Termite Removal Service in NYC
Metro Pest Control employs several termite extermination procedures to safely and efficiently resolve your termite infestation. A thorough termite inspection by an experienced termite exterminator professional is critical in order to determine the optimal termite removal solution. Knowledge of the type of structure we are treating and your level of infestation will determine whether or not we use liquid termite barriers, in-ground termite baits, or foam applications. We will often recommend structural modifications to eliminate termites and prevent future infestations. Several factors, such as soil conditions and the type of construction determine which treatment method is best for you that will bring a successful outcome.
Termites In New York City
There are about 4,000 different species of termites. Termites are an essential part of our ecosystem as are all insects. However, termites cost homeowners in the United States millions of dollars in structural damage every year. This fact makes them economically significant and a threat to your home or business. Termites live in social communities that could number in the hundreds of thousands. Because of their ability to quickly cause significant damage to your property termites need to be quickly exterminated. If you suspect that you have termites you should call Metro Pest Control right away at 718-803-0000.
What Do Termites Look Like?
Termites are small insects with straight, beadlike antennas. They possess two pairs of long wings, which are held flat against their bodies and can break very easily.
How Do Termites Spread?
Termites have the ability to spread very quickly. A queen termite has may produce as many as 1,000 eggs per day by the age of four. Termites enter homes, garages, and buildings through any openings in the structure. Such ports of entry could be cracks, mud tubes, or areas around plumbing and electrical openings.