What’s Eating Away at Your Deck?

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Spring pests are out, including some that have interesting habits.

Like their names suggest, pests such as carpenter bees and carpenter ants will not only take up residence in your home but will also eat away at it. Neither species actually eats wood, but they prefer it as a place bore into and build nests.

If left untreated, the network of tunnels created by these pests could do serious structural damage to a home.