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Chuck Richardson

Chuck Richardson

Unwanted guests are always nuisances. Unwanted pests are downright bothersome. If you have animals invading your attic or critters crawling where they shouldn’t be, contact Richardson Pest Solutions. We are members of the National Pest Management Association, and have been a family-owned and family-operated business since 1972. Please contact us today for free inspections and estimates. We’re available Monday through Saturday and we’re ready to serve you. Certified Applicator License #10018


 


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termite2Termites can be a real nuisance, and the spring is when they set their foothold in St. Louis and St. Charles.  These pests find their way into your home by any means necessary and do as much damage as possible, chewing up the wood in your home and leaving you stuck with the damage - they're the ultimate dine-and-dash, and they leave YOU stuck with the check!  But what can be done to get rid of them once they've found their way into your home?  There are a variety of over-the-counter methods to try, and a lot of ways to try and keep them out of your house. However, once they are there, the only way to get rid of them is to call a real pest control professional.

That's because termites do a TON of damage to your home, and getting rid of them can cause more damage if not handled professionally.  Richardson Pest Solutions of St. Louis has a Termidor Treatment Damage Guarantee on most of their Termidor treatments, which means that they will repair damage done by the treatments.  Many companies in St. Louis don't offer this, and will leave you with repair bills on top of their bill. 

Richardson Pest Solutions, of St. Louis, has been eliminatinf termites since 1972, and their experience means that they will find the termites, find the source, and get rid of them. 

What is Termidor?

Termidor is a professionally applied termite defense product that is undetectable to drywood and subterranean termites. Since its introduction, over 3.75 million homes have been protected with Termidor, making it America’s #1 termite defense product.

What types of termites does Termidor control?

Termidor controls Subterranean termites, including the extremely destructive Formosan Subterranean termites, Dampwood termites and Drywood termites.

Call Richardson Pest Solutions of St Louis, the pest control experts today, and visit www.richardsonpestsolutions.com today.

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My name is Chuck Richardson. Welcome to the website for my company, Richardson Pest Solutions. I founded my Pest Control company here in St. Louis in 1972, and I am the Owner and Main Pest Control Expert at Richardson Pest Solutions.  P5030780We are members of the National Pest Management Association, and have been a family-owned and family-operated business since 1972. Please contact us today for free inspections and estimates. The whole St. Louis area, from St. Charles to Greater St. Louis, is our territory.  We will come to you and solve your issues with Pest Control, Animal Control, Termites, Squirrels, Carpenter Ants, Odorous House Ants, Brown Recluse, Spiders, Bats, Moles, Raccoons, Rats, Mice, and any other pest control issue that you need a certified pest control expert to solve.

We’re available Monday through Saturday and we’re ready to serve you. We are the St Louis Leader in Pest Control, Squirrel Removal, Raccoon Removal, and Termite Control.  Most Termidor Termite Agreements are covered by our TERMIDOR DAMAGE GUARANTEE!  Call (314) 297-2210 or 636-387-2400 for a Free Inspection!

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(314) 297-2210 and 636-387-2400


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Most Termidor Termite Agreements are covered by our TERMIDOR DAMAGE GUARANTEE!  Ask about our guaranteed 12-month programs! We have been termite specialists since 1972.

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Richardson Pest Solutions of St. Louis, MO, has been in the pest control business since 1972, creating a legacy in St. Louis of reliable, dependable service that gives their customers a sense that they will do what they say when they say it.  Chuck Richardson believes that showing up on time to appointments is the start of this. 

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Termite Control St LouisWhen the leaves sprout and the weather turns warmer, you can see the St. Louis area coming back to life, especially after a hard winter like we just had.  This is great to see, and gives the area a reason to get out and enjoy the weather, whether it's hiking, gardening, picnicing or just sitting outside and loving the sunshine.  However, this is also the time of year here when pests get out of control, and termites become such an issue.  Termites see the warm weather as their time to turn your wood into their meals, and damage your home from the outside in.  How can you protect yourself from termites?

