Do termites bite humans? Can termites cause infection or spread disease?
No, Termites will not bite, sting or transmit diseases to you or your family. Termites are wood-destroying insects and consume wood as food. If termite damage to wood becomes severe enough, it could lead to poor construction maintenance and possible safety concerns. If you think you have a termite infestation, please schedule an inspection by a pest professional. 6. Can I treat my termite infestation myself? Termite inspections and treatments are highly specialized and complicated procedures – and best left to licensed, trained pest management professionals. In fact, the most technologically advanced materials are not available to the general public. Proper treatment usually requires specific tools and techniques for inspection and application of materials, and requires up-to-date training and experience. Many structures and sites are complex and have unique characteristics that are best treated by a pest control professional. 7. Will termites go away on their own after termite season