Depending on the type of extermination, accessibility and size of a structure, costs for termite treatment range from $1,200 to over $3,000 as of 2014. Chemicals, bait, fumigation and heat are all methods used to stop the damage caused by termites.
According to Clark Pest Control, orange oil is an effective treatment for drywood termites, but it is not a sufficient treatment for subterranean infestations. Orange oil is only capable of spot-treating localized, identifiable areas. Orange oil does not protect against future infestations and is no
Factors such as location, type of treatment used and the size of the home all affect the cost of termite treatment, but in 2014, the average cost of treatment ranged from $1,300 to more than $4,000, according to CostHelper, Inc. Most extermination companies charge by the number of feet in the perime
To choose the best termite treatment, consider the extent of termite infestation. Possible treatments for isolated infestations include the Electro-Gun, which uses electric current to eliminate termites, and chemical pesticides, which you can apply into the termite location by drilling holes in the
Effective termite products are those containing insecticides, such as permethrin, bifenthrin, acetamiprid and esfenvalerate, notes the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). These and other insecticides can be found in brands, such as Termidor, Alpine Ant and Termite Foam and Spectracide Pest Contro
The cost of termite treatment ranges from $1,150 to more than $3,000 as of 2014. The cost varies depending on the size of the property being treated and the extent of the infestation of termites.
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Skin lice can be effectively treated with an over-the-counter or prescription-strength topical lotion or creme rinse that is applied to the affected area, according to WebMD. The topical medicine is left on the skin for a period of time before being removed by rinsing.
Fungal skin infections are typically treated with either over-the-counter or prescription-strength antifungal medications, according to WebMD. Treatments for fungal skin infections usually involve keeping the infected area clean and dry as well.
Griseofulvin and terbinafine hydrochloride are the top anti-fungal medications prescribed for fungus on the scalp, also known as tinea capitis or ringworm of the scalp. Doctors also often prescribe a medicated shampoo containing a 2.5 percent solution of selenium sulfide, according to Healthline.