How much do termites eat in a day?

Answer 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 »

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How much wood do termites eat in a day?

Termites eat non-stop, all day long. There are a few different types of termites, but they all have the same eating pattern and diet. Although they eat all day long, a full colony (about 60,000 ter... Read More »

How much damage do drywood termites cause?

Drywood termites, which are found in the southern U.S. states from coastal California to North Carolina, are responsible for an estimated $1.7 billion in annual damages and control costs across the... 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 »