Ants – Orange County Infestation – How to get rid of them
How to get rid of Ants in your Orange County Home.
Ant control is no easy job and they can be quite the headache for you and in your home. Ants can enter through the tiniest holes and cracks in your walls and foundation. They are looking for water and sweet foods. These smart little creatures leave an invisible trail that contains pheromones so the rest of the Ants can find the food trail. Ants create nests in the strangest spots like: Dirt, Underground, in the grass or lawn, old wood stumps and even in your walls.
Removing ants from your home:
Most ant sprays you buy at the store only kill the ants you can see and unfortunately they will keep coming back because most likely theres a big colony of ants on your property somewhere. The different type of ants can variey in your home from: Black Ants, Red Ants, Crazy Ants, Queen Ants, Grease Ants, Sugar Ants, White-footed Ants, Leafcutter Ants, Army Ants, Carpenter Ants, Field Ant, Fire Ant, Citronella Ant, Acrobat Ant and winged ants to name a few. Sometimes its just easiest to call in the professionals!
Nerdy Ant Facts: Ants are social insects of the family Formicidae /fɔrˈmɪsɨdiː/ and, along with the related wasps and bees, belong to the order Hymenoptera. Some ant species are considered as pests. The presence of ants can be undesirable in places meant to be sterile. The can also come in the way of humans by their habit of raiding stored food, damaging indoor structures, causing damage to agricultural crops either directly or by aiding sucking pests or because of their stings and bites.
As many of us have learned, when you live in Southern California or Orange County for that matter, ants are a part of life and there’s only so much you can do to remove them on your own. If you find yourself in the middle of an ant infestation, give us a call at (714) 916-0173 and we will help make your home an ant-free zone.
If you want to get rid of a serious ant problem just give us a call today and we’ll help you solve your ant issues asap!
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