Last week we decided to test your knowledge about our pesky little critter the termite. This week we will reveal the long awaited answers, with a brief explanation. We hope that you enjoyed this little game and stay tuned for more engaging blog posts from the team here at Exxel Termite Co.
Termites can’t eat through SOLID concrete.
Termites are a good food source.
If I use a lot of bug spray I can kill a majority of the termite colony.
Termites can’t eat through SOLID concrete. FACT explanation: Although it may appear that the termites have eaten through solid concrete, they really only need a fraction of a centimeter to squeeze through the porous holes in concrete. AMAZING!
Termites are a good food source. FACT explanation: Like most insects termites are a great source of protein, a staple in the human diet. However, the volume of termites needed to be consumed would likely be unappetizing. Yuck!
If I use a lot of bug spray I can kill a majority of the termite colony. FICTION explanation: This is a harmful way to get rid of the termite colony. Only a small amount of the termites will be killed and the chemicals released from the cans may be harmful to your health. Contact Exxel Termite Co. before further damage can happen!