Spring is upon us! Termites and carpenter ants begin a new cycle when the trees begin to bud and the warm weather returns. Mature colonies produce swarmers and send them out to create new colonies, ensuring the continuation of the species. If you are a homeowner or a business owner, you are going to want to get up to speed on these two insects. Therefore, we will discuss carpenter ants vs. termites and the differences between the two.
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Fire ants favor warm, sunny conditions. They prefer dry fields and avoid shady areas such as woods. Getting rid of a fire ant infestation can be difficult by yourself. Therefore, City Pest Control provides fire ant pest control services in Bryan/College Station, TX. We will discuss how to get rid of fire ants in your home or business.
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Rover ant infestations are one of the most common ant problems that can occur in a home. Control of this type of ant can be especially difficult because of its adaptability and resistance to most pesticides. Therefore, we will discuss how to get rid of rover ants with our pest control services.
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Ghost ants get their common name from the fact that they are extremely difficult to see due to their pale color and tiny size. We will discuss how to get rid of ghost ants with our pest control services.
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Carpenter Ants and Acrobat Ants are common during the this time of year, when weather tends to be moist. However, many people have a difficult time determining the difference between Acrobat Ants vs. Carpenter Ants. Therefore, we have put together some information, so you will be able to identify which ant may be invading your home or business.
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Acrobat ants get their name from their habit of acrobatically raising their abdomen above their head. This is particularly true when they are disturbed. There are numerous species of acrobat ants in the U.S., some of which are prevalent in the Bryan/College Station area. We will discuss the appearance, habits and signs of an acrobat ant infestation.
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Also known as Raspberry Crazy Ants, Tawny Crazy Ants are a fairly new exotic invasive pest ant species to Texas. This species was found around Houston (Harris County) in 2002, and has begun to spread largely through human assistance. Recently, City Pest Control entomologists identified the Tawny Crazy Ant species right here in Bryan/College Station, Texas. Our team at City Pest Control can assist you in managing this invasive species from your property, but it is important to know what these ants look like so you can spot them before they become destructive.
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