Saturday, August 23, 2014

I have a huge ant problem, do exterminators work?

Ants are important to our envirnoment as exterminators we understand that and able to keep them from your homes and buildings. A thorough ant inspection of your property is always performed by your Seattle Ant exterminator technician to search out existing trouble spots, that you may or may not know about.Eliminate condition conducive to ant nests and treat in the areas where ants find ways onto your property and into your home. A thorough search and destroy procedure is performed by your Ant exterminator technician to find all existing colonies.

Seattle Ant Exterminators are used to control ants which are the most frequent and persistent pests encountered around homes and buildings. Besides being a nuisance, ants contaminate food, build unsightly mounds on our property, and cause structural damage by hollowing out wood for nesting.which can be life-threatening to hypersensitive individuals.Our seattle ants exterminators are trained to get an understanding of you get infestation which makes easy for the to come up with a treatment plan the will fix the problem.The 4 most common types of ants in Bellevue, Kirkland, Redmond, Issaquah, Seattle are Carpenter Ants, pavement Ants, Odorous House Ants, and Moisture Ants. There are many other types of ants. Ant infestation are not easy to control and different strategies should be used depending on nest location and food preferences of the ants.

Monday, August 18, 2014

Where ants hide in your house

Ants can easily find a way indoors through even the tiniest cracks, so other areas of the home are also common with excess moisture are known to attract ants, so bathrooms and kitchens are highly susceptible to an infestation. Carpenter ants, for example, often build nests in damp areas like behind bathroom tiles or under sinks. To prevent an infestation in the bathroom or kitchens.
Inspecting sinks, toilets and tubs for any leaks or drips.
pick up any leftover food and wash the bowls of pet food regularly.
sugar, syrup and honey in plastic containers that snap shut, and wipe them down to remove any sticky residue.
Check to ensure shampoo, lotion and soap bottles are secured and no contents have spilled out of their containers.
Taking the trash out regularly will prevent ants from getting in old fruit,sweet smells and empty bottles of soda juice
Thorough cleaning by scrubbing the floors with disinfectant cleaner, and wiping down the inside of drawers with warm soapy water.
To keep ants from finding a way inside, homeowners should pest-proof around the outside of the home. Experts recommend sealing any cracks with silicone caulk, repairing holes in window and door screens, replacing weather-stripping, fixing loose mortar around the basement foundation and windows, and keeping tree branches trimmed back and away from the house.

Sunday, August 17, 2014

DO-IT-YOURSELF ANT CONTROL INFORMATION Seattle Ant Control’s Blogs Detail Simple Ways to Keep Ants Out of Houses, Buildings

Ants control exterminators making it difficult for big or little black ants to reach their food source will encourage the pests to look elsewhere for food.

discuss slow-acting insecticides and their usefulness in eliminating ants, talk about how to get rid of small black ants and carpenter ants, explain why ants invade households in the summer and offer simple ways to keep ants out of any building.

Household ant pests in bellevue may be nesting outdoors and invading the house to find food.
It is not uncommon for colonies to establish satellite colonies indoors, while the main or parent colony remains outdoors.
Reproductive swarms from outdoor colonies may establish themselves in houses too.
It is important to locate the access points into the house and seal them. #Ants often enter the house
through door and window trim, holes around plumbing and wiring, etc. Making it difficult to
reach their food source will encourage the pests to look elsewhere for food.
Seeing large numbers of winged ants in your house is often a clue that the nest is indoors.
However, finding the nest can be quite difficult.Nests are commonly found in the following locations.
soil around or under the house, beneath sidewalks and driveways, along steps and foundations,
under debris and rocks, in stumps or other damp, decayed wood, in trees, and in lawns.
Some common nest locations include decaying structural timbers, attics, wall and floor voids,
under sinks, behind cabinets, and many similar hard-to-reach places.
Ants require moisture to survive, so remove any decay in building.

— Home infestations are often traced to the lawn, so treating the lawn often solves the problem. A chemical barrier is a temporary but effective treatment if applied around the outside of the house.

— Foraging worker ants are quick to find crumbs, grease, food scraps and food in open or partly open containers. Keep the kitchen clean.

— Insecticides can get rid of ants indoors, but they don't eliminate the root of the problem — the colony. If you use an insecticide indoors, buy one made for indoor use.

— Treating the trails that ants follow inside from their outdoor nest will often discourage them from coming in again. If you can find the trail, follow it to the nest and treat it with a labeled insecticide. Always read labels before using one of these products.
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Ant Exterminators is one of the leading ant control exterminators serving in Seattle and Eastside WA offers a wide range of safe, effective ant control solutions. Their highly trained technicians are expert in giving ant control methods. Their main aim is to provide the most effective ecologically safe ant exterminator’s services to every customer nearby Seattle, Kirkland, Issaquah, Medina, Mercer Island, Sammamish, Woodinville, Renton, WA areas. They are available 24*7 for their clients.

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