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Dry Wood Termites:

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Dry wood termites can cause significant damage to your home by feeding on wooden structures, furniture, and flooring. They create tunnels and chambers within the wood, weakening its structural integrity and potentially causing it to collapse. If left untreated, dry wood termite infestations can lead costly repairs and even compromise the safety of your home.


Did you know? There are approximately 11 species of termites found in Hawaii.

Termites have been around for over 250 million years, making them one of the oldest insect on Earth. However, the lifespan of an individual termite varies depending on the species and caste.

Fact: Dry wood termites are a common type of termite that can cause significant damage to wooden structures. Unlike other types of termites, dry wood termites do not require contact with soil and can infest dry wood found in homes and buildings. It is important to regularly inspect and treat wooden structures to prevent infestations and damage caused by dry wood termites.

Frequently Asked Questions About Dry Wood Termites: 

Dry wood termites can be a serious problem for homeowners here in Hawaii. Below are some frequently asked questions about dry wood termites:

Q: What are dry wood termites?

A: Dry wood termites are a type of termite that live and feed on dry wood. They can cause significant damage to wooden structures in homes and other buildings.


Q: How do I know if I have dry wood termites?

A: Signs of a dry wood termite infestation include piles of small, pellet-like droppings, discarded wings, and hollow-sounding wood.


Q: Can I get rid of dry wood termites on my own?


A: While there are DIY methods for treating dry wood termites, it's often best to hire a professional pest control company to ensure the infestation is completely eradicated.


Q: How can I prevent dry wood termites from infesting my home?

A: Preventative measures include keeping firewood and other wooden materials away from the home, sealing cracks and crevices in the foundation, and ensuring proper ventilation in attics and crawl spaces. Maintaining proper termite preventative treatments and keeping your home fumigated every 5 years. 

Q: Are dry wood termites dangerous

A: Dry wood termites can cause significant damage to wooden structures and furniture. While they are not known to transmit diseases or pose a direct threat to humans, their presence alone can compromise the structural integrity of buildings and lead to costly repairs and structural safety. It's important address any termite infestations promptly to prevent further damage.

Q: Will dry wood termites just go away if I don't treat them?

A: Dry wood termites rarely go away on their own. These pests can cause significant damage to wooden structures and furniture, so it's important to take action to protect them as soon as possible. Proper termite control services can help you get rid of dry wood termites and prevent future infestations.



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