What You Need to Know About Formosan Termites

Formosan subterranean termites are a growing problem in the South Carolina Lowcountry and spreading across the state. And many experts believe they will continue to spread and become established in other areas.

So, what do Formosan termites mean for homeowners in the area?

Compared to the local Eastern Subterranean Termite, Formosan nests are much, much larger. With all those extra mouths, the potential for damage and destruction increases dramatically.

What You Need to Know About Formosan Termite Treatment

To deal with this, homeowners need to be proactive in protecting their homes from termites, and choose the strongest approach to ensure they are getting the right treatment for their home. Because in addition to being very destructive, Formosan termites are also more difficult to control.

Worried about Formosans? Request your Free Home Inspection today

Formosan Termite Damage Protection

WIth Terminix, homeowners don’t need to worry about Formosan termite damage. Terminix offers a warranty that will cover the cost of damages and any retreatment that is needed, as long as the home qualifies and as long as the protection plan is maintained. Learn more about this exceptional coverage today!

What Is the Best Way to Protect My House from Formosan Termites?

Terminix Service Inc. is an industry leader in the fight against Formosan termites, with years of experience effectively treating them already under our belts. We have the tools, training and knowledge to treat and continue protecting against Formosan termites.

Learn more about Formosan termite protection and discover why homeowners everywhere have trusted Terminix for the best pest control for over 75 years.

How Much Does Formosan Termite Treatment Cost?

The cost of termite treatment varies depending on several factors, including home size and severity of the infestation. But a comprehensive termite inspection from one of Terminix’s local expert technicians is free of charge. Request your free inspection today.




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Formosan termite swarms (groups of winged Formosan termites) are large enough to show up on weather radar!

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Formosan termites were first identified in Taiwan and South China in the early 20th century, and first appeared in the US around port cities like New Orleans and Charleston after WWII.

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Formosan termite colonies can eat up to 25 feet of wood a year.

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