A guest blog post from George Pilkington, Universal Pest & Termite, Inc.
FACTS: Termites are on the move in Hampton Roads. Spring is the time of year when most insects come alive, and termites are no exception. It’s important to know the facts about termites, how to treat them, and what a termite inspection and warranty mean.
- Fact: Termites have been around since the time of the dinosaurs!
- Fact: Termites cause more damage than fires and storms combined in the U.S.
- Fact: The Hampton Roads region is consistently in the top 15 regions in the country for termite population and damage.
- Fact: Termite colonies eat non-stop, 24 hours a day, seven days a week!
- Fact: Termites have wings that they shed once they have found a good place to build a