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Why a Termite Inspection is Important

Buying a new home can be a stressful experience. You have checked out your neighborhood, your schools and your commute. You have some new furniture in mind. And you don’t want any hidden surprises, right? A termite inspection is just one of the steps to allow you to enjoy your new home for many years to come.


Are Ants and Termites Headed Your Way?

Ants and termites start to appear with the warm weather. Carpenter ants and termites have colonies of thousands of workers. Both of these pests can cause significant damage to your home. Insurance estimates that average repairs can run $3000+ and this cost is not always covered. This spring, be on the lookout for signs of these wood destroying insects.


Termite Damage and Control

Termites can cause thousands of dollars of damage to your Long Island home. The weather is just starting to get warmer and already Suburban Exterminating is getting plenty of calls about termites.

Filth Flies

Common Types of Filth Flies

Filth Flies are nuisance pests, not known to sting or bite, but buzz around your home looking for food.  Their presence can signal another problem, like leaky pipes or decaying compost.  Filth flies carry bacteria and disease through their hairs, legs and mouths.  Every surface they land on can be contaminated.

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Professional Termite Inspections

We get a lot of calls at Suburban Exterminating for pests, carpentry, and, of course, termites. The termite department is often very busy because of the numerous jobs we cover concerning termite monitoring and elimination. There are four kinds of termite inspections: