What purpose do they serve?
Termites are beneficial insects to the environment for several
For example, they feed on dead wood and any other organic
material that contains cellulous, and convert this into hummus.
Hummus is brown or black organic substance that consists of
decayed matter that provide nutrients for plants and increases
water-retention in the soil. Consequently, being beneficial
to not only the land and it's plants, but for animals as well.
How do I know I have termites and how do I get
rid of them?
Although termites are beneficial to the environment; they
are very destructive to your home and/or business. Termites
cause millions of dollars in damage each year.