Voted the number one nuisance in America in a recent survey conducted by the National Pest Management Association, ants are one house guest we could all live without, and not surprisingly, since there are over 700 species of ants in America, we all have experienced an ant problem at one time or another. Therefore, learning how to kill ants and effectively remove them from our homes is wise.
Zoecon is the manufacturer of 3 ant bait products, but picking the one that will work the best for you can be complicated, so we have a little bit of information to share with each of the ant baits main characteristics.
You likely have never had any interest in studying a colony of ants (or any reason to even consider doing so). But if you ever did, you might occasionally find a colony with some unusual residents who don’t seem to belong with the rest.
As most of us already know, ants travel in large groups. So if you have an ant problem, killing a few here and there really won’t make that big of a difference. To truly solve your problem, you need to wipe out the ants in large numbers. The best way to do that is by […]
Ants are not only annoying and unsanitary, but they can also be destructive (such as in the case of carpenter ants). So it’s important to keep these pests away from your home. With ants, continuous protection is key. You may think you’ve won the battle because you don’t see any ants crawling on your floor […]
Dealing with ants is certainly no picnic, as any ant-plagued homeowner can attest. Ants are not only annoying, but they can also cause damage to wood any other parts of your property. You need a solution that will quickly and efficiently solve your ant infestation problem, in a way that is safe for you and […]
When your home is affected by ants it can be very difficult to get rid of them; many people have ongoing problems with ants. This can get very frustrating and can cost you a lot of time and money. Up until recently people have had to rely on “over the counter” products or on exterminators to help them with their pest issues; however, with ePest Solutions we offer you professional grade, do it yourself products that can help you get rid of ants and many other pests. We offer a large variety of ant control products, one of the most common being ant bait.
When attempting to control ants with chemicals, the most basic options are direct application to the mounds or a broadcast application. It must be noted, that to reduce your ant populations, you must kill the queen. So either application of chemical control must meet that objective to be considered a success. In this article we review direct and broad cast applications for ant control.
SPRING Ants search for protein to nourish the brood. Capitalize on this ant craving by selecting Maxforce Granular Insect Bait and/or Maxforce Bait Stations. SUMMER Ants forage for sweet honeydew, which is typically found on plants and ornamentals. Choose a bait that is high in carbohydrates, such as Maxforce FC Ant Killer Bait Gel. FALL […]
Using simple prevention techniques and routine care, mothers can make their job as DIY pest controllers much easier.