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Termite awareness, in St. Louis, needs to start NOW.  Finding the little buggers and making sure that they stay out of your home is as important as any home improvement project that you can undertake this spring.  But how can you make sure that you are finding and getting rid of these wood munching menaces?  Call a professional, National Pest Management Association verified pest control expert like Chuck Richardson of Richardson Pest Solutions.  Chuck has been exterminating pests in St. Louis since 1972, and can find and remove termites from your home or business with no fuss.  They also have a damage guarantee, giving you peace of mind that your home will be fine in their care.

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Ants, like other insects, are survivors.  They are masters at finding ways around seemingly insurmountable odds.  There is a reason that it takes a pest control expert to get them out of your house, as they find ways to adapt to everything that you can throw at them.  For example, while ants like wet areas, they can be drowned in enough water.  However, they have learned how to adapt to sudden floods in a very ant-like way.  Ants, when presented with a flood situation, create rafts, with the queen in the center, to lift the important parts of the colony to rise above the water.  They link their limbs together, to create these floating rafts, and keep the colony from drowning.  This leads to a hierarchy, establishing what the ants find important.

Interestingly, the brood, the pupae and larvae, end up on the bottom.  They float the queen on top of her kids!  The workers get spread throughout the raft, as would be expected, but turns out that ant babies are quite a bit more bouyant than would be expected, seeing a high survival rate from these situations.  In fact, this rafting behavior leads to my major point, that ants are very adaptable.

Many poisons that are sold over the counter can work on a few ants, but they are generally smart enough to start avoiding the poisons and work around them.  It requires a professional touch to get rid of them, and that's where Richardson Pest Solutions comes in.  A professional Pest Control Expert, like Chuck Richardson of Richardson Pest Solutions, can determine whether or not you have an ant infestation, and rid your home of this problem.  Visit www.richardsonpestsolutions.com today and set up a free inspection with St Louis' best termite control company.

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p, li { white-space: pre-wrTermites aren't really a seasonal pest. In warmer, wetter climates than St. Louis, they are a menace year-round, as the queens continue creating eggs at a steady rate EVERY DAY as long as they are warm and well fed, until they die and are replaced. The King and Queen, in fact, are both fed AND groomed by workers, who are allowed to enter the "royal cell", or queen's bedroom, through small openings in the hard, protective wall around the chamber. They also provide transportation for the fertilized eggs, which are moved to the incubation chambers.

 

Termite Control St LouisThe NUMBER of eggs is what is important. The age of the queen is one factor in this. As the queen ages, her production will slow. However, temperature is also a massive contributor to the production of eggs. In tropical regions, egg production is continuous through the entire year, whereas more temperate regions, such as St. Louis, feature cycles. The termites here breed rapidly, creating a frenzy of termite activity that endangers buildings and construction sites in the spring.

 

Knowing the signs that you have termites is a major contributor to preventing them from doing MASSIVE damage to your home, and finding them is what a pest control professional like Chuck Richardson of Richardson Pest Solutions will do. He has been ridding homes of Termites since 1972, and a quick call to (314) 297-2210 in St. Louis or 636-387-2400 in St. Charles will let you setup a free inspection. Call or visit www.richardsonpestsolutions.com today!

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Termites follow a determined life cycle, but how does understanding this lead to being able to prevent them from getting into, and damaging, your home?  The cycle begins when male and female winged swarmers, also known as alates, are released from the colony.  These are potential breeders, that can help establish new colonies at different sites, seeking out moisture and food to establish a beachhead somewhere else.  Only a small number of these alates survive to establish new colonies, which is why it's so important for them to release so many swarmers.  Most of them die from natural predators, or from catching on moisture condensation before they release their wings.

The termites generally leave with long wings, suitable for distance flying, but awkward for close quarters maneuvering.  These wings are easily caught up in moisture due to their thin structure, and are abandoned once the termite reaches its new home.  This shedding renames the termites, as they become de-alates.  They emit pheremones, just like most animals and insects, and these attract the male and female termite de-alates together to breed.  each male and female pairing eventually find a nest site that they enclose.  We call that the "nuptial chamber", where they mate.  They then become that colony's king and queen, starting the process again.

