All American Pest Services in the Sarasota area gets rid of termites quick and affordably. Termites can be a very serious problem for many homes in Florida. If you believe you have termites in your home, contact All American Pest Services at 941-202-9270 for a free evaluation. It is important to take quick action to protect your property.
Many people try do it yourself remedies only to spend lots of money and have poor results. They end up calling a specialist to help them after all their at home methods fail. Killing termites is not easy. All American Pest Services gets more calls from the Sarasota area about termites than any other household insect. These serious pests are best left to professionals to ensure they are properly eliminated.
Termites in the Sarasota Area
In the Sarasota area, termites cause thousands of dollars in damage each year. They primarily feed on wood, but also damage paper, books, insulation, and even swimming pool liners and filtration systems. They start off quietly eating away at your home, and may go unnoticed until it’s too late and damage has occurred. The average cost of termite damage repair can run you between $8,000 to $20,000. The best way to avoid paying money for repairs is to take care of the termite problem as soon as possible.
Here are some signs to determine if you may have termites:
- Seeing flying termites, or swarms. Some species swarm at night and are attracted to light. Others swarm in daylight or tend to swarm after it rains. If you see a swarm around your house, they may have taken up residence.
- Discarded wings. Flying termites lose their wings shortly after finding a mate. If you are finding wings scattered about it may be a sign they are near.
- A key sign of termites, and in particular drywood termites, is frass – termite droppings. This indicator of an infestation is something that is always looked for during a termite inspection. You find small black marks, dark powdery substance or particles of tiny wood shavings around the area they are infesting.
- Termites can make noise! You can hear them munching or soldier termites banging their heads or shaking their bodies when the colony is disturbed to signal danger to the other termites.
If you suspect any pest infestation including termites take action right away. Contact All American Pest Services if you are in the Sarasota area at 941-202-9270. Don’t let a well organized termite colony consume your home and costs you thousands of dollars.