Tim-bor ® Treatment
Tim-bor ® can be applied as a solution, foam or dust for wood treatment against wood-destroying organisms, and even more as a solution or dust for general insect control. This is one of the best ways for a fungi treatment.
Tim-bor ®, if applied as a solution or foam to wood, will penetrate into the wood to various depths dependent upon the moisture in the wood and the wood species. The active ingredient does not break down, therefore as normal moisture changes occur in the wood, It is always available to be drawn deeper into the wood over time, providing long-lasting protection.
This product is an insecticide, fungicide and wood preservative for the protection and treatment of lumber against fungal decay and wood destroying insects (including termites, beetles, and carpenter ants). Even more, It gets its preservative power from the active ingredient DOT (disodium octaborate tetrahydrate).
What fungi do we treat at Universal?
1. White Rot- Attacks primarily hardwoods and causes a white or yellow discoloration by attacking the cellulose and lignin in the wood. Eventually, the wood will develop a spongy touch and stringy appearance.
2. Brown Rot- Attacks primarily softwoods and causes the wood to turn dark brown. It is often called “brown cubical rot” due to the way the wood can split across the grain, giving a checkerboard appearance or breaking off in cubes. Brown rot can weaken wood quickly, causing the wood to be very dry and powdery, hence the misleading nickname “dry rot.”
If you are looking for the best wood fungus treatment/Tim-bor treatment here in Virginia Beach and the surrounding cities, call us! Universal offers a free inspection for roaches, rodents, mosquitoes, spiders, ants, and termites. We have many pest control and termite control programs to protect your home from these pests.
Moisture Control by Universal Pest & Termite
Universal specializes in moisture control under homes in Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Newport News, and surrounding cities. Customers receive a complete service solution based on the needs of the home. We offer
- fungi treatments
- French drains
- foundation vents
- structural repairs
- poly ground cover
All of our services come with a full warranty! Also, we offer our exclusive “Smart-Pay” solution, which are Easy payment options directly with Universal Pest & Termite.
Universal Pest & Termite also offers combined Pest / Termite programs together for one low rate! No need to pay a company a fee for pest control and a fee for termite protection. To see if your home qualifies Click Here and request a free inspection. We provide you with our best and effective pest control services. Call today to book!
You do not need to go anywhere for an effective wood fungus treatment. We are just a call away. Call or write anytime you see moisture at home, and as a result we will be here to help protect your home!