This tells us that termites aren't content to stay in one place, and will use their wings to great advantage, finding their way to where the food and water are plentiful to establish new colonies.  This swarming behavior whereupon the termites spread themselves across the available territory makes them difficult to track.  A professional Pest Control Expert, like Chuck Richardson of Richardson Pest Solutions, can determine whether or not you have a termite infestation, and rid your home of this problem.  Visit www.richardsonpestsolutions.com today and set up a free inspection with St Louis' best termite control company.

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Termite swarms are making a serious comeback in St. Louis.  Due to the river and humidity in St. Louis, they tend to always be fairly strong, and this has led to swarm re-population, as these are serious breeding conditions for termites.  These insects crave moisture, light, the proper temperature, and food.  These push swarms of termites to different parts of the country, where they breed and eat.  Knowing these factors allows a knowledgeable pest control professional to be prepared.

Finding these termites is very difficult.  They hide in seams of concrete slabs and feast on the insides of your walls.  Any wood to ground contact is a potential ingress point for termites, including low or cracked concrete foundation, older brick that can have crumbling mortar between them, and almost any place you can imagine.

A professional Pest Control Expert like Chuck Richardson at Richardson Pest Solutions knows how to find the hiding places and damage that termites create.  His 35 years of Pest Control experience make him the clear choice for termite control in St Louis, as he knows exactly how to keep them out of your home.  Visit www.richardsonpestsolutions.com today for more information, and to schedule a free inspection.

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Termite swarms are dependent on a bunch of factors.  They need the temperature, moisture, wind velocity and atmospheric pressure to be right, or they can't produce the swarms that they want.  Even the different species of termites will lay their broods and come out at different times of the year.  Most experts believe that termite activity is cyclical, brought on by food availability, drought and floods, which push populations to different climates and locales.  However, the swarms are regional, in that they ebb and flow with freezes and high temperatures. 

Where do these termites breed?  One place is construction sites. These sites often leave puddles and open air areas that are conducive to the growth of termites.  The raw wood left around the sites provide them with the ability to feed freely.  They can then stick around after the construction is complete and nest in the newly constructed building.  This leads to the swarms spreading to the other homes and buildings in the area. 

Knowing these trends and being able to respond to them is what separates experienced termite control experts in St. Louis from the rest.  A pest control expert can keep termites out of your home with treatment programs that give your family or business peace of mind.  Contact Richardson Pest Solutions today at www.richardsonpestsolutions.com to schedule a free inspection, and see how a termite treatment program can keep your home safe.

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Raccoons are very smart animals.  They know where to find food, they know where to get into your home, and they can find a way into the hidden spaces in your home, living in your attic and crawlspaces.  This is especially bad during the winter months, when they seek shelter and will nest in your home, tearing up your insulation and walls.  This can also lead to physical problems.

An unfortunate elderly woman in Massachusetts is undergoing rabies shots after a rabid raccoon sauntered into her home, slept on her bed, and attacked her violently.

From NECN:

The raccoon, according to animal control, walked into the home on Hersey Street through a small cat door.

Hingham Animal Control Officer Leslie Badger says the raccoon then, "made it's [sic] way up onto the bed and then curled up and went to sleep."

"It got into bed, and she thought it was her cat and started petting it," said a neighbor who knows the victim well.

At that point, animal control says the raccoon attached itself to the woman's face and started to attack her.


Unfortunately, the woman was scratched and bitten by the raccoon pretty violently, and suffered wounds to her hands and face.  She is recovring at home, and has to undergo the extremely unpleasant series of rabies shots.  The raccoon was euthanized after testing positive for rabies.

This illustrates the danger in having these animals in the house.  If you hear scratching in the attic or other noises that aren't the usual noises of your home, visit www.richardsonpestsolutions.com today and call (314) 297-2210 or 636-387-2400 to schedule an appointment with a St. Louis Pest Control Expert.

