When you see a pest scurrying through your home, you may feel the need to tackle the issue with bug spray—fast. Don’t do it. Instead, call a professional carpenter ant exterminator who can help rid your home of these dangerous pests. What Are Carpenter Ants? Carpenter ants shouldn’t be confused with the tiny odorous or
Although small creatures, ants can be a serious nuisance for Portland homeowners. Odorous or sugar ants like to crawl around on kitchen countertops while carpenter ants enjoy making a mess out of your wooden siding. To remove these pests, you must call a professional ant exterminator. Ant Extermination at the Source The goal of any
Seeing one or two pesky ants in your Portland home may not be a cause for concern. Yet, ants are colony-based pests that typically don’t travel too far away from others. A qualified and experienced ant exterminator can help rid your home of ants once and for all. How Does Ant Extermination Work?
If you've found a few ants in or around your home, you may be able to get rid of them with off-the-shelf repellants and spray products from local hardware stores. But, a large ant infestation means that they have established large colonies in your house. If this is your situation, you may need to rely
In Portland, it is mostly carpenter ants and sugar ants that cause problems. Carpenter ants destroy the wood in your home’s walls, ceilings and floors. Sugar ants are much smaller. While they don’t do as much damage, they are annoying and unhealthy because they congregate around food on your kitchen counters, in drawers or near
Ants invade homes through a wide range of avenues, many of which homeowners overlook. In the Portland area, for instance, ants are known to infiltrate homes through cracks in walls and foundations, doors and windows, floorboards, under the roofline and even through the attic. Even a miniscule opening can prove a means of entry for
Now that the weather has been warming up in the Portland, OR area, you can count on starting to see Carpenter Ants to pop up again. With many pest control companies offering to treat Carpenter Ants, the most important information that you need to know is what makes our approach best for you? There have
Carpenter ants in fall Carpenter ant damage The simple answer is – yes. Here are some photos of an infestation we just encountered. While spring is certainly the most active season for carpenter ants, they can be active and causing damage any time of year if they can find a spot
Recognizing the earliest signs of a carpenter ant infestation will help you get a handle on the problem more quickly and save money. Call All Pest today at 503-968-5950.