Termite Control Pittsboro
Pittsboro, North Carolina is the county seat of Chatham county. It is located south and west of the Triangle. With a population of just 4,063, Pittsboro is a growing community with developments planned to take place over the next several years. Pittsboro has a variety of artist workshops and parks in the area. It also hosts an annual Fall Street Fair each year. Pittsboro is surrounded by a number of farms and it host a farmer’s market starting each spring. Nearby Jordan Lake provides a great place to relax and have fun on the water.
When you make your home in Pittsboro, you are moving into a community that is focused on enjoying life away from the rush of city life. The mild winters allow people to enjoy spending time outside throughout the year. This also makes the climate more favorable for a number of pests including termites. There are a variety of newer and older homes in Pittsboro, but any home built from wood is vulnerable to a termite attack. That is where the experts at EcoTek Termite and Pest Control come in. Our pest control technicians can perform a free termite inspection and help you come up with a plan to protect your home from termites.
At EcoTek, we offer a turnkey termite control solution that will cover the treatment and prevention as well as cleanup and repairs along with future monitoring to make sure termites do not return. We also offer the option to just treat your home for termites, as the termite damage repair services are optional. Contact EcoTek to learn how we can help you.
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How to Determine if You Have Termites
The biggest issue with termites is that most homeowners do not realize there is a problem until serious damage has been done. There are signs that you can watch for to protect your home.
- Discarded Wings
Termites wills warm in the spring and then discard the wings once they set up their new colony. If you see piles of discarded wings, you likely have an issue with termites.
- Mud Tubes
Termites build pencil sized mud tubes up the sides of your foundation to create a safe path into your home.
- Wood Damage
Termites will cause damage in long narrow grooves under the surface of the wood.
With the free termite inspections available from EcoTek, you should not wait until you are sure that you have termites to take action. If your home is termite free, you can rest easy knowing that your most asset is safe. If the technician finds termites, you will receive a written estimate and treatment plan, as well as a list of repairs that need to be completed. The repairs are optional, but we offer competitive prices that are less than what you pay an independent contractor. Contact EcoTek to set up a free termite inspection today.
Powerful Termite Treatments
At EcoTek, we use the top-rated treatment on the market. Termidor SC is a safe and effective liquid termiticide that is applied directly to the top of your foundation. As the termites crawl through it, they pick it up and take it back to the colony where it will kill the queen and the rest of the colony.
Chemical Free Monitoring Stations
EcoTek also offers chemical free monitoring stations. Our technicians will install bait stations around your property. These stations have a core of wood, cardboard and cellulose. The technicians will check them quarterly and if there are signs of termite activity on your property then treatment can begin. These stations are completely free of chemicals.
Wood Destroying Insect Reports and Free Inspection Services
- Commercial properties
- Institutional properties
- Multi Family units
- Residential Builder Services
+Structural TermiteGuard Warranty and Renewal Program
At EcoTek we pride ourselves on offering a +Structural termite safeguard that will treat and eliminate termites and stop them from coming back. It also includes pest control protection for a variety of insects including cockroaches, ants, bed bugs, fleas and ticks and other insects that may come into your home. If you see these insects, we will treat your home to give you the pest free environment that you want. Our +Structural TermiteGuard guarantee states that if there is any insect activity after we begin monitoring your home or apply the first treatment, that we are responsible to pay for any treatment, repairs and cleanup at our cost.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I be gone during an inspection?
You do need to be home during an initial termite inspection. The technician will need to examine areas of your home like your attic and crawlspace and you need to be home to be sure he can access all areas of your home.
How do the monitoring stations work?
The monitoring stations are chemical free. They are placed around your yard. The bait stations consist of materials that naturally attract termites already in your yard. They allow our technicians to quickly check for activity. If activity is found, we can begin treatment.
Is the treatment safe for my family?
The treatment is safe for your family. We use one of the safest products on the market. It is also applied to the exterior of your home, which gives you an added protection for your family.
How can I tell if I have termites or ants?
Ants look different from termites. The ants have smaller waists. They will leave sawdust piles around your house. Termites have wider bodies and wings that are the same size. They eat the wood, so you will not see sawdust piles.
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