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Connecticut Termite Exterminator – Millette Pest Control Talks 'Termite Awareness Week'


National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has designated this week (March 13-19, 2016) as Termite Awareness Week to inform homeowners and the public about this destructive pest.

Some alarming facts and stats about Termites:

  • Termites cost homeowners more than $5 billion dollars in damage every year!
  • Termites can invade your home through a 1/16th inch gap
  • A Termite Colony can contain 1 million termites
  • It’s common for 2 or more colonies to invade a home
  • Termite Damage is rarely covered by Homeowners Insurance
  • Winged Termites (known as swarmers) are often mistaken for winged ants

Termites are hard to detect. Swarmers, mud tubes and damaged wood are three signs you may have a termite problem. Here at Millette Pest Control, we offer a Termite Inspection. If you suspect you have a termite infestation – don’t wait – call Millette Pest Control – your local Connecticut Termite Exterminator professional today.