Even from a distance, most people can tell a bull from a cow and a turkey from a hen. Boys and girls of some animals, such as kittens and puppies, require a closer look to tell apart. Still, other species keep their genders a secret, no matter how thoroughly you investigate. One common Ontario pest … Continue reading What Roles Do Female and Male Ants Provide To Their Colony?
The queen ant is arguably the most important ant in the colony, as she’s responsible for perpetuating her species. Here’s what you need to know about queen ants and how ant removal services can help you safely and humanely remove them from your home. What Is a Queen Ant? The queen ant is a reproducing … Continue reading How To Identify A Queen Ant?
When you discover that ants are invading your Kitchener home, you may turn to the internet to look for solutions. However, those that recommend using boiling water or methods that drown ants usually fail because those offering the advice may not understand ant behaviour. Our pest technicians here at Truly Nolen invite you to learn … Continue reading Kitchener Pest Control: Can Ants Survive In The Water?
Ants are social creatures that live together in large groups called colonies. The ant hills that you see are only the entryways and do not indicate the size of the colony, which is hidden underground or inside a structure. A colony in your home can be a hazard requiring carpenter ant removal in Bridgewater to … Continue reading Bridgewater Pest Removal: What Happens in an Ant Colony?
Summer is nearly here and that means that insect infestations are just around the corner. Niagara is notorious for several creepy crawlers, particularly ants. Making sure your home is protected during the warmer summer months is essential to keeping your family healthy. Prevention is critical and equipping your home with the best defence possible is … Continue reading What Pests to Look Out for This Summer
Homeowners who are used to fighting off lines of tiny black ants moving across their countertops may be shocked to see a new specimen invading their privacy: The carpenter ant. Though these big ants are common in North America, their presence inside a home in Canada can be alarming due to the fact that they … Continue reading When Should You Expect to See Carpenter Ants?
While no insect is a welcome visitor in your home, pests that can compromise your building’s structural integrity are especially worrisome. Termites are perhaps the most notorious threats to wooden materials, but carpenter ants can be just as harmful over longer periods of time. At Truly Nolen Canada, we are committed to offering effective, thorough … Continue reading Mississauga Pest Control: How To Identify a Carpenter Ant Infestation
Many people think of and refer to groups of ants as “armies,” perhaps because they seem to diligently keep to a straight line when in pursuit of some necessity. Have you ever wondered what causes these little insects to march so dutifully? The answer may cause you to rethink much of what you thought you … Continue reading Why Do Ants March In A Straight Line?
Seeing a few ants looking for snacks at your picnic may not be a big deal. However, finding a line of ants heading straight for your pantry is a bit more concerning. Even worse, you may find carpenter ants taking advantage of your home’s woodwork. If you have an immediate problem, call Truly Nolen for … Continue reading Bridgewater Pest Control : Are Ants Active at Night?
Ant infestations can be notoriously difficult to eliminate. It’s helpful to act as soon as possible, at the first signs of an ant invasion. Identifying and understanding the type of ants in your home is also key to successfully getting rid of them. Carpenter ants are an especially problematic type of ant that can seriously … Continue reading How are Carpenter Ants Different From Other Ants