1. Realtor Handing Keys to a Home to New Homeowners

    Why Invest in Termite Inspections BEFORE You Buy a Home

    Termites can be pesky little bugs, indeed. They are hard to spot because they live almost completely underground except when foraging for food. They only come out in swarms, and then that's only for about 30 minutes. They prefer to live completely undetected, which protects them from predators, such…Read More

  2. Shovel in Soil

    Little Known Termite Facts, Part 2

    Termites are fascinating insects that lead very successful lives. After all, they've had at least 250 million years to hone in their ways. Plus, when all you have is instinct, your mind doesn't get in the way of what has to be done in order to survive. Insects survive off instinct with not much thou…Read More

  3. Wood Damaged by Termites

    Little Known Termite Facts, Part 1

    Termites are truly fascinating insects and extremely resilient. After all, some species of termite have crawled this earth for over 250 million years, outliving most other species. While we regard these tiny bugs as pests, the truth is they form a huge part of this world and play an integral role in…Read More

  4. Cherry Blossom Tree

    Cultures That Eat Termites, Part 2

    Some people don't think twice about eating insects, including termites. In fact, they may even be a tasty treat, especially if they are dipped in chocolate first. Termites and other insects are an important food source for many cultures around the world. They are high in protein, low in fat, and man…Read More

  5. Market in Asia

    Cultures That Eat Termites, Part 1

    Most people in the United States do not indulge in insect snacks. In fact, Americans in general are repulsed by bugs and creepy-crawlies, and many people have arachnophobia and entomophobia. However, in other cultures, bugs are not seen as so "pesky" and instead, some types of bugs are even eaten as…Read More

  6. Armadillo Closeup

    Animals That Eat Termites, Part 2

    Arizona Termite Specialists have been taking a look at animals that eat termites. While most of us don't like nor do we appreciate termites, they do provide an important source of food for other animals and are a vital link in the food chain. Arizona Termite Specialists in Cave Creek offer the best …Read More

  7. Bat Closeup

    Animals That Eat Termites, Part 1

    We know that termites exist for a reason (although sometimes we think that the world would be better off without them) despite the destruction they cause to Scottsdale homes. In fact, according to the National Pest Management Association, termites cause over $5 billion of damage to American homes an…Read More

  8. Termite Inspections for Rental Properties

    Tips to Keep Your Rental Property Termite-Free

    Whether you manage properties or you own a rental property or two, you know how an unexpected expense can set back your bottom line. That’s why it’s crucial to stay on top of maintaining your property, and it’s a wise choice to keep a bit of cash on hand for those inevitable issues that arise.…Read More

  9. Subterranean Termite Colony Design

    Subterranean Termite Colony Design

    Like ants, termites form hierarchical communities, with each type of termite performing a specific function to aid the the health of the colony as a whole. Termite colonies are comprised of workers, soldiers, kings, and queens. The design of the colony structure is as complicated as the difference b…Read More

  10. Termidor® FAQ

    Termidor® FAQ

    If you’ve never heard of Termidor, you aren’t alone. Most folks haven’t heard of this termiticide (that’s an insecticide specifically designed for termites) that can be used to treat termites. And unfortunately, you probably won’t be aware of Termidor until you have a problem. When termite…Read More