CT termite inspection

So, you’re buying a home and now it’s time to get inspections in order. First, congratulations! Now, what kind of inspections should you have? Certainly at the top of the list is a good inspection for the following items: Heat Electric Structural Roof Water, radon and septic Next, you really need to think about a CT […]

Termite mud tubes: CT termite control

Termite mud tubes are by far the most common sign of termites.  Especially the eastern subterranean termite as it’s the only termite we have in CT.  The subterranean termite is very elusive and if you don’t know what you’re looking for it’s mud tubes can be hard to find.  Once found though you’ll need to […]

Termites in a basement beam

Termites in a basement beam is actually one of the most common issue that we find in the CT pest control industry. In fact termites in a basement beam can be narrowed down to a few “most likely” areas. If you know what you’re looking for finding termites is easy. However, if you’re wrong the […]

Termite damage repair is a costly endeavor

Termite damage repair can be very costly, sometimes.  So, what are the real costs and where do they come from?  Read on. The real cost of termite damage repair The repair of termite damage is rarely in the cost of materials.  In fact, most termite damage repairs may only require $1000-$1500 in materials.  The real […]

Termite mud tube

So, you found a termite mud tube.  Now what? Finding a termite mud tube in your home is a sure sign that termites have been there.  The next logical questions should be; how did it get there? What type of termite created it? Are the termites still there?  Where else could the termites be and […]

Termites can eat through foam insulation

Termites can eat through foam insulation.  That’s right and it happens all the time.  Back in the 80’s it was a common practice for Connecticut home builders to install rigid foam insulation from the outside exterior footing all the way up to the sill plate around the entire exterior perimeter of the home foundation.  The […]