Quick Tip: Treating Termites and Preventing Rodents

Treating termites and preventing rodents are top priorities for many homeowners. If your concerns are similar, these tips can help.


Termites and other pests can cause expensive damage. Here’s what to look for. The sawdust-like accumulations of frass indicate the presence of termites. An exterminator can spray or set traps to eliminate the infestation. A clean hole indicates an access hole for rodents. An exterminator can set traps for them, too.

For more on pests, consider:

DIY Pest Prevention (INFOGRAPHIC)
Pests, Be Gone! 10 Natural Ways to Make Your Home Critter-Free
The Complete Natural Guide to Apartment Pest Control and Prevention