There are thousands of different species of ants, including wood-destroying ants, carpenter ants and sugar ants. Each type of ant has different characteristics and why they are there. As a result each different ant type requires its own different treatment.
There are thousands of different species of ants. There are different methods of treatment for each species of ants. Our trained professionals will be able to identify and create a plan of action to get your ants under control as fast and affordable as possible.
Each species is different. Therefore, they have different characteristics and leave different signs that they are there.
What ants live in North Texas?
In North Texas, we commonly see Argentine ants, black ants, acrobat ants, carpenter ants, fire ants, pharaoh ants, crazy ants, odorous house ants, rover ants and leaf-cutting ants, to name a few. Some of the species of ants in North Texas can be misidentified if not identified and treated by professionals, because they look very similar and may be found in similar areas.
What are the signs to start treating for ants?
Whenever you see mounds in the yard or ants around areas of the house, it’s time to start treating. For example, little black sugar ants will be around kitchen areas. They are looking for moisture and food that has been left out. Sanitation issues are usually the cause of an ant infestation. Keep the kitchen fairly clean and wiped down. If there is no food or water source, you reduce the chance of problem.