three main types of termites that can cause problems for homeowners in
|Native subterranean termie soldier.|
|Formosan subterranean termite soldiers.|
Formosan termites feed on a wider variety of cellulose than other subterranean termites, including live plants, consuming both spring and summer growth wood whereas native subterranean termites feed only on spring growth. Formosan termites have also been known to chew through non-cellulose materials such as soft metals, plaster or plastic.
|Drywood termite pellets (fecal material).|
If you are concerned that you may have termites, call a pest management professional to inspect your home for termites.