Keeping Garden Bugs At Bay

Carpenter Ants: Frequently Asked Questions And Answers

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Carpenter ants burrow into homes and over time can do extensive damage. Homeowners who see carpenter ants in their house may not realize that they have a problem with this particular type of ant. The more you know about carpenter ants, the better able you will be to identify your problem and seek proper treatment. What are carpenter ants? Carpenter ants are ants that live in wood. They burrow into wood to make their colony.…

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Treating The Exterior Walls To Guard Against Subterranean Termites

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The best way to eliminate a subterranean termite infestation is to treat the hive directly, but it is sometimes difficult to locate the hive. Termites reach your home by traveling through the soil and burrowing through wooden structures. Therefore, if you identify a subterranean termite infestation, you will need to treat the soil near the exterior walls of your home to prevent termites from entering your house. Identifying Subterranean Termite Infestations…

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3 Major Benefits Of Insulation

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If you are considering installing insulation in your home, but are unsure if the benefits justify the cost, read on below to discover three major advantages insulated homes have over homes without any insulation. From saving on energy bills to keeping pests at bay, insulation offers numerous benefits.     Energy Efficiency When most people think of insulation, they think of cold winters and keeping warm. While it’s certainly true that insulation can help keep heat from escaping your home during the coldest months, that’s far from being its only benefit.…

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