How to Kill Termites

If you are wondering how to kill termites, you most likely suspect a termite infestation within your home or commercial space. Before you learn how to kill termites, you should first have the structure inspected by a state license termite inspector. A-1 Bonded Termite is licensed by the state and is a company that you can trust with your home or commercial building.

Schedule your free* termite inspection with the experts at A-1 Bonded Termite today by using the contact form on this page or by calling us a 714-502-9230.

If our experts confirm that termites are present in your home or building, our team will develop a custom solution to eliminate termites and prevent them in the future. See our list below to learn more about how to kill termites.

 

How to Kill Termites: Our Simple Three-Step Process

Our best recommendation for how to kill termites is to have the termite infestation treated by a state licensed professional team, such as A-1 Bonded Termite. There are different forms of treatment for killing termites and our team of experts will recommend a custom solution depending on the type of termites involved, as well as the size and location of the infestation. 

Step 1: Inspect Structures for Termites

As we mentioned above, the first step on our list of how to kill termites is to have your home or building inspected by a state licensed termite professional.

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Step 2: Treat and Eliminate Termites

How to kill termites and treat an infestation depends on the location, type and severity of the situation. A-1 Bonded Termite has three typical termite treatment options.

Local treatment is the least invasive method for killing termites and can be used for both drywood and subterranean termite infestations.

Barrier treatments offer a protective barrier on the wood surface that will kill termites as they attempt to penetrate the treated wood. This treatment can be applied to exposed wood timbers in attic spaces, garages and sub-areas when applicable.

Structural fumigation is recommended when a large termite infestation is present or when the termites have progressed into inaccessible areas of the home or structure. Structural fumigation is the only treatment method that eliminates 100% of your termite infestation, guaranteed.

The treatments used to kill termites must be applied by professionals. Many pest control treatments can be harmful to humans, wildlife, pets and the ecosystem and require professional care to ensure safe use. For example, when certain treatment products are mixed incorrectly, applied too heavily, or the product is placed improperly, it will harm your home. The team of experts at A-1 Bonded Termite understand which products to use, where to use them and how much of certain products to apply.

Step 3: Repair Termite Damage & Prevent More Termites

Our team of termite experts not only understands how to kill termites, but also how to repair any termite damage and prevent any future termite infestations. A-1 Bonded Termite recommends that you have regular termite inspections of your structures for early detection. For more information about our annual residential protection plan or our commercial property management termite maintenance plan, call us today at 714-502-9230.

Contact Us to Learn More About How to Kill Termites

If you have any other questions about how to kill termites or would like to schedule a free inspection*, please contact our team of termite experts by filling out the form on this page or calling us today at 714-502-9230.

 

 

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