Solid wood is a perfect material. Extremely versatile and nice-looking, this natural material could be used for making lots of things we all have in our homes.
But being natural could be a cause of problems. There are tiny creatures for whom your Italian luxury furniture you’ve dreamt about for years is nothing more than food or place to build a nest in. These insects also are part of nature, that’s why they could be difficult to notice and get rid of. Let’s take a quick look at a few species of wood-destroying insects, or WDIs, as exterminators call them. These pests are a source of constant stress for hundreds of millions of people.
Sometimes called white ants (although they are closer to cockroaches than to ants from entomologists’ point of view), termites are insects that could damage almost any object containing cellulose: wooden details, from structure of buildings … Read the rest