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Wood-inhabiting insects in houses their identification, biology, prevention, and control by Harry B Moore

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Published by Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service in [Washington] .
Written in English


  • Termites -- United States,
  • Wood -- Deterioration

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Statementby Harry B. Moore
ContributionsUnited States. Forest Service, United States. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development
The Physical Object
Pagination133 p. :
Number of Pages133
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17952743M

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Moore HB () Wood-inhabiting insects in houses: Their. identification, biology, prevention, and control. USDA. Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, Madison, WI. Ringman R, Pilgard A, Brischke C, Richter K () Mode. of action of brown rot decay resistance in modified wood: A review. Holzforschung 68(2)Cited by: 7. A wood destroying insect (WDI) inspection is performed to determine if visible evidence of wood inhabiting insects is present. All visible areas of the structure which are readily accessible at the time of inspection are inspected. A typical WDI home inspection requires less than an hour to complete and is normally ordered by the purchaser. Wood-Inhabiting Fungi: Applied Aspects moisture and temperature conditions, wood-degrading fungi are able to decay timber, logs, or miscellaneous wood-pr oducts and can also cause serious. This version is modified from a similar table published in by Harry B. Moore in a bulletin titled Wood-Inhabiting Insects in Houses, USDA, FS and HUD. Control of wood-damaging pests Most wood damage from insects and fungal rot can be prevented with relatively low .

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