inspection Once you become a homeowner, you have to be persistent with your efforts to protect your home. Investing in a security system is ideal for deterring property crime, paying for preventive maintenance is highly effective for avoiding unexpected repairs, and getting pest control is great for keeping termites away. However, to make sure that your methods are effective, you should get a termite inspection after getting your home protected. Enjoy Peace of Mind with Protection for Your Home…

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Termite Treatment with a Tenant Living in Your Rental Home?

Termite Treatment While it is certainly easier to upgrade your rental property after a tenant moves out, you do need to resolve certain issues when the property is still occupied. If you end up having a termite problem, you should not hesitate to get termite treatment while a tenant is still living there, even if they have to vacate for some time. Better to Tackle the Problem Right Away A termite infestation will not just get better on its own.…

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Why a Termite Inspection is a Must Before Buying a Home

Termite Inspection No homeowner wants to hear that their house is infested with termites, especially their newly purchased house. Unfortunately, a serious termite invasion can corrupt a home’s integrity, and cost a homeowner thousands of dollars in repairs. While home inspections are an absolute must before buying a house, many potential buyers don’t realize the importance of obtaining a termite inspection before finalizing a home purchase. If you choose to skip this critical step, not only are you risking a…

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The Type of Termite Repair You Choose is Important to the Structure

Termite Repair When termites aren’t caught in time, the damage they do is extensive. This is true in older and new buildings and structures alike. Simply knowing what to look for can save your property from thousands of dollars of termite repair. But for those people who might have bought a property with extensive termite damage, just know that termite repair isn’t impossible. In fact, as long as the damage is localized, or hasn’t been ongoing for 20+ years, repairing termite damage…

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Termites or Ants? Termite Inspections Help to Identify Pests.

termite inspections Termite inspections are a big part of owning and maintaining a home. Allowing a trained and experienced professional exterminator access to areas where termites thrive stops them from proliferating and disables their growth. While we always advocate annual termite inspections, do you to know when to call a professional to mitigate your problem? Can you tell the difference between a flying ant and a termite? In this post, we’ll give you some identifying factors of each pest, so you know how…

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Get a Fall Termite Treatment Today and Protect Your Home for Tomorrow

termite treatment Most people think that one termite treatment in the spring is “good enough” for the year. While one treatment is sufficient for the season, in no way is a singular treatment going to stop termites during other times of the year. Further, fall is prime swarming season; when winged male and female termites seek out new places to set up colonies and destroy structures. This is why treating during this time of year is most important. Stopping the spread of…

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Consider a Termite Inspection before Expanding Your Home

Termite Inspection If you love your current home, but you know that you need more space to accommodate a growing family, it is understandable to think about selling the home and buying a new one. However, this is not a necessity, especially when you are able to expand your home with the addition of several new rooms. Before taking on a massive project like this, you want to get a termite inspection beforehand. Take Care of Issues Prior to Building If…

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