Safe and quality house is key to the family’s health. The most immediate and obvious link between housing and health involves exposure to various pests that can affect the health and safety of the occupants of the home. This article tells about termites, the dangerous pests that can be a problem for rich and poor alike and the ways of identifying and combating termite infestation in more detail.
In the U.S., we have three major groups of termites that are classified as pests:
- Subterranean termites (including Formosan type)
- Dampwood termites
- Drywood termites