Ternite Treatment: Commonly Asked Questions

Termite Treatment Finding out you need termite treatment is never something that any homeowner wants to hear. Unfortunately, it is something that homeowners experience on a regular basis. Luckily, termite treatment is a definite option, but there are always questions that come into play. Here are a few of the most commonly asked questions when it comes to termite treatment. How do I know I need Treatment? One of the most common signs that you need treatment for termites is…

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How to Know When Your Deck Needs a Termite Inspection

Termite Inspection for a Deck As a homeowner getting ready for summer, you want to make sure your deck is in good repair and free of termites. While you may think your home is termite proof, also consider your deck before it becomes a danger. Unprotected wood posts sunk directly into the soil is a big attraction for termites. Look carefully for these signs of an infestation in your deck and call Times Up Termite for a termite inspection. Check…

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When Do You Need Professional Termite Repair Services

Professional Termite Repair Services So, you noticed some suspicious problems with your home that may indicate the presence of termites… Okay, the next item on your To-Do List is to have a termite inspection done by a fully licensed and trained professional as soon as possible. What happens if you have the inspection done and it reveals the worst of your fears about termite damage? PANIC!!! Of course, you don’t panic. Sorry for the hyperbole, but this is in fact…

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Swarming Termites Require Swift Action and Appropriate Treatment

Termite Treatment San Leandro California Tis the season for termite swarming, and hopefully, when these destructive little critters decide to swarm, they will do so outside your home, not inside. If you happen to be plagued by a swarm of termites inside your home, don’t panic… yet. Fortunately, it is common for many types of termites that DO appear inside a home, to be coming into the home from an outdoor location. For example, many homes that are built upon…

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Efective Termite Treatments Require a Depth and Breadth of Voverage

The idea of termite treatment is undoubtedly confusing to laypersons. People wonder if it’s a DIY job and whether or not over-the-counter liquids and baits may help. They’re also curious if it’s a one-time, treat it and forget it affair. As termite treatment experts, we can assure you that it’s not a procedure laypeople should try to complete on their own. Why? In order to be effective, it often requires a multifaceted, series of well-placed, industrial or commercial grade products.…

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Termite Inspection Experts Need to Step Up Their Game

California may be more than 3,600 kilometers from the State of Florida, as the snowbird flies. But that doesn’t mean we don’t have something in common with the Sunshine State. It’s a common foe, termites. And if scientists are correct, both states could see an upsurge in the need for termite inspections, sooner than later. Maybe you were busy and missed both Entomology Today and the Florida Entomologist’s teasers of trouble to come. So we’ll quickly break it down for…

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3 Signs You Need Professional Termite Inspection

        Termite Inspection To ensure the structural health of your home, termite inspections should be conducted once a year or, at least, once every two years but, how to know you need a professional immediately? Here are three signs that tell you to start looking for your phone: Swarmers: After becoming well-established, a thriving termite colony will send off winged, sexually mature members in the search of new lands to conquer. If you see a few of these together…

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Tips for Successful Termite Repair

Termite Repair Termites are a homeowner’s worst nightmare. Since their presence often goes undetected until damage is substantial, the eradication and repair process is often extensive. By learning more about  Consider DIY Treatment For those who don’t have the funds available to hire a professional contractor or simply want to save some money, self-treatment and termite repair is an option. Some options available include fumigation or localized treatments. Localized treatments have the advantage of avoiding potential residual fumes or chemicals…

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Springtime: Time for Termite Inspections

Termite Inspections With warmer climate coming close to, San Francisco Bay Area termites will certainly be swarming quickly. Although they can and even will swarm at other times, spring has the tendency to bring the destructive bugs out in force. So currently is the moment for location citizens to arrange termite evaluations and also watch for alates. Despite the fact that they are no much less damaging, they differ in appearance from employees and also soldiers in several crucial means.…

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Regular Termite Inspections Can Reveal Hidden Damage

Termite Inspections Did you know that not all wood boring insects look for wet, rotting wood? Our termite inspection pros know that it’s true, especially when it comes to Incisitermes minor. Also known as western drywood termites, they love nothing more than to make their homes in perfectly good, dry wood. Therefore, just because you’ve repaired those plumbing problems and trimmed back the outside vegetation, it doesn’t mean that it’s time to rest on your laurels. As a matter of…

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Times Up Termite, Inc. provides termite inspection, treatment and repair service to all of Alameda and Contra Costa County cities including Alameda, Alamo, Albany, Antioch, Ashland, Berkeley, Brentwood, Castro Valley, Cherryland, Clayton, Concord, Danville, Dublin, El Sobrante, El Cerrito, Emeryville, Fremont, Hayward, Hercules, Lafayette, Livermore, Martinez, Moraga, Newark, Oakland, Oakley, Orinda, Piedmont, Pinole, Pittsburg, Pleasant Hill, Pleasanton, Richmond, San Leandro, San Lorenzo, San Pablo, San Ramon, Sunol, Union City and Walnut Creek.