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By Chuck Richardson
Many pest control experts can find an entranceway chewed by a rodent.  They chew through wood and drywall easily, and gain access to your St. Louis home via these chewed holes.  However, these aren't the only ways that rodents can get into your home. 

One would think that your home's foundation would be a place that rodents would have a heck of a time accessing.  It's solid concrete (either blocks or bricks) and for Pete's sake, rodents can't chew through that.  However, foundations aren't permanently set in exactly the same place.  They settle, move, and creak and crack.  As the mortar deteriorates, cracks appear between blocks/bricks that rodents are quite adept at sneaking through.  Contractors are also a major contributor to this issue, as they will create huge holes in the foundation to run cables, and often will not patch them, as they don't believe that people will ever see them. 

Any foundation inspection starts with a full walk-around of the building, with careful attention paid to any cracks that may lead to ingress into your home, looking for damage around vents, conduits, and cables that create these breaks.

Some tips to remember:

All pipes and utility lines need to be sealed at choke points to keep rodents from getting past.  These include water lines, cable, phone, and electric. 
Check the crawlspaces and basement vents
Rats will burrow beneath shallow foundations, so look for the telltale burrow marks.  They'll also use this to access via plumbing.
Look for dryer vents and air conditioning vents that may not be sealed properly to the wall.  This is an easy egress point.

For more information and to schedule a free inspection or free estimate, visit www.richardsonpestsolutions.com today and call (314) 297-2210 or 636-387-2400 to speak to a St. Louis Pest Control Expert.
Contact the author with questions at info@richardsonpestsolutions.com

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By Chuck Richardson
Researchers, scientists, pest control experts, and pretty much anyone who's heard of a termite knows that termites eat wood.  Well, technically, they eat the cellulose in the wood, but that's not important.  The important thing to us today is, how do these guys digest it?  There must be a way that these homewreckers turn hard, fibrous wood into digestible content that sustains them as they burrow deeper and deeper into your St. Louis home.

The process begins with a community of very unique microbes that live in the guts of the termite.  They are truly a community, and every one has a part to play in a complex, multi-step process.  One of the known steps involves using hydrogen to turn carbon dioxide into organic carbon, which is called actogenesis, but it isn't known what microbes do exactly what.  However, California Institute of Technology, (Caltech) has discovered a bacterium, previously unidentified, that lives on the surface of a larger microorganism in this microbe community.  This newly discovered neighbor may be the cause of actogenesis.

"In the termite gut, you have several hundred different species of microbes that live within a millimeter of one another. We know certain microbes are present in the gut, and we know microbes are responsible for certain functions, but until now, we didn't have a good way of knowing which microbes are doing what," says Jared Leadbetter, professor of environmental microbiology at Caltech, where much of the research was performed. He is also an author of a paper about the work published the week of September 16 in the online issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS).

This important discovery may lead to new ways to combat Termites in your home, as a better understanding of the issues involved in the process of digesting your home may give rise to new ways to treat at-risk wood and building materials, that may be able to repel these home-invading insects at the source, before they can do permanent damage to your home.

For more information on how to remove termites from your St. Louis home, visit www.richardsonpestsolutions.com today and call (314) 297-2210 or 636-387-2400 to make an appointment with a St. Louis Pest Control Expert.

Reach the author at info@richardsonpestsolutions.com

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By Chuck Richardson

Most people understand the basics about ants.  They live in anthills, they're highly socialized, and they steal your food.  Also, they have been known to ruin a picnic.  However, this information just scratches the surface of the fascinating world of ants. 

Grzegorz Buczkowski, a Purdue University research assistant professor of entomology, has discovered that odorous house ants, the main species that you'll see in your home in St. Louis, have colonies that grow larger and more complex in cities than they do in forests, which is their native habitat.  In a forest, they live in colonies of around 50 with one queen, but they become enormous "supercolonies" in urban areas, with over 6 million workers and up to 50,000 queens. 

"This is a native species that's doing this," said Buczkowski in the journal Biological Invasions. "Native ants are not supposed to become invasive. We don't know of any other native ants that are outcompeting other species of native ants like these."

