• Termites are among the most dangerous pests because they can destroy a house in only a few years. They feed themselves on wood, therefore causing a building to collapse under its own weight. Because termites can go undetected for a long period of time, it is important to know and to be able to recognize the early signs of a termite infection, in order to take all necessary measures to get rid of termites before the damage gets too advanced. There are a few methods to get rid of termites which you can try before asking for specialized help. For instance, boric acid is one of the most effective and inexpensive way to eliminate pests such as termites and ants. Boric acid is an appealing food for termites, but its ingestion will cause their nervous system to shut down and dehydrate. The next step for a termite who ingested boric acid is death. If you suspect a termite infection, spray your wood furniture or house elements with boric acid, then wait to see if you find any carcasses...