Unlike whole-structure termite treatment, which works an entire house up, spot treatment concerns only a small area (less than 10 square feet), the location where the pests has been found.
Spot Treatment: Involves drilling multiple holes into infested areas of flooring and walls so that a termiticide can be injected.
- Less expensive and more convenient than heating and fuming
- Treatment provides lasting effects for protection against future swarms
- Does not affect termites in inaccessible areas (spot treatment is roughly only 2 square feet)
- Multiple treatments may be necessary
What are the kinds of spot treatment for drywood termites?
Totally, there’re six main options how to spot treat drywood termites:
- biological control;
- wood removal.