Odorous house ants tend to live in hollow acorn shells when they are found in forests.  The name odorous comes from the coconut or rum-like smell that emenates from them when they are crushed.

In locations that are a combination of urban and natural, ie a park, Buczkowski said he observed colonies of about 500 workers with a single queen. He believes that it's conceivable that as the ants move closer to urban areas, they will have easier access to food, shelter and other resources. "In the forest, they have to compete for food and nesting sites," Buczkowski said. "In the cities, they don't have that competition. People give them a place to nest, a place to eat."

Buczkowski said understanding why the supercolonies form could lead to better control of the pests in homes, as well as ensuring that they don't outcompete beneficial species.

Future studies on odorous house ants will include studying the ant's genetics and trying to understand the effects of urbanization of odorous house ants.

For more information on how to rid your home of odorous house ants, carpenter ants, and other pests in St. Louis, MO, visit www.richardsonpestsolutions.com today, and call (314) 297-2210 or 636-387-2400 to schedule a free inspection and estimate!

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Do you hear sounds in the attic? Does it sound like something is chewing through the ceiling? Is there an early morning party in the attic you weren't invited to? If so, you just might have squirrels! Seeing or hearing them run across the roof is a good sign that you need to have a professional wildlife removal specialist check out your home.

Squirrel Control St LouisSquirrels can be one of the most destructive animals that get inside homes. They move insulation, gnaw on electrical wires, and gnaw on the wooden support beams. Gnawing is the constant nibbling done by rodents to wear down their front teeth so they do not get too long. The gnawing of wiring is perhaps the scariest damage they do. By stripping the insulation from the wires, it increases the chances for a short and thus increases the risk of fire.

Squirrels are excellent climbers and to gain access to your home, they can climb straight up your wall whether you have trees touching or not. The most common reason squirrels enter a home is to give birth to their young. This typically happens twice a year (spring and fall).

So, if you suspect squirrels in the attic, hear noises in the attic in the morning or evening, or have squirrels crossing the roof, you should certainly call the pest control professionals at Richardson Pest Solutions of St Louis. We can diagnose your problem, trap and remove the offending individuals, and provide the necessary repairs to cover holes and construction gaps that may be allowing them entry into your home. Squirrel trapping is the most common method for removal and we take pride in completely solving your problem with the addition of exclusion repairs.

As a member of the National Pest Management Association, the Missouri Pest Management Association, and the Greater St Louis Pest Control Association, Chuck Richardson is known city-wide as one of the most experienced, professional pest control expert in St. Louis. Chuck uses environmentally friendly chemicals and is careful with customer property on every call, ensuring the safety of children and pets in every case. Finding a pest control expert like Chuck is a godsend for those in St. Louis, St. Charles, and the surrounding areas, because he can be depended on for any type of pest control or animal control.

If you have pests in your home or business, call Chuck Richardson today at (314) 297-2210 or 636-387-2400, and visit www.richardsonpestsolutions.com today for more information.

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When your plumbing goes bad, you call a plumber. When you have a hole in your drywall, you call a drywall guy. When you see an animal in your house or business, you call an animal control expert. But what does that mean, exactly? Animal and Pest Control, specifically in St. Louis, means raccoons, squirrels, bats, rodents, and moles. These are the most common types of animals that run across home and business owners, and the most common pest animals in the area.

Animal Control St LouisChuck Richardson, owner of Richardson Pest Solutions since 1972, has years of experience in dealing with animals. Finding these animals in your home or business is an art, something that requires the experience to know the little hidey-holes that these creatures love to find in your buildings. Chuck has found every type of animal in every type of building, and can help you with your animal control problem in St. Louis.As a member of the National Pest Management Association, the Missouri Pest Management Association, and the Greater St Louis Pest Control Association, Chuck Richardson is known city-wide as one of the most experienced, professional pest control expert in St. Louis.

Chuck uses environmentally friendly chemicals and is careful with customer property on every call, ensuring the safety of children and pets in every case. Finding a pest control expert like Chuck is a godsend for those in St. Louis, St. Charles, and the surrounding areas, because he can be depended on for any type of pest control or animal control.

