The best control of termites is prevention and the best time to provide protection against termites is during the planning and construction of a building. J&J Exterminating offers a "Pre-Treat" program to treat the soil and perimeter of the slab with conventional pesticides. The Sentricon Baiting System by Dow AgroSciences is J&J's preferred method of termite elimination. Conventional pesticides and costly fumigation only rids your structure of existing termites. The Sentricon Baiting System eliminates the colony itself.
Here are some termite-prevention tips: