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INSULATION THAT PROTECTS YOUR HOME FROM PESTS

Part of our comprehensive pest and termite control service

Interested in TAP Pest Control Insulation in Orlando?

Turner Pest Control is happy to offer our Orlando area customers TAP insulation that protects you from pests.

As part of our comprehensive pest control and termite control service, Turner Pest Control technicians are fully trained and licensed to install environmentally safe TAP pest control insulation—a unique form of pesticide for your attic as well as an excellent insulation material. The key aspect of TAP pest control insulation that provides the pesticide benefit is the use of a very specialized form of borate material as an additive to the paper fibers. The type of borate material used in TAP pest control insulation is commonly used by pest management professionals in cabinets, around baseboards of homes, and even around the outside of the homes to kill insects.

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Insulation that protects you from pests

TAP pest control insulation is a “loose-fill,’ cellulose insulation, so it is installed by being blown into attics on top of existing insulation.

It can also be installed in attics and walls of new homes with specialized machines. While reducing your energy bills by keeping your home warmer in winter and cooler in summer, TAP pest control insulation also controls common household pests that nest in attics and walls like ants, booklice, centipedes, crickets, darkling beetles, earwigs, millipedes, roaches, silverfish, sow bugs, and termites (including Formosan termites).

TAP pest control insulation guards against mold and mildew, offers excellent acoustical control and fire resistance with year-round energy savings, and provides permanent pest protection backed by a lifetime warranty.

ATTIC INSULATION REMOVAL AND RESTORATION

Attic insulation can be easily damaged in a number of ways resulting in a reduction of the overall benefit of the insulation or even create hazardous health concerns within your home. The relative warmth of your attic in the winter, as compared to the outside, can be an attractive place for small animals and insects to hide leaving behind feces and other materials and creating a health hazard in your home. Additionally, the soft and fluffy fiber glass insulation in your attic can be blown around by air entering through the soffits which can reduce the overall performance and benefit of the insulation.

Ask your Turner Pest Control technician to perform an attic inspection to evaluate the condition of your insulation.

Learn more about our TAP Insulation

Below are a few examples of problems that can occur with your attic insulation, and reasons for removal:

  • According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), humans can become infected with diseases from rodents when they are exposed to fresh urine, droppings, saliva, or nesting materials. When the droppings are moved around, spores can become airborne and enter the human body through inhalation, eyes and ears.
  • Airflow could also potentially create this same effect.
  • Disturbed or damaged insulation costs you money in energy bills and invites moisture damage.
  • Uneven insulation and leaky duct work make your HVAC system work harder and robs you of comfort and money.

  • Animal presence in the attic means urine and feces – and even animal carcasses – giving off odors. Homeowner’s may be living with a litter box right above their heads!
  • The animals and their residue attract insects, mold, bacteria and other microorganisms which feed and breed on organic wastes.
  • According to the USDA, “Since free-roaming wildlife does not receive veterinary care, all species can carry diseases and parasites.”
  • Among these hazards, the USDA cites fleas, ticks, lice, mites, tuberculosis, histoplasmosis, and encephalitis. Children and pets are particularly at risk from these conditions.

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