University of Nebraska Cooperative Extension in Lancaster County
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Program Description
Don't Let Termites Destroy Your Property!
Everything Homeowners Should Know About Termites and Termite Control
Educational Workshops Presented by NU Cooperative Extension


Learn to identify termites Learn to identify termites & their damage

Make good decisions Learn how to make good decisions about treatment

Be a smarter consumer! Be a smarter consumer!

University of Nebraska-Lincoln


2005 Program Description

  • Termite biology and behavior: where termites live and how they get into your house
  • Preventing termite damage: what you can do to keep them from invading your home
  • Inspecting your home: what termites and termite damage looks like
  • Understanding treatments: differences between bait and barrier treatment approaches
  • Understand the termiticide label: why it is important for homeowners to read the label
  • Termite economics: why treatments cost so much and what a warranty means
  • Demonstration materials:
    • termite-damaged wood
    • application equipment
    • bait stations
  • Get your questions answered: presenters will stay as long as needed to answer specific questions

Workshop Brochure for HOMEOWNERS Printable file

Workshop Brochure for REALTORS Printable file

Attention Realtors: A home is usually a homeowner's biggest financial investment. Help your clients by becoming educated about termites!

Real estate licensees receive 3 hours basic credit (0048) from the Nebraska Real Estate Commission.

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