Termites cause 2.5 billion dollars in damage annually, and can be notorious to eliminate their presence in a property. In the past, it was impossible to terminate a single termite colony let alone a property that was infested with several different termite colonies, or had an infestation with several different termite species. Now, through the use of the best products on the market, Cantu Pest Control can successfully eliminate a termite infestation by identifying and repairing termite entry points, and by choosing the termite treatment that is right for you. We know that every pest infestation situation is different from property to property. Therefore, we have several different treatments that can be utilized in order to give our customers peace of mind that their termite problem has been properly eliminated and will stay that way in the years to come.
Chemical barrier treatments are often used to eliminate subterranean, and at times drywood termites. These chemical barriers can work either through termites ingestion of the material, or simply through contact with the material. This ensures that the treatment work faster and more efficiently than other types of treatments.
In the past termite infestation and elimination was seen as a lengthy and arduous process that often required multiple treatments and was costly to repair the continuous damage. This was due to semi-effective pesticides that failed in completely eliminating all species of termites. Yet, with the recent advances with Termidor, a non-repellant and undetectable pesticide that once placed termites will forage through ingesting and transferring it to others in the colony effectively causing a thorough elimination across all areas. Over ten years of testing Termidor has had a 100% effective rate across all species of termites, climates and environments, therefore Termidor has saved customers money and time by doing the job right the first time.
Termite baiting systems consist of small amounts of material placed strategically in and around a structure so that foraging termites can consume and then share with fellow nest mates. Once shared, the ingested material can slowly start to eliminate the termite infestation. Such bait systems need to be monitored and refilled regularly in order to continue to protect your home inside and out.
After Cantu’s free inspection and estimate a professional may recommend Sentricon Baiting System as the best option to protect your property. Sentricon has been proven to work with conclusive independent research at 30 universities, reported in 70 published scientific articles, and more than 15 years of real-life success. Where many other pest management professionals require the use of gallons of chemicals, these bait stations wipe out entire termite colonies with only a few grams of ingredients and do not require invasive drilling, digging, trenching, or chemical injection. Your Sentricon System Authorized Operator can make a scheduled bait station monitoring visit without your even needing to be home.
Cantu Pest Control pesticides and treatments are performed in strict adherences to the product label.
Fumigation or Entire Structure Treatment
With the ability to treat every area of your home, entire structure treatment, or fumigation, is often recommended when multiple termite colonies are found in one structure. Fumigation involves a tent that envelops your home or business before termite specialists’ introduce fumigant, which spreads throughout the home to reach cracks and crevices that may be harboring termites