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Well, don’t panic. In a situation like this it’s important to call in the experts. There are many different types of wood boring insect that could have been found, and some have potentially more serious impact on your property than others.
However it pays to call in the professionals as soon as you know you have a problem, to avoid the woodworm causing further damage to your property. Untreated woodworm larvae can seriously weaken a building’s floorboards, joists and beams.
Get your woodworm treated in 3 easy steps
1. Contact us for a FREE woodworm
Call us on 0800 980 9767 to book a free survey. We’re here to help you.
2. Book a survey at a time convenient to you
Our expert woodworm technicians will carry out a survey and will discuss your problem and provide a quote and details of our recommended treatment. If you need a detailed written report, say for insurance purposes, we can also provide this for a fee.
3. We will carry out the treatment
Our BCPA certified technicians will carry out your woodworm treatment. We have a range of treatments available depending on the pest and the type of wood involved.
We offer long term 10, 12 or 20 year insurance backed guarantees on our work.
Sorry, but we don’t treat furniture.
The larvae burrow into wood where they feed and create a maze of tunnels over many years. Woodworm is the generic name given to a range of wood boring insects
Other wood boring insects include:
- Deathcwatch Beetle
- House Longhorn
- Powder Post Beetle
- Wood Boring Weevils
- Ambrosia Beetle
- Fan Bearing Wood Borer
- Wood Borer and Wharf Borer
Keep regular checks if old timbers are exposed in old properties and look out for powder deposits.
When using log burners, try to avoid using wood which looks heavily infested or burn straight away.
Pastes, silicones, gels, sprays, water based sprays and solvents which are used on hard and soft woods as required. Any more information, please visit our woodworm website – www.abatewoodwormltd.co.uk
We also have a range of DIY woodworm treatments available from our online pest shop. These have been designed to treat small items of furniture, if you have a major infestation you should call in the professionals. We can provide a free site survey, free advice plus long term guarantees on our work.
0800 980 9767