If you have pests in your home or business, call Chuck Richardson today at (314) 297-2210 or 636-387-2400, and visit www.richardsonpestsolutions.com today for more information.

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When squirrels, raccoons, termites, brown recluses and ants invade your home, what is there to do? Call a professional Pest Control Expert. But finding one isn't as easy as opening the phone book anymore. A pest control expert needs to be experienced and knowledgeable, but also needs to be able to converse with customers, as they are going to be going through all of the nooks and crannies of your home or business, exterminating the vermin that have infested your space. Chuck Richardson of Richardson Pest Solutions has been the St. Louis Area's best pest control experts since 1972, serving thousands of customers over the years.

Pest Control St LouisAs a member of the National Pest Management Association, the Missouri Pest Management Association, and the Greater St Louis Pest Control Association, Chuck Richardson is known city-wide as one of the most experienced, professional pest control expert in St. Louis. Chuck uses environmentally friendly chemicals and is careful with customer property on every call, ensuring the safety of children and pets in every case. Finding a pest control expert like Chuck is a godsend for those in St. Louis, St. Charles, and the surrounding areas, because he can be depended on for any type of pest control or animal control.

If you have pests in your home or business, call Chuck Richardson today at (314) 297-2210 or 636-387-2400, and visit www.richardsonpestsolutions.com today for more information.

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Do you hear sounds in the attic? Does it sound like something is chewing through the ceiling? Is there an early morning party in the attic you weren't invited to? If so, you just might have squirrels! Seeing or hearing them run across the roof is a good sign that you need to have a professional wildlife removal specialist check out your home.

Squirrels can be one of the most destructive animals that get inside homes. They move insulation, gnaw on electrical wires, and gnaw on the wooden support beams. Gnawing is the constant nibbling done by rodents to wear down their front teeth so they do not get too long. The gnawing of wiring is perhaps the scariest damage they do. By stripping the insulation from the wires, it increases the chances for a short and thus increases the risk of fire.

Squirrels are excellent climbers and to gain access to your home, they can climb straight up your wall whether you have trees touching or not. The most common reason squirrels enter a home is to give birth to their young. This typically happens twice a year (spring and fall).

So, if you suspect squirrels in the attic, hear noises in the attic in the morning or evening, or have squirrels crossing the roof, you should certainly call the pest control professionals at Richardson Pest Solutions of St Louis. We can diagnose your problem, trap and remove the offending individuals, and provide the necessary repairs to cover holes and construction gaps that may be allowing them entry into your home. Squirrel trapping is the most common method for removal and we take pride in completely solving your problem with the addition of exclusion repairs.

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Termites are often called the “silent destroyer” because they may be secretly hiding and thriving in your home or yard without any immediate signs of damage. All termites consume cellulose-based plant materials. Unfortunately, all homes, regardless of their construction type, can provide cellulose food for termite infestation.

Termites are detritivores, or detritus feeders. They feed on dead plants and trees as well as dead parts of living trees, including wood and wood in the soil. A termite’s mouth is capable of tearing pieces of woody material. This ability is what causes concern in human dwellings: while termite workers only measure approximately 1 cm to a few millimeters in length, their feeding habits are capable of causing costly damage to property. House foundations, furniture, shelves and even books are all possible feeding sites for termites.

Subterranean termite homes are usually formed in soil. Within these mounds, termites build elaborate tunnel systems and mud tunnels through which they access above-ground food sources. Drywood termites live within the wood they consume and oftentimes infest walls and furniture.

When a colony has matured, winged, swarming termites can be seen around windows and doors. Winged termites are highly attracted to sources of light and are most active in springtime. After mating, these termites locate a new breeding site and create another colony, spreading infestations throughout multiple locations in the case of drywood termites.

What Can You Do to Help Protect Your Home?

