Do termites eat mulch?

Answer Termites can eat mulch but it is not the main staple in their diet. Termites feed primarily on wood. Because mulch retains moisture, it can create conditions that encourage termites to tunnel or fe... Read More »

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Do termites live in mulch?

Termites might like to much on wood, but they're interested in mulch for other reasons. Mulch attracts termites because it provides warmth and retains water, and they need a water source to survive... Read More »

Does red mulch attract termites?

Red mulch attracts termites, though some mulches, like melaleuca, probably do not. As long as a homeowner watches out for termites, mulch is still useful to save water, prevent weeds, and protect s... Read More »

How to Kill Termites in Mulch?

Though termites in mulch are rare, they can move from the mulch to the home. There are ways to keep termites out of your mulch, or at least keep them from moving from the mulch into the house. ... Read More »

Cypress Mulch & Termites?

Cypress mulch is made by grinding cypress tree branches and trunks through chippers. Cypress trees are important parts of swampland and wetland ecosystems, so logging of cypress for mulch is under ... Read More »