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Professional Alderley Edge Ant Infestation Removal
Despite their small size, ants can cause a real problem when they find their way into the home. There are more than eight thousand different types of ants, making identifying the type of ant in your home tricky for non-experts. However, the most common kinds of ants found in and around the home include pharaoh ants and black garden ants. If you discover an ant infestation in the house, don't attempt DIY products as the powdered ant pesticide is extremely hazardous to pets and humans. Instead, it is best to call a pest control professional to deal with the problem.
Why Ant Control is Necessary
Some types of ants bite, which can cause distress to humans and animals. In addition, some people are allergic to ant bites and can develop nasty rashes that can be particularly unpleasant for young children. Pharaoh ants can be particularly aggressive, and it is not uncommon for them to bite children while they carry pathogens, making them a potential health risk. Ants can also be a nuisance in the garden, as they make the soil dry and help to encourage the reproduction of greenflies, which in turn attack plants in the garden.
How to Recognise Ant Infestation in House
Unlike many insects, ants do not shy away from humans and seem virtually oblivious to humans unless they are disturbed. This makes spotting an ant infestation reasonably easy. In addition, ants tend to march in a line towards food sources, which could be as small as a couple of grains of sugar too much large food items left unattended. In some cases, it may be possible to follow the line of ants back to the general location of their nest, although the nest will usually be located underneath the ground, or inside the wall or under the floorboards if it is located inside the home and may be difficult to access.
The Types of Ant Control Treatment
There is a wide range of different types of Alderley Edge ant infestation removal options to choose from. These usually involve insecticide or traps, and a pest control expert should determine the best choice for the situation.
The team at Youngs Pest Control is here to tackle all types of ant infestation, including flying ant infestation. We offer all kinds of Alderley Edge ant infestation removal and ant treatment options to ensure that your home is free from flying ant infestation and a safe environment for you and your family. So give us a call today to arrange an appointment.