The Termite is the single pest that causes the most damage in Singapore.
Termites feed on the cellulose found in untreated timber, which means that wooden furniture and building structures including roof rafters are most vulnerable.
There are 3 groups of Termites in Singapore: Dampwood Termites, Drywood Termites and Subterranean Termites.
It is estimated that 90% of Termite Infestation is caused by Subterranean Termites. This is what they look like and if you turn on your speakers you will hear the crackling sound caused by the Soldier Termites banging their heads against the timber to alert the foragers, which is a sure sign that the infestation is heavy: