Pests We Treat : Termites

Termites are dangerous pests that can severely damage the structure of your home or building. Termites' main diet is wood, and because buildings use wood in the structure, they are an excellent place for them to get food. Because of their strong jaws, termites can eat and tunnel through the foundation of your building. If the termite infestation is left untreated, this can result in a collapse.

The elimination techniques will differ depending on the type of termite infestation. That is where My Pest Pros comes to help. Our technicians perform a thorough inspection of your building and quickly work to get rid of them. Contact us today to treat your termite problem.

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How to Identify Termites

Termites with wings

Termites are similar in appearance to ants. However, unlike ants, they do not have a distinctive head and body area. Instead, the termite is the same width from the top of the head to its bottom.

Worker termites that cause damage to homes and buildings are typically white in color.

Winged termites, which are likely the ones that you will find in your home, are typically red/brown in color, although winged termites can be black. These flying termites, known as termite swarmers, are a sign that a termite colony is growing and reproducing.

Signs you may have a termite infestation include finding the discarded wings of termites, stuck windows/doors, mud tubes on the outside of your home, tiny holes in your wall, and termite droppings. If you have reason to believe that termites are infesting your home, call the team at My Pest Pros to take care of it for you.

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Tips for Preventing Termites

  • Get rid of moisture around the foundation and crawlspace of your home.
  • Prevent wood from touching the building.
  • Add additional drainage to ensure no standing water is near your home.
  • Seal up any cracks in windows and doorframes.

How My Pest Pros Helps

Termites are a dangerous pest that can cause thousands of dollars worth of damage if left untreated. Preventing termites can be particularly difficult in the warm and humid areas of Northern Virginia, D.C. Metro, and Maryland. Thankfully, you have the My Pest Pros team on your side.

Our technicians come prepared to deal with any level of infestation. After performing an inspection, your My Pest Pros specialist will form a plan and fix it quickly. We find the root of your termite problem and choose the best method for effective treatment.

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