Ant Control: How to Get Rid of Ants
Ants are one of the most frustrating aspects of being a homeowner. Due to their diminutive size, ants can easily infiltrate many parts of your home. Ants can cause major problems when they get into areas of your home, such as the kitchen or bathroom. And even ant infestations outside cause problems. They often travel in large groups and will appear in your home moving in long lines. Especially if they have found something yummy in your home, like a piece of food someone dropped. And controlling these sorts of infestations can be difficult. With varying ways of effectively controlling the situation.
When we come down to control the ant infestation, we will try to find the point of impact. Ants live in colonies, so even if you only see a few ants at a time, there are likely many you do not see. And ant populations grow rapidly. So not dealing with an infestation quickly can have a major negative impact. An ant colony can even break off and establish satellite colonies in order to support the growing numbers. And before you know it, ants are everywhere!
Most species of ants are simply a nuisance and not a major health concern. However, there are some ants that may infiltrate your home that cause more problems. Commonly, we find Carpenter ants on Long Island that can cause damage to your home or electrical equipment. Some other types may even bite people or pets while infiltrating your home. These are problems you want to avoid with speedy ant control.
In general, it is best to use a hybrid of methods in order to get the job done. But no two infestations are the same, which makes it important to combat any ant control job as a unique one. Where we inspect the situation and come up with a plan of action. Due to our years of experience, we have the ability to effectively control any sort of ant infestation. Let us come down to your Long Island home and deal with your ant infestation ASAP. Don't let the situation linger. And part of the control of the ant infestation is the prevention of ant reinfestations. When we complete the extermination, we will effectively prevent them from reentering your home with various ant control techniques, such as sealing off points of entry with caulk.
Ant Control For Long Island Homes
Emergency Environmental Control offers dependable ant control services for home and business owners across Long Island, New York. Ant infestations are a common occurrence inside homes on Long Island. They can be difficult to treat and stop if you are not sure what type of ants are infesting the area. That is why identifying the ant is the first step for any ant control job. You can identify the ant on your own if you know what to look for. If not, our Long Island ant control team can inspect your home to see what sort of ants we are dealing with, while also coming up with the proper solution.
Knowing the type of any and where it is typically found is critical when it comes to treating an infestation. There are over 10,000 different species of ants across the world. You can identify the ant by their size, the number of body segments, shape, antennae and its color. Another quick way to identify them is by their nesting locations and where they may be foraging. Common foraging areas include flowerbeds, mulch beds, around windows and doors and around the foundation. So knowing these details leads to better treatment solutions.
Get Ant Control
If you need a hand when it comes to ant control for your Long Island home, get in touch with Emergency Environmental Control today. We offer professional solutions that will rid you of your ant infestation. Our ant control services are available for homeowners across Long Island, which includes towns like Forest Hills, St. James, Smithtown, Rockville Center, Ronkonkoma and more.
The number for our office is 631-862-2560. We have years of experience in pest control and have the right methods to get rid of any ant problem you have at the moment. On top of our effective ant control methods, we also handle other types of pest control. This includes service for roaches and termites.