Like politics and religion, the topic of termite treatments always brings out the most heated debates among friends: What’s better? Tenting (fumigation) or spot treatment? “That all depends on the type and extent of infestation,” said David Taylor, technical and safety director for Antimite Termite and Pest Control, a fully licensed pest control company doing..
Sarah Seitz thought she had purchased her dream home. What she found when she moved in resulted in a two-year battle in court: massive termite damage that had been intentionally concealed by the seller and unreported by the contractor that performed the termite inspection. The courts eventually awarded her $68,000. A case out of Minnesota tells..
Termites aren’t the only pests to fear when it comes time to perform the dreaded wood destroying organism inspection. Sometimes, the real damage can come from an inexperienced or unprofessional contractor whose work – or lack thereof – can hamper the escrow process, harm your reputation, or both. Donna Baker, a Realtor in Monrovia, California, found..