Attics are the perfect hideaway for animals to build a home because they are rarely visited, typically full of storage boxes or hold holiday decorations, and they stay warm even in the winter months. Simply put animals tend to love them. Having animals in the attic is common. You often don’t know they are there until you start hearing noises, seeing droppings or you’re A/C Heat goes out.
The Formosan Subterranean termite is native to East Asia and was introduced to the US probably around 1945 following the end of World War II. It is considered to be the most destructive insect pest of wood and other cellulose materials throughout New Orleans, Southeast Louisiana, and many other parts of the country.