It is important for homebuyers to be aware of termites and termite damage when looking to buy a home. To avoid getting stuck with extensive damage that is typically not covered by homeowners’ insurance, buyers should always request a Wood-Destroying Organism (WDO) Report before finalizing the purchase of a home. A termite or wood-destroying insect [...]
Termites are swarming in Sarasota and Manatee Counties
Subterranean termites are currently swarming in Sarasota and Manatee Counties. If you see termites with black bodies with grayish wings flying around the house, you were not visited by the tooth fairy. Subterranean termites are one of the most destructive termites in the world. Some people think it’s because they can eat faster than other [...]
Termite Swarming Season Is Here and Love is in the Air.
Each summer homeowner’s frantically call Manatee Termite & Pest Control because termites start flying out of the walls, floors and even from the ceilings of their homes. Currently the drywood termite swarming season is in full effect in Bradenton and Sarasota. The season typically begins in May and runs through August. The question we get [...]
Drywood Termites: Spot Treat or Tent Fumigation With Vikane Gas
When faced with the decision of how to eradicate drywood termites from your home, we encourage you to learn all the facts and educate yourself on the options available to you before making mistakes many before you have made. The treatment choices for drywood termites are to spot treat or tent fumigation with Vikane Gas. [...]