Termites are known pests that eat away at your wooden structures and they can destroy entire houses if you give them enough time. A good thing is that they can be easily disposed of. All you need to know is how to do it in order to make sure that you remove them completely. Sometimes, people think they managed to kill them all but some are left in the nest and, in time, they simply come back and you need to do it all over again. Well, here are a few tips on what you can do to naturally kill them.
These methods are very effective and you will learn how to get rid of them but, most importantly, how to recognize signs of termites and prevent them to cause a much bigger damage. Many experts and other pest control specialists agree that termites are among the most dangerous pests. The thing with termites is that it takes time to notice them. Sometimes, it takes years before you notice that you are having a pest problem but by the time you found out about it, it is already too late.
Chemistry is your friend here
Arsenic and Permethrin dust are two chemicals that give almost immediate results. Permethrin is a powerful insecticide and its effect lasts for a long time. It is the most popular chemical that almost all pest control professionals use. On the other hand, arsenic dust is just as efficient. The thing with arsenic is its cannibalistic nature. Once a termite comes in contact with it, they die almost instantly. Since termites tend to eat their dead, the entire colony will slowly die off.
Now, termites can’t stand low temperatures so if you have liquid nitrogen, you will easily terminate them all. Just make sure that you don’t get in a direct contact with liquid nitrogen cause the consequences could be devastating. Finally, one of the most effective ways to kill them all is by flooding the area they inhabit. That is the most natural way to kill every last one of them.