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COURTESY PHOTO A Sentricon station is installed in a garden near a home. The popular termite-control system uses pesticide-laced bait traps to destroy underground colonies of ground termites.
DENNIS ODA / OCTOBER 2010 Kama'aina Termite and Pest Control tented the Blaisdell Concert Hall to treat the building for termites and other pests. Tenting and fumigation to combat drywood termites is most often done with the pesticide Vikane, considered the safest and most effective chemical for the large-scale operation.