Tag Archives: Ant control

Effective Ant Control Can Save You Lots of Money

Seems like groceries are more expensive than ever these days. According to USA Today, the cost of feeding a family of four a healthy diet costs between $146 and $289 a week on average. That’s not chump change—and you want to make sure you get the most out of every dollar you spend. Unfortunately, since most people don’t enjoy the prospect of eating food that has been snacked on by ants, an ant infestation can be very costly in terms of discarded food that is otherwise perfectly fine.

Ant Control: Keep the Pests from Bugging You

For little creatures, ants can certainly be a big downer. An ant invasion can ruin your picnic or outdoor gathering, and can make you feel like you’re under attack in your own kitchen. Even worse, ants aren’t loners. You rarely see one or two—usually, they arrive in large numbers that suddenly seem to be crawling […]

Killing Ants: The Proper Solution for The Perfect Pest

Ants are a very common problem for anyone living anywhere today.  They enter your home, raid your pantry, take what they want, and never even ask.  And if you do the same in their home, you are greeted with some of the most agonizing bites you will ever experience.  These pests are quite a nuisance […]

Chemical Control Options for Ants

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.

Seasonal Guide To Ant Control Food Type Selection

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 […]