It has been said that there are only two kinds of houses in the Phoenix area, those that have termite problems and those that will. But is it inevitable that your property will be damaged by termites or that you’ll need to call for termite control in Mesa?

How Does Termite Control Impact Houses in Mesa AZ?

Termite Control Mesa AZHomes in Mesa AZ businesses are being slowly eaten away by more than just the wind, rain and other elements. Before human settlements arrived in the Phoenix valley and Mesa, there were 1000’s of colonies of termites feasting on the Sonoran Desert floor. Give termites food, a water supply and some juicy wood to eat in a sheltered environment (your home!), and they’ll thrive. With the influx of the human population, termite infestations in Mesa are all to common. The 165,000 plus households in Mesa are more than enough food for termites to live off for years. Termite control in Mesa for homes in Mesa Arizona is our specialty.

Do Termite Inspections  For Your Home In Mesa Help Catch Problems Early?

Finding the problems early on or the high probability areas, can save you thousands of dollars.  Inspections for Termite problems can give you the peace of mind knowing your home is secure to Termites.  Don’t be lulled into a false sense of security, Even though, they’re tiny, termites can and do cause major structural damage. The reason termites can pose such a threat to property is largely due to their dietary habits as well as their social organization.  When there is damage already caused, we can treat it, secure it, and offer an warranty on our work the damages won’t continue.

What Are The Different Type of Termites in Mesa Arizona?

There are several thousands of species of termites, and only 10% of them are considered pests and warrant a call to your local exterminator in Mesa. In fact, in tropical areas some termites even fulfill a vital ecological purpose. Termites are detrivores, which means that they feed on debris and recycle decomposing materials as nutrients that enrich the soil. Because they clear out dying vegetation, they also create new habitats for animals. So, some termites aren’t that much of a problem if any, and are obviously not anything to be concerned about. Termites that live near human inhabited areas, however, are a source of major concern.

If My Mesa House Isn’t Made Of Wood, Do I Still Need To Worry About Termite Control?

Let’s say your house is made of concrete, glass, and steel, so why should you worry about termites? It’s not that simple, unfortunately. In an ideal world, termites would only eat one variety of wood, and we could build our buildings appropriately. It would merely be a matter of reducing wood in building construction. However, termites also eat many other materials including: plastics, paint, silicone adhesives, paper, cloth, and carpets. While termites may or may not eat each of these materials, they have been proven to take pieces of them to build nests with. The end result of termite infestation is ultimately wood and property damage. Termites can cause entire structures to cave in. Obviously by the time this happens, it’s already too late. It is a far better idea to get on the phone to a termite exterminator in Mesa and have a termite inspection done to stop the problem before it gets worse.

Is Termite Damage More Costly Than Termite Control?

Because of the level of damage that Termites in Mesa can cause, termites can be a costly and dangerous pest. For example in India, termites ate the equivalent of roughly four thousand US dollars in April of 2011. Termites, like humans, favor temperate latitudes, occurring between 50 degrees north to 50 degrees south. Termites damage approximately half a million homes in the U.S. each year, and cost anywhere from two to five billion Termite Removal Guarantee Mesadollars each year in either repair costs for the damage that they’ve caused or in costs to control them. Termites also produce large amounts of greenhouse gases like methane adding to other environmental issues .

Why Varsity Termite and Pest Control Is Your Best Choice?

Call Varsity Termite and Pest Control, your local Mesa termite exterminator and protect both yourself and your property from becoming a statistic.

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6056 E Baseline Rd #122
Mesa, AZ85206

Office: 602-757-8252

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  • Guy that came out for my termite problem was very knowledgeable, explained everything thoroughly and did a great job. Would definitely recommend them to others for termite control in the Mesa area.

    -Terry J. in Mesa, AZ
  • 5 star workmanship and customer service. I haven’t had termites in years since first calling Varsity for my termite inspection and treatment. Their termite prevention package has made my life worry free!

    -Elizabeth L. in Gilbert, AZ
  • Tony called me within 5 minutes of my hitting the submit button for a scorpion quote. I never heard from the other two competitors. The job was done the next day and he even directed me to the $100 discount coupon. The scorpions are gone and my kids are safe again. I will be calling Varsity again and telling my friends about them.

    -Britney R. in Chandler, AZ
  • Great experience.

    -Monica S. in Mesa, AZ
  • I wanted a family owned business and got one, I was very pleased everyone was so pleasant and friendly. I plan on signing up for more service.

    -Theresa C. in Mesa, AZ
  • Tony was great and worked with my hectic schedule. So far I haven’t seen any creepy crawlers!

    -Kayla D. in Queen Creek, AZ
  • Varsity responded quickly and took care of the problem. I now have them set up to come once a month at a reasonable price. There were lots of dead bugs, including scorpions, which showed me that their treatments are very effective.

    -Jodi M. in Gilbert, AZ
  • Arrived on time, high quality, quick, and efficient work done by them. Very customer friendly, professional, and very honest and informative. Price was great. I would recommend them to anyone.

    -Sarah R. in Apache Junction, AZ
  • Called back within minutes of my request , set up an inspection asap, price was fair, showed up right on time did the work even having to move some shelving I failed to have ready, also moved them back when done. Work was done as said and cleaned up everything when done, the individual doing the work was prompt, professional and very courteous. I highly recommend Varsity and as I am entering into flipping houses they will be the Pest Control people on my team.

    -ST. in Apache Junction, AZ
  • He is very straight forward, very honest, very business like. He really tries to make the customer happy.

    -Frank B.
  • I wanted to let you know that yesterday’s service with Robert and Jared was better than expected! They were obviously well-trained and knew their jobs very well. The work was quick, efficient and thorough with virtually no disruption to my day. Your inspection of my property and their treatment was top notch and I look forward to referring Varsity to all who are looking for professional and trustworthy service.

    -Judy R.
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