Perimeter TreatmentThrasher Termite & Pest Control treats subterranean termites by…

…applying a liquid termiticide around the foundation of your home to create a continuous treatment zone. The termiticide Thrasher uses is a professional termite defense product not available to homeowners. It uses an advanced nonrepellent, or “undetectable,” liquid technology that termites cannot see, smell, taste, or avoid. Instead, subterranean termites contact, ingest, and share the material, completely unaware that doing so will inevitably kill them and the other termites in the galleries. To their peril, subterranean termites neither avoid the treatment zone nor try to find a way around it.

There are three application methods used to create a continuous treatment zone around a structure. “Trenching” is used in soil, typically around the exterior perimeter of the house. After a shallow trench is created, the termiticide is applied to the bottom of the trench and then the trench is back-filled with soil. “Rodding” involves inserting a hollow rod into the soil and dispensing the liquid termiticide–much like a giant syringe. Rodding is typically used when there is dense vegetation around the exterior perimeter of the house. “Drilling” is necessary when slabs or other hard surfaces are adjacent to the foundation of a house. After the hard surface is drilled, a rod is used to inject the termiticide into the soil. (When drilling is required, Thrasher Termite & Pest Control patches the surfaces after treatment.)

Thrasher Termite & Pest Control has treated subterranean termites on thousands of homes with excellent results. Contact Thrasher Termite & Pest Control for treatment of subterranean termites, drywood termites and other pests.

What happens when subterranean termites are left untreated? View Subterranean Termite Damage

Subterranean termite damage creates long channels in wood.

Subterranean termite damage creates long channels in wood.

At Thrasher Termite and Pest Control, we make homes healthy through effective pest control, termite inspections, and termite control.  No gimmicks, no nonsense, and when we’re done, no pests. Satisfaction Guaranteed. We’re licensed, bonded and insured. Our family owned business has offices in Silicon Valley
[408-354-9944] and in San Diego [619-955-5121].

SERVICES: Termite Inspections, Termite Treatments, Termite Repairs, Pest Control and Eradication: control of Ants, Bed Bugs, Bees, Beetles, Cockroaches, Rats, Mice, Rodents, Flies, Mosquitoes, Wasps, Hornets, Yellow Jackets, Fleas, Ticks, Pantry Pests, Earwigs, Crickets, Flies, Scorpions, Spiders, and more.

Members of both the Pest Control Operators of California (PCOC) and the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), Thrasher Termite & Pest Control is well recognized in the pest control industry. We are members in good standing of QualityPro, the mark of excellence in pest management. Janet Thrasher is a Santa Clara Valley District Director of PCOC and a member of the state insurance committee; Garrett Thrasher is San Diego District Treasurer and a Director of PCOC.

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