Ants are the most frequent and persistent pests encountered around homes and buildings. Besides being a nuisance, Ants contaminate food, build unsightly mounds on property, and cause structural damage by hollowing out wood for nesting.
Species such as fire ants inflict painful stings, which can be life-threatening to hypersensitive individuals. To most householders, all ants look pretty much alike. In truth, dozens of different species occur around homes and buildings, each having unique characteristics which may influence the method of control.
Some of the most common house-invading ants include pavement ants, carpenter ants, acrobat ants, pharaoh ants, and odorous house ants. The latter species has become a particular nuisance in recent years, Knowing which ant(s) you have often requires the help of an entomologist or knowledgeable pest control firm.
Call us 646-470-9866 to help you control your ant infestation. We provide ant control in Brooklyn, Queens and New York.