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what happens to carpenter ants in winter

What Happens to Carpenter Ants in Winter?

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Ants, like many other insects, hibernate during the winter season. Regular ants that make their nests in the ground go four feet below the surface to survive the cold weather. But that’s not the case with the ants that live inside the wood – the carpenter ants. So, the question is, where do the carpenter […]

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pet safe carpenter ants killing methods for homeowners

Pet-Safe, Carpenter Ants Killing Methods for Homeowners

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Ants are common home invaders in Canada. One of the ant species known for causing damage to residential spaces is carpenter ants. Once these ants make a colony in your home in Kitchener, they become hard to eliminate. Even the modern chemicals against carpenter ants are not safe to use owing to complications, plus the […]

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how to get rid of black carpenter ants

How To Get Rid Of Black Carpenter Ants

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This species of ants called the “carpenter ants” gets its name because of its interaction with the wood. Now when we say interaction with the wood, it does not include the consumption of the wood like termites. They burrow the wood to make their paths inside, which then are used for making their nests. The […]

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5 best home remedies to use for ant infestation

5 Best Home Remedies to Use for Ant Infestation

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Ants in your homes can cause a lot of annoyance. They keep running around your property. Mainly, a carpenter ants’ colony in your home can cause your property serious damage. You will never feel comfortable with ants inside your home. Fire ants are dangerous, too, as they can bite you. Ants can contaminate food in […]

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are carpenter ants dangerous

Are Carpenter Ants Dangerous?

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There are approximately 24 different types or species of carpenter ants. Out of all those, the most commonly found carpenter ants in Canada are the black and the red ones. You can recognize a black or a red carpenter ant by looking at their dark reddish-brown colours. The red carpenter ant has more reddish-brown on […]

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things you may not know about carpenter ants

Things You May Not Know About Carpenter Ants

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Carpenter ants are not as prominent as pests like termites, but they can damage your home the same as termites. They invade homes foraging for food and are a nuisance wherever they go. They burrow through wood creating tunnels and nests, and this type of damage can be found in damp, decaying, and hollow wood […]

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what you should know about ants life cycle

What You Should Know About Ants’ Life Cycle

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Ants are not welcome anywhere because these insects are uninvited guests in homes or business places. Once they are on your property, they can cause loads of trouble for you. Usually, you will encounter pavement, pharoah, and carpenter ants infesting residential and commercial spaces in Vancouver. If ants build their colonies, they can cause sufficient […]

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why do you need professionals for ant control in guelph

Why Do You Need Professionals for Ant Control in Guelph?

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Ants are social insects, and they can infest both homes or commercial spaces in Guelph, searching for food and shelter. Ant colonies have thousands of ants that can expand to 1,00,000 or more if conditions are right for survival. These insects are rarely aggressive except for some species. One of those species includes fire ants. […]

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