Termite barrier

Termite barrier

A barrier to prevent termites traveling from the ground through holes or cracks in a concrete floor slab into a building; usually consists of a termite shield.
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Even better, note the stainless steel mesh clamped to the pipe penetration that gets cast into the slab creating a physical termite barrier.
The home is extremely non-toxic due to the use of a chemical-free termite barrier system; low or no VOC paints, stains and adhesives; and formaldehyde-free cabinets.
Cap the interior of the foundation wall with a 6-mil layer of plastic and galvanized flashing both to block moisture and to serve as a termite barrier.