Getting Antsy About Ants?


Published on – Ants are the most common pest problem in the United States. They are also one of the most difficult pests to control. And while there are lots of DIY options for ant control, the only real solution is an ant pest control company. Because ant problems can be so pervasive, professional help is a must. Young Environmental Solutions, stands behind their work and will come back until the ants are gone for good!

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Getting Antsy About Ants?

  1. 1. Getting Antsy about Ants? Keeping Ants Out of Your Home
  2. 2. Ants – The #1 Pest Problem Across the Country Across the country, ants are some of the most difficult pests to control. There are few DIY solutions available that will actually control an infestation, and once the ants know you’re on to them, they’ll send scouts out to build additional colonies. The only real way to deal with them? Professional help.
  3. 3. Four Big Problems While there are thousands of species of ants around the world, and many in Indiana, there are four main types of ants that you are most likely to deal with in Indiana. Black Carpenter Ants, Pavement Ants, Pharaoh Ants, & Citronella Ants.
  4. 4. Eliminating the Nests Nests can occur indoors or outdoors, depending on the type of ants you’re dealing with. Carpenter ants nest in the wood inside your home. Pavement ants would be happy to nest under your floor or in your walls. Pharaoh ants move through the walls and ducts in your home. Citronella ants don’t nest inside, but they’ll come inside for food.
  5. 5. No Home Is Safe Even if you think you’re protected, the chances are good that you aren’t. A crumb of food or a drop of water from a leak is enough to entice ants into your home.
  6. 6. Choosing the Solution There are plenty of ant baits and ant sprays the line the shelves of almost every hardware store, but all of them have pretty serious drawbacks. First, it can be difficult to tell what kind of ants you’re dealing with. Second, the type of spray or bait you choose may not be enough to eliminate all of the ants you’re facing.
  7. 7. Getting Professional Help Because ant problems can be so pervasive, enlisting professional help is an absolute must.
  8. 8. Long Term Protection Before you choose a professional to help, make sure they will stand behind their work and will come back again and again until the problem is gone. Young Environmental Solutions stands behind all of their work.
  9. 9. A Greener Solution If you do have an ant problem in your house, it's essential to eliminate them as soon as possible. Young Environmental Solutions can help with ant pest control solutions. Give us a call today to set up an appointment for an evaluation – 800-524-8544.