Control measures include reducing the potential for subterranean termite infestation, preventing termite entry, and applying residual chemicals for remedial treatment. Control services offer several choices in baiting systems to treat termites. This technology requires that the applicator know termite biology and behavior to apply the baits correctly. It also demands diligent monitoring. Some baiting systems are advertised to be used alone in termite control; others are used with liquid termiticides. In general, baits require several trips to the job site for installation and monitoring. Control may take from a few weeks to more than a year.

Termite treatment requires specialized equipment such as drills, pressure injectors, pressure-generating pumps and high-gallon tanks. Therefore, in almost every instance, using the services of professional pest control operators is recommended. They are familiar with construction principles and practices, have the necessary equipment, and know termite biology and habits. Members of the pest control industry who offer termite control may be licensed or certified by a state agency for competence in treatment procedures that provide safe and effective control.

Eliminate Moisture Problems

  • Repair leaking faucets, water pipes, and A/C units
  • Divert water from foundation
  • Keep gutters and downspouts clean
  • Remove excessive plant cover and wood mulch
  • Get rid of standing water on roof
  • Keep all vents clear and open
  • Seal entry points around water and utility lines or pipes


Remove Termite Food Sources

  • Keep firewood, lumber or paper away from foundation or crawl space
  • Get rid of stumps and debris near house
  • Place screens on outside vents
  • Check decks and wooden fences for damage
  • Wood on your home shouldn’t contact the soil


Termite Warning Signs & Identification

Some indications you may have a termite infestation:

  • A temporary swarm of winged insects in your home or from the soil around your home.
  • Any cracked or bubbling paint or frass (termite droppings).
  • Wood that sounds hollow when tapped.
  • Mud tubes on exterior walls, wooden beams or in crawl spaces.
  • Discarded wings from swarmers.

Simply visit http://richardsonpestsolutions.com today and utilize the live chat function located in the bottom right corner, and ask your question to Chuck, who can help you to either fix your issue if it's an emergency, or make an appointment to come to your home or business to help you in person.  Chuck and his experienced staff of professional pest control experts can come to your home for St. Louis County, St. Charles, Wentzville, O'Fallon, Chesterfield, Wildwood, Creve Coeur, Des Peres, Ellisville, Fenton, Kirkwood, Ladue, Lake St. Louis, St. Peters, Town & Country, Webster Groves, and all other St. Louis Counties, visit http://richardsonpestsolutions.com today and call (314) 297-2210 in St. Louis or 636-387-2400 in St. Charles to schedule an appointment.

Chuck Richardson is a member of the National Pest Management Association, and has been a family-owned and family-operated business since 1972. His vast experience can help with any pest control problem you have.

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Everyone has questions about pest control, and the answer can't always be found online.  While countless articles have been written about the different ways to eliminate ants or get rid of spiders or control raccoons or bats, each situation is different.  That's why Richardson Pest Solutions of St. Louis, MO, is proud to announce their new Live Chat system that allows you to ask Chuck Richardson, NPMA-Certified professional, your pest control questions.

Simply visit http://richardsonpestsolutions.com today and utilize the live chat function located in the bottom right corner, and ask your question to Chuck, who can help you to either fix your issue if it's an emergency, or make an appointment to come to your home or business to help you in person.  Richardson Pest Solutions of St. Louis, MO is an NPMA Certified Pest Control company, servicing St. Louis County, St. Charles, Wentzville, O'Fallon, Chesterfield, Wildwood, Creve Coeur, Des Peres, Ellisville, Fenton, Kirkwood, Ladue, Lake St. Louis, St. Peters, Town & Country, Webster Groves, and all other St. Louis Counties.  They have been in business since 1972, and have the experience to take care of spiders, ants, termites, bats, moles, squirrels, rats and mice, and racoons.  They use the most advanced techniques and safest chemicals, and will make sure that your home is pest free.  Call (314) 297-2210 in St. Louis or 636-387-2400 in St. Charles, and visit http://richardsonpestsolutions.com today for more information.

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Pests Don't Stand a Chance...

"I prefer the customer service model that Richardson Pest Solutions utilizes. They will call and remind you the day before your appointment."

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Sharon

St. Louis, MO

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