Ant Control | South Florida


Ants

Ants!  Ant Control South Florida is crucial to maintaining a healthy family environment for your loved ones.  Florida ants, known as Formica, are notorious for their ability to conduct orchestrated invasions.  Ants are MUCH more calculating than what meets the eye.  These social insects utilize chemical trails and listen to a rigid hierarchy, making them extremely organized and effiecient pests.  They’re not as structurally harmful as termites, but their bites can be painful and they can also contaminate food.

The two most commonly known ants in South Florida are the Florida fire ant and Florida carpenter ant.  They’re both very social insects with two main castes working in tandem with each other.  The workers construct, repair and defend the nest, while reproductives reproduce more ants for a wreckoning army.

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Florida ants are usually found outdoors, and can be indentified by large dirt mounds.  Nests can also be created on house foundations, sidewalks, patios, tree trunks and more.  Indoors, these Florida ants can be found behind baseboards.

How Can I Prevent an Ant Invasion?

Florida ants gain access to your home via small cracks and crevasses in your home.Keep your home clean, it’s the ONLY sure-fire way to avoid ants.  Any flavored food or liquid can attract ants.  Be sure to store your food safely to reduce moisture sources, including condensation leaks.

If ants have already infested your home, help is on the way.  The most effective way to combat ants is to receive a free inspection from All Things Pest Control.  Schedule an appointment with All Things Pest Control and we will keep your home and business free of Florida ants for years to come!