Exterminator Near Me For Termites
Termites are one of the most destructive pests in the world. They destroy properties such as house construction by eating woods, papers, insulation, and electric wires. Long-term termite destruction to property requires repair or renovation, which can be really expensive and inconvenient. Unlike other household pests, being bitten by a termite should not be a major concern. People rarely spot termites because they are good at hiding, making them hard to detect and kill on your own. Most of the time, you will only know that they are present in your household by noticing the marks they leave behind.
Signs That You Have Termites At Home
Mud shelter tubes – can be seen on surfaces like walls and ceilings. It is a color brown narrow tube consist of soil and their feces. It can easily be destroyed just by touching it or wiping it.
Damaged woods – termites create hollows on wood grain. Initial damage to the wood may be unnoticeable since it starts from the inside. To detect initial damage, tap on the surface of the wood, when it sounds hollow that means it is already rotten by termites.
Frass/Powdery wood droppings – can be seen anywhere below any wood structure that was destroyed by termites. Its color varies from light brown to black.
Peeling paint – may look like water damage paint.
Bubbling paint on wood surface – also a sign that wood is becoming hollow.
Prevention Is Better Than Cure
Once termites reached your home, it would be hard to get rid of them. Preventing termites from entering your home before anything else will help you avoid long-term structural damage that may require renovation in the future. Hire a pest control professional before moving to your new house. They can provide long-term termite control which they can administer before you construct your house (pre-construction treatment) or right after you’ve finished constructing your new house (post-construction treatment).
Includes treating the soil where you will build your house by making holes and filling it with the anti-termite chemical.
Includes treating the walls and floors by making small holes and filling them with an anti-termite chemical.
Professional Exterminator in North and South Carolina
At Go-forth Pest Control, we provide professional termite control services for both residential and commercial buildings. We also get rid of other pests and offer other services such as Christmas Lighting, Attic Insulation, New Construction Pre-treats, Real Estate Inspections, Fire Ant Control, Rodent Control, Mosquito Reduction, Crawlspace Services, Gutter Guards, Drainage Solutions, Vent and Moisture Barrier Installation, and more.
Our main office is based in High Point, North Carolina and we provide services to High Point, Greensboro, Winston-Salem, Kernersville, Jamestown, Burlington, Asheboro, Lexington, Salisbury, Randolph County, Concord, Kannapolis and surrounding areas in the Piedmont Triad region.
Our two newest branches cover the Greater Charlotte and Raleigh regions.
Go-Forth can be contacted at any of the local locations below:
High Point – 336–841-6111
Greensboro/Burlington – 336-271-2941
Asheboro – 336-672-1094
Winston Salem/Mocksville – 336-333-3036
Lexington – 336-243-6111
Thomasville – 336-472-2300
Lake Norman area – 704-663-6440
You may also ask for a free quote here.