Summer is a time that is sprawling with new life. Flowers are blooming and bees are returning once again in order to continue their cycle of collecting honey and distributing pollen, etc. Unfortunately, some of the insects that are returning to New Jersey and its surrounding areas destroy wood as part of their life cycles. Yes, wood boring insects present a constant threat to any wood structure and summer sees these menaces returning to their destructive ways. But what types of wood consuming insects are native to our area? Here are a few of the more prolific insect varieties that you should be on the lookout for.
Finally, don’t let wood boring insects ruin your deck. Choose experts who can properly install a deck made of treated lumber and you will be able to enjoy it for generations.