Termites, Radon and Other Helpful Info

"Termites are a serious problem in Florida.  They attack and damage any building material that contains cellulose,termites_Florida_Jacksonville such as wood used in house and building construction, drywall covered with paper, or siding materials containing cellulose.  The pests commonly encountered in Florida include subterranean termites, dry-wood termites, and several wood-destroying beetles.  One of the most prevalent and dangerous wood-destroying organisms is the subterranean termite, which can cause significant wood damage to a house and other structures.  The termite's activity generally goes unnoticed until extensive damage becomes visible, and the economic impact is substantial"  -  www.FLAES.org

http://www.floridatermitehelp.org/

http://www.flaes.org/pdf/Termite20Bro.pdf

 

Radon

Radon: The Health Hazard with a Simple Solution  Radon is a cancer-causing natural radioactive gas that you can’t see, smell or taste. Its presence in your home can pose a danger to your family's health. Radon is the leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers. Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer in America and claims about 20,000 lives annually.

Learn how you can protect your family

Need a Radon Test Kit?

Florida Home Buyer and Florida Home Seller Information

 

Flood Insurance

www.Floodsmart.gov

 

Landlord Research Reports

LexisNexis is a great source of finding information about your prospective tenants:

https://personalreports.lexisnexis.com/index.jsp?channel=welcome&subchannel=clueproprisk

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