What Causes Termites?

Answer

Termites can be caused by several factors, including pooled precipitation, the use of mulch close to building foundations, stumps from felled trees, blocked gutters and drains, and the storage of firewood on the ground.
Q&A Related to "What Causes Termites?"
Termites are a good example of the old saying about strength in numbers. Alone, a termite seems harmless enough, but get a colony of hundred or thousands of termites, and you could
http://www.ehow.com/how-does_5157828_termites-caus...
Termites exist as part of our eco system. Termites eat materials containing cellulose ie. wood, paper etc. Termites attack structures containing cellulose materials because they can
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_causes_termites
Sara, Termites do not consume huge amounts of wood in short periods of time. So as far as an amount of damage that may happen is minimal. It is possible to have them spread (swarm
http://en.allexperts.com/q/Pest-Control-1500/2009/...
Are the supporting beams and walls of your house made of wood? Termites are not harmful for humans, unless they make their house fall down. In the case of heavy infestations in houses
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=201206...
Explore this Topic
Termites can invade your home for a number of different reasons but some of the most common would be having mulch close to your house, overgrown tree limbs, and ...
Termites cause damage to wood. Some signs of termites are tiny holes in your wood or paint bubbles. If you find wings laying around, that might be termites ...
Termites, for us humans, can cause a great deal of trouble by banding together to take out wooden structures by the boat loads. However, we are not the termites ...
About -  Privacy -  AskEraser  -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback © 2014 Ask.com