You have found the perfect house and you are ready to give the down payment. The time is right the price is right but you have to be aware of the potential issues and concerns. Pay attention to the signs that could change your mind about buying the house you thought was perfect for you. […]

Termites are among the most destructive pests in the world. Its estimated that about 2 million homes have needed termite treatment in the past year. There are several things you can pay attention to correct the problem. Whether you have termite problems or just want to protect your home from other pests, it’s always a […]

There are several types of termites all over the world. There are only three here in California that are considered pest which are dampwood, drywood, and the most seen are the Subterranean termites. These groups of termites play an important role in California forests, woodlands and deserts. They help break down woody organic matter which […]

There are different types of termites with different habits and triggers, but all of them can be harmful to your home. There are two types, subterranean and drywood. Subterranean are a bit more common in warm coastal areas such as the Southeast, and drywood can be found anywhere in the United States. Both are damaging, […]

Did you know that termites can be found across the united states? There are several different types of subterranean termites, each with a slightly different look than the others. Here in California they look similar to winged ants and can easily be confused. A winged termite has four equal length clear wings, while a winged […]

Termites are an unwelcomed site in any home. Though it’s always best to prevent termites from entering your home in the first place by avoiding dry-rot, never stacking firewood near your house, and pruning undergrowth at your foundation. It’s not impossible to get rid of termites once they attack. The good news is that you […]

When you think of termites, what’s the first thing to come to mind? Probably a headache. Nothing makes a homeowner shudder like the mention of these tiny, wood-chewing insects. Their appetite for wood is only one small part of the picture. Some termites maybe complete pests but others may be considered artists, with the elaborate […]

Housemates

Spring is in the air! For all of you that have been waiting to soak up the sun the time is now. The sky is blue, the flowers are blooming and the weather is phenomenal. Most of you plan trips with family this season and we all know where that is… to the beach. We […]

Spring Cleaning

Spring is our favorite season of the year, there is something about it that motivates us to change from our routine. Maybe it’s the nice weather? Especially in California where spring time brings the best weather, it isn’t too hot nor too cold it’s perfect 75 Fahrenheit weather. You can go outside and enjoy the […]

California has had heavy rain over the past few months. After the rain we all know insects start swarming around in many places. Swarms are provoked by heavy rainfall and warm, humid temperatures among other triggers. The rain washes many things away, but it can also bring things in to your home. Spring time termites are […]