|Q : What kind of termites are on Guam?
A : There are currently three species of termites on Guam; Drywood, Fermosan and Subterranean.
|Q : Where do termites come from?
A : Termite colonies are located underground. They are usually found near rotting wood (dead trees, old pallets, firewood, etc.). They also need a water source, areas where the ground is moist because of a water run-off or a leaky faucet. If there are termites located around your home, eventually they may enter the interior of your home if no previous treatment has been done.
|Q : Where do ants come from?
A : Ants live around plants and trees. They nest in the soil in moist areas such as mulch and other micro-habitats. They enter your home through gaps under the doors, conduits, drains, gaps around windows and also by 'hitchhiking' on people.
|Q : How do I get rid of fruit flies?
A : Best way to get rid of fruit flies is to treat their breeding source. These sources can be dirty drains, over-ripened fruits/produce and stagnant/slimey water. By cleaning the areas mentioned above and removing over-ripened fruits/produce you can reduce the amount of fruit fly infestation.
|Q : Where are roaches most likely to be found?
A : Roaches like moist areas with limited light. These areas include behind refrigerators, water heaters and under sinks. They also like tight places such as between walls or along plumbing.