Are termites toxic?

Answer On One Hand: Termites Won't Hurt You"Toxic" isn't the right word here; "poisonous" is the word you are looking for. Termites are able to secrete poison from their abdomen when attacked. This poison... Read More »

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How much do termites eat in a day?

North America is home to six species of subterranean termites. Depending on the species, daily food intake per termite ranges from 0.015 mg to 0.2 mg, or an average of 0.08 mg. A termite colony of ... Read More »

Are termites red?

While most termites are white, cream or dark brown in color, some termites, including formosan subterranean termites and alates (wingless termites)can be red in color or have small red heads and ap... Read More »

How to Get Rid of Termites?

Out of all the countless insects, rodents, critters and other pests that disturb and discomfort homeowners everywhere, none is more dangerous than the termite. Only termites can singlehandedly ruin... Read More »

Do I have termites?

Most people are terrified of the word '"termites," and for good reason. If termites find their way into a building, they generally spread very rapidly, damage virtually all wooden furniture items a... Read More »