Termites in Hutch

ask2112February 25, 2012

I just bought a wood hutch shelf and painted it up nicely only to find that there are termites in it. What should I do? Do I have to get rid of it or is there an easy way to get rid of the termites? Please help!

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juncolt

There are several ways to get rid of termites, but I would offer one natural way. Termites love dark places, so you might want to set your hutch outdoors in direct sunlight on a hot day for about a few days.

    Bookmark   February 26, 2012 at 12:49PM
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ask2112

Thanks Juncolt. Right now I am living in Costa Rica, will the humidity be a problem once outside?

    Bookmark   February 26, 2012 at 3:41PM
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lazy_gardens

Seal the hutch in black plastic to run the heat up even higher. Cook them.

    Bookmark   March 1, 2012 at 6:18AM
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