Termites typically live in colonies, entering your structure through cracks in the foundation. According to the National Pest Management Association, these wood-destroying insects are responsible for $5 billion worth of damage per year. Homeowners may unknowingly have termites eating away inside the walls of their home doing damage to their largest investment. There are some subtle signs that termites have invaded your structure. Here’s three to look for:
A mosquito’s favorite summer vacation spot is anywhere near standing water. By doing more to reduce the standing water in your yard you can discourage these buzzing pests from invading your outdoor living space. Below are some tips for turning mosquitoes away this summer.