Pre-Treatment with Borates

Green Solutions
Bora-Care Termite Pretreatment
With Bora-Care, we create a continuous two-foot foundation barrier.
This barrier includes all wood framing, concrete, expantion joints and plumbing penetrations.
The choice of green builders across the country.
No chemicals applied to the soil.
Active ingredient is a natural mineral salt.
The finished Bora-Care solution has an oral toxicity (LD50) less than half that of table salt.*
Applied directly to the wood, where it crystallizes into the cellular structure of the wood.
No VOCs (Volatile Organic Compounds).
Provides additional protection aganst general pest such as cockroaches.
Ask about available protection and warranty programs.
Formulated with a concern for the environment, Bora-Care is used for the interior and exterior control of subterranean termites, drywood termites, Formosan termites, wood destroying beetles and decay fungi. Perfect for termite remedial and pretreatments, Bora-Care eliminates the wood as a food source for pests. Over ten years of efficacy studies prove wood destroying organisms cannot develop resistance against Bora-Care. Bora-Care is accepted by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development as a primary tool against termites in new home construction. It's specifically listed by the International Building Codes as a suitable alternative to soil treatments. Nisus also offers a 12-year residential pretreatment warranty to the professional pest control industry.
Bora-Care is a borate-based termiticide, insecticide and fungicide concentrate applied directly to the wood by our pest management professional. Its patented glycol formula penetrates deep into the wood providing long lasting protection. Bora-Care protects the wood as long as it is in service.

Formulated with a concern for the environment, Tim-bor is used for the control of carpenter ants, drywood termites, wood decay fungi and wood boring beetles. As water soluable borate powder, Tim-bor diffuses into the wood and acts as a wood insecticide, fungicide and preservative. Tim-bor won't break down over time like most organic compounds, therefore offering longer lasting protection. Best of all, Tim-bor is easy to mix, virutally odorless and has no known resistance.
Tim-bor can be used as a wood preservation, insecticide or fungicide. Our pest management professionals can apply it to the wood as a dust, liquid, foam or mist for both interior and exterior use.



Jecta controls and prevents termites, wood decaying fungi and wood destroying beetles. Jecta is formulated with a concern for the environment and has no known resistance.
Jecta's convenient, ready-to-use applicator is great for protecting fence posts and treating hard-to-reach wood. Jecta acts as a termiticide, insecticide and fungicide.
*Bora-Care's active ingredient is a natural borate mineral salt with a low mammalian toxicity, yet it is still deadly to insect pest. it is not intended for human consumption.
Do not ingest.