Mesa is home to about a half million people, with thousands of homes. Having a trustworthy termite specialist for these homes is essential. At Bulwark Exterminating, we want to help you be at ease by protecting your biggest investment. The top three common termites found in Arizona are listed below. Fortunately, there is a great solution for all of them. Contact Bulwark today and protect the structure of your home! Our defensive barrier around your home will keep the termites out.
Termite Species found in Mesa, AZ
Eastern Subterranean - The Eastern Subterranean termite is one of the termites found in Mesa and surrounding areas. About twenty percent of all homes will experience some sort of infestation of these termites. The queen termite will lay as many as 2,000 eggs in a single day, allowing for a huge infestation. Every year, millions of dollars in damages are caused by these common termites. The worker termites are the actual termites that attack the structural integrity of your home and they are about an 1/8th of an inch long.
Long Jawed Desert Termite - The Long-jawed termite can not eat some of the harder woods, but it is still a good idea to check with your local termite control company just to make sure your home is safe from these termites.
Desert Subterranean - These termites are the most common type of termite found in Mesa and surrounding areas of the East Valley. They live in cacti and other desert plants, but they will damage the structures of buildings that are made out of wood. They only need about a 1/32nd of an inch in order to get inside your home. Including their wings, they are about a half inch long. They are a yellowish brown color. A typical Desert Subterranean colony may include nearly 300,000 termites with a numerous number of queens. One colony can infest about an acre of land making termite control a must for residents of Mesa.