Termite Inspections Include Fungus but not Mold

By |2016-10-28T14:17:01-07:00March 9th, 2015|Categories: Termite|Tags: , , , , , , |

Why do Termite Inspections Identify Fungus but not Mold? Thrasher Termite & Pest Control is licensed to conduct inspections for wood destroying organisms (WDOs). Mold does not destroy wood, therefore we’re not trained or licensed to identify surface mold. That’s the [...]

The Surprising Reason Termite Inspectors Never Mention Rat Poop

By |2016-10-28T14:17:24-07:00February 23rd, 2015|Categories: Rats, Termite|Tags: , , , , |

The Surprising Reason Termite Inspectors Never Mention Rat Poop. You'd think it would be easy to identify rat poop. Poop looks like...poop. When that poop is a certain size, it is a fair conclusion that a rat caused the mess. Yet, [...]

Savvy Buyers Turn Termite Repairs into a Free Remodel

By |2016-10-28T14:38:33-07:00August 13th, 2014|Categories: Termite|Tags: , , , , , , |

Leverage repairs to termite damage or fungus damage into an opportunity to exert your design influence. Note the terrible condition of the subfloor in this bathroom. Once it is repaired, the flooring must be replaced. What new surface would you [...]

Failed Termite Fumigation or Filtering Frass?

By |2016-10-28T14:40:06-07:00April 3rd, 2014|Categories: Termite|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

How to Tell Whether a Drywood Termite Fumigation Failed It's rare, really, really rare that a drywood termite fumigation fails to kill all the drywood termites currently infesting a structure. So why might someone continue to find termite frass (a.k.a. [...]