What You Need to Know About Termites (And What To Do About Them)
One word that strikes fear into the heart of homeowners is termites. Everyone understands that they are bad news, but may not realize the extent of the damage they can cause. Good Life Pest Solutions provides a termite monitoring service so that you don’t have to wonder if you have them, or what unseen destruction they may be causing in your home. Here are some important facts that you need to know about termites.
Damage Caused by Termites
Termites can damage the wooden structure of your house. They can cause damage inside the walls of your home, as well as areas around windows and doors. They can even hurt wooden furniture inside your house. Over half a million homes in the United States are damaged by termites each year, resulting in billions of dollars spent to control and repair that damage.
Signs of Termites in Your Home
Be aware of these signs that you may have a termite infestation:
- Buckling floor, ceilings, and walls
- Hollow-sounding wood
- Swollen floors and ceilings
- Painted walls that are bubbling or peeling
- The appearance of water damage
- Tiny holes in drywall
What You Should Do About Them
There are some ways that you can prevent termites and possibly rid your house of them, but it’s always best to leave it to experienced professionals. At Good Life Pest Solutions, we use termite bait stations strategically placed around your home or business in order to achieve complete termite monitoring of your specific location. This is a very cost-effective method of termite prevention.
Call to Request a Free Evaluation
Don’t try to take on termites by yourself. Let the team at Good Life Pest Solutions take care of those destructive pests once and for all. Contact us at (888) 732-BUGS to request a free evaluation. We gladly serve the Sacramento area and the surrounding counties including Placer County and El Dorado County, and the surrounding cities of Lincoln, Rancho Cordova, Folsom, and Rocklin. We also provide ant control, bird control, spider control, and much more.