Wasps in winter

Many people mistakenly believe that wasps die during the winter, but this is only half the truth.  In fact, what actually happens is that during the late fall the drones in a colony die off, but fertilized females actually survive the harsh winter temperatures. The next question people ask about wasps in winter is; how […]

Termites With Wings

The first sign for a homeowner that a home may have termites is when that homeowner see’s termites with wings.  To be sure, many homeowners over the years have seen this in known CT termite towns like Waterbury, Cheshire, Southington and Fairfield, but you should know not all ants with wings are termites. As a […]

Termite Treatment Advice Taken

Today I went to a house that our company Envirocare Pest Control treated for termites.  The home is located in Wolcott, CT.  When the home was originally treated for termites the damage was extensive.  The sill plate along the front and right side of the home was so badly damaged from termites that the entire […]

Termites Information

Remember when your purchasing a home it’s important to have a termite inspection.  We received a call from a new homeowner last week that was instructed by a family member prior to their inspection that there are very few homes in Connecticut that have termites.  The home inspector tried unsuccessfully to change their mind, but […]