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Termites will be Swarming soon in Baxley, Hazlehurst and Jesup!

With the weather warming, the termites will be swarming! If you see something that looks like flying ants in large numbers, it’s more than likely a termite swarm! Subterranean termites will definitely be most active in warm weather, swarming in the spring or at any point in time where rain warms the soil and moistens […]

The Truth About Termite Baiting in Appling, Jeff Davis and Wayne County

Termites are Smart. Termites have survived since the days of the dinosaurs. The queen and king produce a steady stream of offspring. Workers find food sources and bring it back to the rest of the colony. Soldiers defend the colony. Reproductives create new colony members and swarmers leave the colony to begin new ones. To keep things […]

Subterranean Termites In Fall & Winter

Fall brings some changes in the daily routine of subterranean termite colonies. Foraging tunnels may be somewhat deeper for those species that travel near the soil surface, and food sources that are exposed to cold temperatures may be abandoned. In heated buildings and the soil adjacent to heated basements, tunneling and general activity may be […]

Frog Fact for April

Did You Know…. Termites cannot digest their own food. Instead, within their gut they have colonies of microscopic bacteria and protozoa, and it is these tiny creatures that digest the wood and then excrete carbohydrate, which the termite is able to convert to its own energy. More than 100 species of bacteria and protozoa live […]