The head of this animal is round and yellow and has pale yellow antennae, labrum, and pronotum. Termites have a 15 segment antenna. Termite species also have sickle-shaped jaws and curved tips. Termites are a type of insect that lives in colonies.
Who would have thought that the termite species had been around for 200 years. Maybe termites have been nesting in many houses and residents. We, as Kuta Termite Control Services, would like to inform you that termites have the nickname “silent destroyers”.
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Given the spread of the termite population, it turns out that termites can also cause significant financial losses. This is due to their ability to chew through wood, floors, and even wallpaper without being detected. The very high adaptability of termites causes their distribution in the world to be very wide.
Populations of this type of termite are scattered everywhere in both tropical and subtropical climates. Each year, termites cause property damage that costs hundreds or even billions. This is why awareness about termite control is so important. This termite, known as the silent destroyer, has several facts that are quite unique and of course many of us don’t know about it.
Characteristics of termites that you should know!
Termite Queen Lays Eggs Once Every 15 Seconds
Termite groups have levels: from queens & kings, soldiers, and workers. Well, termite queens are the top class that hatch eggs and reproduce these termite colonies. Termite queens can lay eggs once every 15 seconds and never stop throughout their life.
Termites Never Sleep
Yes, those are the facts. Termites never rest their whole life. Worker termites have an average life span of 2 years and work non-stop, or in other words, they can gnaw on the wood in your home whenever they want!
Termites Total Body Weight Exceeds the Total Body Weight Of Humans On Earth
Even though termites are very small, it turns out that the total body weight of termites on this earth is far more than the total body weight of humans which reaches 7.5 billion.
Termites Have An Important Component From an Environmental Ecological Point of View
Termites can destroy plant fiber, recycling dead and rotten trees into new soil. These insects, which are often called parasites, play an important role in maintaining the fertility of our forests. Behind the many threats that termites can pose, there is one positive fact that termites also have.
Termites Like Dark Places
Termites are told they don’t like light and prefer dark, humid places. Try to keep your house well lit so that the population of dangerous animals, namely termites, does not dominate.
A lot of information explains that termites have many detrimental effects on humans. Some of this information explains that termites can damage building structures and cause fatal losses because damaged building structures will cause our property to collapse over time. But did you know that termites also have other detrimental effects besides damaging the structure of the building?
Damage Caused By Termites!
Termites Also Attack Electrical Installations and AC Installations
Termite damage is not limited to wood. Termites also attack electrical and air conditioning installations. This is very dangerous because in addition to causing financial losses and losses, it can also pose a dangerous fire threat.
Almost everyone sets aside their money to be saved and used as savings or emergency funds if needed in a sudden situation. Until now, there are still people saving up everywhere. Termites love damp and dark places, and your money will likely become “termite food” if not put in the right place.
We, as a Kuta Termite Control Services, favorite foods for termites consumption are materials made of wood and paper. Despite their small size, these termites live in colonies, allowing for considerable damage and loss. So we, as the Termite Control Services, tell you to be careful if a lot of furniture or goods around us are made of wood and paper.
But what this means is that termites are not harmful to humans but harmful to your property and your finances. That’s why before it’s too late, we better prevent from now on.
Based on our experience as a Kuta Termite Control Services, the growth of termites is very fast, so sometimes it is quite difficult to cope quickly on your own.
Termite Control Services are here to make it easier for you to handle it further and more thoroughly. As a Termite Control Services has a special method that is very unique and our original version. Termites in your home, office, hotel, villa, not only make it easier for us to stop them but also we can prevent their re-emergence.
1-3 year warranty and regular monitoring is one of our ways to ensure termites are handled properly by us. Do you want your property to be destroyed by termites?