Woodworm treatment in Hertfordshire

For prompt woodworm treatment and prevention of further infestation in your property, contact Olympic Preservation Ltd today.

Treating All Types Of woodworm

The term woodworm is a generic description for the wood-eating larvae of many species of beetle. Woodworm can infest any wooden item, whether it is a part of the dwelling or in the furniture within. The most common signs of woodworm are usually the appearance of holes in wooden item. Live infestations will show powder around the holes. Adult beetles emerge from the wood in the summer months. A woodworm infestation will lead to deterioration of the structural capability of the wood, and can cause extensive damage to your property. At Olympic Preservation Ltd, we employ safe and time-tested methods to eliminate the infestation completely and prevent any spread or reoccurrence.


The Types Of Woodworm Are:

– Ambrosia beetles (Platypodidae, Scolytidae)
– Bark borer beetle / Waney edge borer (Ernobius mollis)
– Common furniture beetle (Anobium punctatum)
– Death watch beetle (Xestobium rufovillosum)
– House longhorn beetle (Hylotrupes bajulus)
– Powder post beetle (Lyctus brunneus)
– Weevils (Pentarthrum huttoni, Euophryum confine)
Wharf borer

Effective Control & Prevention

We control woodworm infestations using chemical insecticides. We also check for possible sources of dampness in the wood that can be re-infected. This way we effectively eradicate both the problem and the root cause. You can rely on our services to keep your property free of woodworm and the damage they cause. Contact us today if you would like to discuss your requirements with a member of our team, we will always strive to provide you with the best possible services when it comes to woodworm control and prevention.

Have you noticed odd holes in your wooden furniture? That could be a woodworm infestation. Give us a call on
07877 078 148 for a free survey