Termite in butcher block from Florida

Asked May 24, 2018, 7:13 PM EDT

I brought a butcher block table from Florida to Pittsburgh its got termites . should throw it out or will the fl. Termites die up here . its 130 years old . I hope I can keep it

Pennsylvania urban integrated pest management

1 Response

It depends on what type of termites are infesting the butcher block table. You can take a sample to your local county extension office for free ID.

Here are a couple of additional resources:
http://articles.extension.org/pages/71458/integrated-pest-management-for-termites
http://articles.extension.org/pages/23613/structural-and-public-health-pests:-termites