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 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 »

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 »

Do termites eat cedar?

Cedar and redwood is considered termite resistant but not termite proof. Termites will eat cedar if it rots or if there is nothing else available to teat. Usually this isn't a problem, as termites ... Read More »

Do termites produce gas?

Termites do produce gas--specifically, methane gas. Methane production capability of termites was first discovered in 1932. Methane gas is produced by termites by the breakdown of cellulose in th... Read More »