Protecting your business from termites is a task that requires the help of an expert. Termites are persistent pests that are always a threat to your business. The unfortunate reality is that your structure is at risk for a termite infestation as long as it contains wood and is in an area where termites are active. Termites can cause significant damage to the wood of your building which will, in turn, cause you to spend a significant amount of money on repairs. It is much better for your business and your bottom line to bring in expert help from the beginning in order to prevent termite damage.
A termite inspection is the first step in the process of getting expert help protecting your business from termites. A professional termite inspection involves a termite pro coming in and checking your business for termite activity, termite damage, and issues that make a termite infestation more likely. The inspector will complete a wood-destroying organism report on the condition of your business. The report will let you know if you have an active infestation, make treatment recommendations, and outline any damage that needs to be addressed.
If you learn that your business has an active termite infestation, you need to get professional treatment as soon as possible. Termites can eat away at your business around the clock. The treatment your business needs will depend on the type of termite infestation you have and the severity of the infestation. Subterranean termites and drywood termites each have unique treatment options. Treatment options you may consider include liquid termiticide, eco-friendly options, heat treatment, and structural fumigation. The termite pro will make a treatment recommendation and talk through the options with you to make sure that you understand why a particular treatment was recommended.
Termite damage repair
Any termite damage that was discovered needs to be addressed by a professional right away. Damage to the wood of your business can lead to secondary damage to other areas of your business. Investing in professional damage repair can help minimize secondary damage.
Professional termite prevention is the best way to protect your business from these destructive pests. One of the best ways to prevent termites is with the help of a termite baiting system. Termite baiting is a process that involves placing baiting stations around your business and having them regularly monitored by a professional. When the pros come to monitor the baiting stations they will determine if any more intervention is necessary to keep your business protected.
Getting expert help to protect your business from termites is an investment worth making. Bring in the professionals so you can stop worrying about a potential termite infestation and the damage it can cause. Give the pros at TAPS Termite a call to schedule an inspection and get the process started.