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Old 07-27-2012, 07:20 PM   #1
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3 small holes dry in dry wall by putting termite pesticides with out cuttting the area?

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How much wood can a woodchuck chuck, if a woodchuck could chuck wood.

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A woodchuck would chuck as much as a woodchuck could, if a woodchuck good chuck wood.
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OP, I don't think we understand your question. Can you explain better?
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OP, I don't think we understand your question. Can you explain better?

really?I thought it was a perfectly formed question, chock full of information
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If your trying to diy a termite treatment, not a great plan.
Going to need a pro on this one.
Treating just one area will do nothing, there just going to come in someplace else.
Treatment will depend on what type termites you have, and how close you are to water and your well if you have one. Some live in the home full time and never have to go to the ground for water, the house would have to be tented in most cases to treat them.
Others have to go back to the ground and make mud tunnels to travel in.
For this type the foundation, footing, and under the house gets treated to form a barrier and so the workers pick up the poison and take it back to the nest so it kills the queen.

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