Eastern Subterranean - The Eastern Subterranean termite is one of the termites found in Charlotte and surrounding areas. About twenty percent of all homes will experience some sort of infestation from 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.
Formosan - The Formosan Subterranean termite is an invasive species of termite originally from eastern Asia. They are an invasive species that tends to cause a whole lot of damage. They will infest boats, condos and even damage trees and other wildlife. Call a Bulwark Exterminating expert today to find out what you can do to avoid this type of infestation.
Desert Subterranean - The Desert Subterranean is one of those termites that doesn't do a whole lot of damage. It's scientific name is Heterotermes aureus and they are the most common type of termite found in the area. They won't cause a lot of damage to your home but it's always a good idea to be safe rather than sorry.