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Why you Should Immediately Get Rid of Pharaoh Ants

Why you Should Immediately Get Rid of Pharaoh Ants

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Getting rid of insects at home has become a daily burden for some house owners. Ants especially can be really hard to fully exterminate, what with their being cooped together in large colonies. It is really advisable not to classify every single ant you see as the “normal” ant. Some can be quite deadly, as…

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Why Pharaoh ants are a nightmare for hospitals

Why Pharaoh Ants are a Nightmare for Hospitals

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Pharaoh ants are a tiny species of ants. Usually about 1/16 inches in length, they have a reddish yellow color with their abdomens having a much darker hue. They are presumed by many to be one of the plagues inflicted on the biblical Pharaoh; hence the name Pharaoh ants. These tiny insects can cause serious nightmare in…

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What attracts fire ants

What Attracts Fire Ants & How to Identify an Infestation

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As the name suggests, fire ants got their common name from their ability to inflict pain through their bites and stings which can become welt and look like a white boil.  Their colonies are often found in open areas such as gardens, lawns, golf routes, roadsides even near a structure. They can also have access…

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Dangers of Carpenter Ants

The Danger of Carpenter Ants

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Now here’s something we all know; insects can be very annoying. Waking up to find a bunch of them creeping around the house is not a sight we look forward to.  The Carpenter ants are categorized under the “destructive pests” section. A fun fact about the Carpenter ants is they are among the largest ants…

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Pest Control and the Coronavirus

Pest Control and the Coronavirus

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The Coronavirus pandemic has basically forced us to put our lives on hold. Restrictions have been placed on movement in most parts of the world, and several systems and facilities have ground to a halt. We’re essentially in stasis.  The ripple effect of this inactivity is being felt in several areas of our endeavors, one…

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How to keep fire ants out of your garden

How To Keep Fire Ants Out Of Your Garden

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Your garden is your pride and joy. You’ve invested so much effort and so many hours into making it look the way it does, and it does look stunning. Then one day, you stare out of your window to admire the exquisite view once again, and what do you see? Fire ants. In their thousands. Running…

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