Know what to look out for when wood boring insects or woodworm is present
If your woodworm problem only affects small wooden items, such as furniture or a musical instrument, you may be able to “do it yourself” using our Rentokil DIY woodworm treatment products. Our products have been perfected over our 60 years of experience in woodworm control and are safe and effective. They can be bought in any leading supermarket, DIY and hardware store, or in garden and trade centres around the country.
Our range of DIY woodworm products gives you a choice of woodworm fluids. These contain highly effective Permethrin to treat the affected areas and prevent the pests from coming back.
FACT: The larvae of the House Longhorn Beetle will feed inside timber for between three and eleven years depending on the wood quality and environmental conditions.
Safety is important when using our DIY woodworm products. You can find our Safety Data Sheet information for all our DIY products on our site. If you have an accident using our DIY products you can call our emergency number 01342 833022. Every Rentokil Pest Control DIY product has this number printed on the back of the packaging.
If you have concerns regarding one of our DIY products please email us at [email protected] or call us on 0800 169 4105 and we will do our best to help you.
If you believe your woodworm issue has affected a large area or structural timbers, it may be in your best interest to get a professional water based treatment spray from a highly trained team of surveyors and technicians. Arrange an appointment today to get a Rentokil professional to assess and then treat any woodworm problem.