Termite Control | South Florida

Termite Control | South Florida

Termite control South Florida is very important to the well-being of your family, as well as the investment of your home.  Florida termites can cause immeasurable amounts of damage.  More-so than storms, fires, floods and disasters COMBINED.  That’s why, one of the worst things a home owner can hear is:

“You have termites!”

Don’t worry, All Things Pest Control is here to help with your termite control in South Florida.  Termites in Florida only measure about 10 millimeters in size, but have gigantic appetites.  In half a year, a termite infestation can surmount to thousands of dollars in damage to your home.

There are a few different species of termites, these include: Florida Drywood Termites, Florida Dampwood Termites, Florida Subterranean Termites and the Florida Formosan Termites.  All of these types of termites are prevalant in South Florida.  Luckily, we havethe adept skills and expertise to handle them.

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Most termites are found in warm, wet and humid areas.  Hence, the rason why South Florida is so famous for these little creatures. They harvest in areas that include:

termite control south florida

  • plumbing pipes
  • leaks
  • clogged gutters
  • moist plants
  • trees
  • dead branches
  • commercial buildings
  • condos

and more!

How Are They Getting INTO My Home?

Termites are shaped distinctly.  Their small heads enable them to enter a home as small as 1/64th of an inch.  All it takes is two termites to start a new colony, easily entering into your home through attics, vents, windowsills, doors, concrete cracks and other small crevices that their bodies fit through.  Once inside, termites eat any and all wood available to them.  Actually, anything with a cellulose base is inviting for them.  These can include, but are not limited to: paper, cardboard, insulation, asphalt, plaster, metal sheeting and lastic.  Nothing is safe in your home from a motivated termite bent on the destruction of everything in its path.

To protect your South Florida home from termite invaders, it’s important to follow a few precautionary measures:

  • Monitor and Control the crevices and cracks in your home* Remove ANY loose wood from your home
  • Keep your home as dry as possible (to avoid moisture)

How We Treat Termites

The most effective way to treat termites in South Florida’s muggy atmosphere is with an annual inspection by All Things Pest Control.  If yo even THINK that your home has been infected with termites call us immediately to make a quick assessment of your home.  We’ll help yo keep property damage down to a minimum.  Don’t wait! Schedule your inspection today!

All Things Pest Control Fact:   The US will spend approximately $5 Billion dollars this year combating termites and repairing subsequent damage! Many insurance policies do not include coverage against termites. Approximately 600,000 homes will be attacked with an average repair cost of $3,000 per victim!

Termite Control | South Florida