Looking for termite pretreatment Phoenix services? We can help. Bills Termite Pretreatment in Phoenix, Az is your hometown exterminator and Arizona’s Termite Experts. If you are in the process of building a new structure we can provide expert treatment services that will provide years of protection. Most services include a renewable warranty, the initial and final grade service. #1 Preconstruction Termite Treatment Service.
Termite Pretreatment Phoenix Az
“If you’re building in Arizona getting a termite pretreatment should be a no-brainer!”
When it comes to termites Phoenix has a national reputation. In fact, we are home to at least 17 different types including the most destructive found in North America (Heterotermes). Arizona termites come in all sizes, shapes, and colors. Depending upon the species they can attack from above ground, underground, or by air. In some cases, a homeowner can unwittingly import an infestation into their home. Arizona termites are responsible for billions of dollars in damage every year.
Every day 1000s of homes across the valley come under attack. Even more frightening is that because of their cryptic nature many of these infestations will go years and/or decades before discovery. Often the first evidence of infestation is when the resulting damage becomes visible. Consumers building new homes should consider contracting a good termite pretreatment Phoenix service prior to starting construction.
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Treating the soil around and under a home, as it is being constructed is a great way of protecting against certain attacks from ground-based termites. Saturating the soil with a good termiticide before pouring the concrete foundation and abutting slabs can provide years of protection. Typically, a termite pretreatment Phoenix service requires two visits. The State of Arizona requires that a small trench be dug along both sides of the foundation and 4 gallons of the product be applied for every 10 linear feet of the footer. Additionally, the ground must be treated with 1 gallon of the product under every 10 square feet of the foundation floor. When construction has been completed and outside landscaping is in place the soil around the outside is trenched to allow the application of product at 4 gallons per 10 linear feet of the foundation. This is called the final grade service. Consumers are advised to ensure this critical step is not forgotten or missed as this application ensures long term protection.
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As of 2014, the State of Arizona requires any exterminator providing preconstruction termite treatment services to provide a 3-year warranty. This means that if during that period termites infest the exterminator must provide termite treatment services at no charge.
Soil treatments for new construction have been standard for nearly 50 years. Average size homes can require 200-400 gallons of the finished product when properly serviced. It provides protection against most ground-based termite species that commonly invade homes. Consumers should understand that this type of service does not provide protection against Western Dry wood termites and other species. Homeowners looking for better protection often opt for a combination of soil and above ground wood treatment. Treating above ground wood during the framing process provides protection from all types of termites and wood-boring insects.
Green & Borate Services
Using green board or pressure-treated wood became popular in the last 10-15 years. However, consumers are discovering that termites will tunnel over that wood to get at untreated lumber. Borate treatments to wood members are a better solution resulting in stopping termite infestations dead in their tracks. Borate treatments are a great choice for consumers looking for natural or green products. Additionally, borate applications can provide many more years of protection than conventional soil treatments. New Construction Termite Treatment.
Trusted Preconstruction Termite Treatment
Bills Pest Termite Control is your hometown termite exterminator providing safe, effective pest control services for your home or business at affordable rates. Bills has been a trusted name in Phoenix Termite Control for three generations. That trust brings peace of mind that your service will be completed professionally by an experienced technician.
Bills Termite Service is recommended by local realtors, title companies, home inspectors, and our competition when they encounter an infestation beyond their resources. We provide complete termite treatment services, inspections, reports, second opinions, and total elimination. Most services include a written warranty so you’re assured that if the pests come back…we come back. Bills is Arizona’s termite experts. New construction termite treatment cost.