Five Termite Species All Homeowners Should Be Aware Of

March 10, 2021

ach year, termites cause more than $5 billion in property damage in the U.S., which is not typically covered by homeowners insurance. With online engagement across America on the topic of finding termites in the basement or foundation of the home up 28% over the last three years,* the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) is using Termite Awareness Week, March 7-13, 2021—an annual observance recognized by Chase’s Calendar of Events—as an opportunity to educate homeowners about the threats termites pose.

Termites in Memphis and the Midsouth are a constant threat to unprotected homes and their homeowners. Termites can cause extensive structural damage before the homeowner knows they have an infestation. Read more about the threat of termites here on businesswire.

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