Length: From 1 mm to 9.5 mm
Colour: Reddish, brown, black, yellow
Nesting Preference: Under concrete slabs, rocks, soil, wood, or near foundations
What should I know about ants?
Ants are social insects that live in colonies.
Ants often reach population upward of a hundred.
Ants tend to be in areas where there is food easily available, or nearby.
Health risks associated with ants?
Ants are capable of transmitting foodborne disease organisms.
They can contaminate food particles or utensils.
How do ants impact my property?
Some ants can nest beneath concrete slabs, near foundations, under rocks or in wood.
They can infest food in pantries.
How can I prevent ants from invading?
Ensure regular cleaning of your property.
Proper food storage and waste management essential to not attract foraging ants.
Ask our licensed pest control professional for help!