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Woodworm is that many people don't realise they have. Learn how to identify with them early and to fix the problem effectively.
Most people only notice woodworm when the signs become visible. Woodworm species don't always show the same signs. That's why you should look out for a variety of signs to catch the issue as early as possible. One definite sign is timber that has fresh exit holes. These are usually round shaped and their fresh and clean.
Damaged floor boards or another sign of woodworm. In some extreme cases they can become weak and break. Also look for crumbling wood, especially along the edges. You can also look out for adult woodworm which are usually seen between May and October every year. These can usually be present close the window sills.
If you spot any of the signs your house may be victim to woodworm, you will need immediate treatment to prevent the problem causing any further damage. There are many different types of woodworm and a professional team can identify your problem.
There are effective woodworm treatments available. But it starts with determining the issue first. From there you can assess the damage and then treat your house effectively. In some cases, you can also get insurance against woodworm damage. This will help you to pay for the damage than a coach.
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