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ANT ATTACK AND ITS PREVENTION

Ants are social insect and lives in large colonies. If you see ant in your premises, be prepared for hundreds of them following it. There are more than 12500 spices of ants in the world. However only around 200 spices are found in Pacific Northwest. Ants that invade the local area of Beaverton incudes sugar ants, little black ants, odorous house, honey, pharaoh, thief etc. Ants travel a wide range for locating food.

Sign of Ant attack: If you locate a small pile of earth around the holes in the soil located at the base of the outdoor walls, this is the origin point of the ant’s colony. Large number of ants spotted in your premises is a sign of ant attack and time to think of immediate pest control strategies. The second sign of ants can be locating a trail of food item, going in and out of the house. The final sign can be finding an Ant nest. An ant nest looks like a small pile of earth in small and dark places that are usually very tough to be located. If you have got any of the sign, it is the time to take immediate action. There is a large no of ant control professionals in Beaverton.

Prevention from ants: Ants can be prevented by clearing up all the food chunks from the kitchen tops, eating tables and floor. Ants are attracted most commonly by food. All the food kept in the outdoor of the kitchen should be kept in air tight containers to prevent the contact with ants. Always remember that ants are attracted by food that can also be of your pets. One should also know the pet food should be cleared from outdoors as well as indoors to stop ants from coming.

Ant control methodologies: Ants can be controlled by various method. The most effective one is prevention. One can opt for professional ant prevention training from the pest control preventions in Beaverton. Else one can also call the famous ants killing professionals of Beaverton. It is advisable to not to opt for the cheap and quick options that are not at all value for money and just give ant protection only for small period. The professional that are aware of all the spices of ants and are trained for treating all the spices of ants with different techniques and equipment’s are the best. These professionals know how to get rid of the origin of the ant colony to destroy them all in one go.

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