Archive | November, 2011

Are Termite Warranties Worth The Price?

So, you’ve got a termite infestation. Ouch. You have my sympathies. As someone who spent many years as a termite inspector, I know first-hand how damaging those little pests can be and how inconvenient it is to have your house tented and gassed. After getting termites once, your termite exterminator may try to sell you […]

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How You Know When It’s Time To Replace Your Home’s Deck

Just like every other structural component of your home, decks wear out over time. They may actually break down sooner than most of your other structures, because they are outside and must regularly face the elements (in San Diego that can mean lots of UV rays, heavy heat and occasional rain). How do you know […]

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Get The Most Out Of Your Termite Inspection

If you read my previous blog post on how to look for termites, you may have made an unfortunate discovery. If it looks like those nasty little wood munchers may have gotten ahold of your home, it’s time to call in the professionals. Termite inspectors are trained to find termites and to kill them. If […]

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