When I moved into my current home a few years ago, my husband and I didn’t give much thought to our need for pest control services. For the first few years of living in this home, my spouse and I put all of our energy into completing college and establishing our careers. However, one day, a family friend received some heartbreaking news. Her home was infested with termites. The older wooden home could not be saved due to the damage these little insects had caused. This sudden event became our wakeup call. We quickly made an appointment with a trusted pest control entity. After having our home checked for termites, we breathed a sigh of relief. On this blog, you will discover how to protect your investment by hiring a pest control specialist to conduct annual visits to your home.