Silent Destroyers That Cost $!
Termites can be nature’s most destructive pests to homes across the USA and also Memphis TN. They are resilient and deadly wreckers of property in Memphis. Termites have a huge appetite and breed extremely quickly. Their teeth are extremely sharp and easily cut through wood and PDF giving them the ability to absolutely destroy your home. The damage at first is not visual and it pays to have your home regularly inspected.
Is Your Home Falling Apart?
Have you ever vacuumed your home and had the skirting boards fall apart? If your wood around your house sounds hallow you need to get your home inspected immediately.
Termites do not hibernate during winters here in Memphis TN. Termites remain present during the coldest months of the year, they are happy to rip away and eat your home 365 days a year. Termites are a massive problem across the USA and all home should be inspected once per year. Many people who are victims of termites go for years without even knowing the termites are present. They are silent killers of homes and business dwellings in Memphis TN.
Termites Create Billions in Damages Across The USA!
Termites are an extremely large problem causing over six billion dollars in damages across Alabama, Tennessee and the USA each year. Repair might mean tearing open walls, ripping up flooring, and replacing home foundations. Normally, an infestation isn’t a sudden accidental phenomenon and is rarely covered by homeowners insurance.
Where Termites Hide In Memphis
Termites hide very well. Their favourite place to hide are in what we call mud tubes. These are usually well hidden and hard to identify on your property. Mud tubes look like small piles of dirt in the ground under or around your home. They are tunnels slightly above the ground in which termites move around whilst still in the protection of the dirt making it hard for above ground animals like birds to prey on them. Look at this picture taken in Memphis TN of the termites mud holes.
Repair Or Prevention Which Is The Better Choice?
It’s very important to make sure that you do not have termites in or around your home. In general it is far harder to repair than to treat termites. If you suspect termites in your home call ATLUS Memphis TN today. One of our caring and highly skilled termite experts will be happy to give you the right information to help you make the best decision. Our objective is to prevent termites from infesting your home in the first place. Again prevention is much less expensive than repair.
Not Sure If You Have Termites?