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3 Ideas on how to get rid of Termites

3 Ideas on how to get rid of Termites
Termites can be hard to get rid of, and this article gives ideas on how to get rid of termites.

The following are ideas on how to get rid of termites.

Sprinkling salt on them

This method is especially helpful if you have little kids and pets around your property. Just sprinkle salt on the termites. Salt has acids that termites don't like and will disperse within minutes. Another helpful method of using salt to get rid of termites is making a concentrated salt and water mixture. Inspect your structure to look for the termite's entry point then pour the mixture on the soil. The salt will dehydrate the termites, and they'll all be dead within minutes.

Spraying termites with chemicals

This method has good results, but not ideal if you have small kids and pets. If you have to use chemicals in your house, move out for a week or two to give the compounds enough room to disperse in the air. Leave your household items covered and all your windows open for enough fresh air to come in.

Call a pest control company

A pest control company has the experience and professional staff that knows what they're doing. The termite control specialists know how to look for all the colonies and how to prevent further attacks. The company will also take the chemical handling risk away from you.

The above methods on how to get rid of termites will help you claim your property back from termite colonies.