5 Signs Indicative of Termite Infestations

Because termites devour their way through wood from the inside, exterior damage may not be visibly obvious. From the surface the wood may seem solid, but from the inside, it has been riddled with termite galleries. This can make it difficult to determine if a termite infestation is actually present, so during an inspection The Termite Guy will look for the following indicators to be certain: Read More…

Drywood Termite Swarming Season in Southern California

During drywood termite swarming season in Southern California, reproductive termites take flight to start new colonies,so you’re likely to see termites swarming…and the fecal pellets they leave behind. Swarming termites can infiltrate a home in a matter of minutes and begin eating the wood of a home from the inside out. Read More…

Termite Species Found in Southern California

Southern CA is home to Drywood, Subterranean and Formosan Termites. Each termite species has its own unique pattern of behavior and warrant a treatment plan. Read More…

Our Entomologist on Drywood Termite Infestations

Laurie Jo Jensen, The Termite Guy’s board certified entomologist, says that in her experience most homeowners aren’t fortunate enough to discover drywood termites except during swarming season or when repair work is being done. The extent of the problem and the drywood termite infestation in a home can be severe. Read More…