Black Garden Ant

Carpenter_Ant_2Black ants are the most common Ants that cause you nuisance

 How to tell if you have black ants 

  • Large swarms of flying ants can sometimes emerge from early spring.
  • Typically found in gardens under bricks and flower pots. The most common place to find them in urban areas is between pavements and curbs.
  • They will often enter our homes foraging for food.

Upon identifying an infestation, contact us and we will help/advise with the next step in preparing a eradication program.

The program will consist of :-

  • We would start with a thorough inspection of all known and suspected spots where they might be hiding.
  • Customer to try get a sample us to identify.
  • Identifying the insect species causing the problem.
  • Education explaining the life cycle and how their habits, habitat and behavior affects the control plan.
  • Treating affected areas by using safe an effective control products.

Prevention

Always –

  • make sure all food waste and spillages are cleaned up immediately keep foods sealed in tight-fitting containers, especially sweet foods like sugar
  • avoid leaving pet food out for long periods
  • ensure that rubbish bins are emptied regularly