Infographic with termite facts

Termite Facts To Chomp On Infographic


Termite InfographicTermites are enigmatic, wood-devouring creatures. They are delicate, soft and prone to easily drying out. However, termites have been around for more than 50 million years with approximately 3,000 termite species inhabiting temperate locales worldwide. Though termites recycle dead plant materials, returning nutrients to the soil, they become significant threats upon entering homes.

The saying that ‘a picture is worth a thousand words,’ does not even begin to do justice in the telling of the story of nature’s 50 million year-old home wrecking weapon- the termite. The below termite infographic “Termite Facts to Chomp On” is a mere morsel of food for thought on the scariest pest threat to homeowners on the planet.

Termite Facts To Chomp On

For more information on termite identification, visit our termite species page.

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Stephen E. Doyle

I am a Professional Writing major at Penn State University (Berks Campus). I will graduate in May 2014. I have finally decided to pursue my lifelong love of writing via a career change. I am a fulltime college student, fulltime father of two wonderful boys- 8 years and 5 months- and an avid reader of noir fiction, historical fiction and enjoy the occasional biography. I am also a freelance writer enjoying my summer internship with Rentokil (Ehrlich) in Reading, Pennsylvania as a marketing intern primarily writing for the blog sites for Rentokil and Ambius as well as content for the Rentokil (Ehrlich) website. I freelance for The Reading Eagle newspaper (Berks County, Pa) and I write for the Home Builders Association's award winning bi-monthly magazine, 'At Home In Berks'. A few of my hobbies are writing, watching and playing soccer with my 8 year-old son, watching my 8 year-old son play soccer, reading, watching old films (Kurosawa, Melville, Dasin, Wim Wenders, etc.), cooking and weekend jaunts to New York City.

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