3 Mistakes Morganville Homeowners Make With Termites

Most insects you find around your home and lawn can do nothing more than give you the creeps, but there is a good reason why these nefarious, ant-like bugs can make shivers go down your spine. 

how to protect your home from termites

Termites are some of the most destructive insects on the planet, costing home and business owners in the United States several billion dollars each year. They are known as silent destroyers as they can eat through the softwood of a house for years without detection. 

Despite all the risks that termites pose, many homeowners make the mistake of assuming they won’t need to prepare against a termite infestation themselves. 

Termite Mistakes Explained

The mistakes that homeowners make regarding termites can be narrowed down into three categories. 

  • People do not take the threat seriously. Some homeowners think that a termite infestation is not as bad as it looks or that it isn’t serious enough for professional services. However, if there are termite colonies around a property in any capacity, there may already be severe damage done. 
  • People do not understand how to identify. There are three different types of termites that are known to infest homes, all of which are present in some capacity in Morganville. If you aren’t sure what type could be infesting your home, reach out to a professional for help.
  • People attempt DIY instead of using professional services. DIY methods for termites may seem cheap and easy, but they don't treat the root cause. Professional termite treatments are the only way to secure your home from the threat of termite infestations. 

If you fall into any of the above categories, it may be time to reconsider your stance on these pests and choose a new course of action.

Get Accurate with Arrow 

Termites are serious pests that pose a threat to your health, safety, and living conditions. If your home lacks the proper treatments or has been attacked by termites previously, your risk for future infestations is exponential. Even if you haven’t observed termite activity in your home, without professional help you won’t know until it’s too late. Don’t risk your house’s exposure to termites any longer. Reach out to us at Arrow Pest Control, the first best step towards controlling termite activity now and in the future. 

Our termite control plan uses Termidor with Always Active technology which is the best treatment available on the pest control market today. Reach out to us now to schedule your free onsite termite evaluation and give yourself the peace of mind you deserve. No matter how small, Arrow always hits the target.

Lauren C.


‟With Covid hitting everyone, the exterminator that helped us was respectful of the safety with a mask, boots and gloves. He was very informative and explained everything as he did it.”
Lauren C.
Old Bridge, NJ
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