How to Tell the Difference Between Termite and Carpenter Ant Damage

Everybody knows that carpenter ants are bad news. You don’t have to be a pest control expert to know that they can cause considerable damage to your home. They chew through wood and do so at an incredible rate. You do, however, need to be able to identify them properly. They’re very easily confused with … Continue reading How to Tell the Difference Between Termite and Carpenter Ant Damage

Residential Pest Control – How Carpenter Ant Queens Build Their Colonies

Carpenter ants are a large ant species that can be black, red, yellow or brown in colour and can typically be found making their homes in trees, wood and underground. They are expert colonizers and many colonies can house tens of thousands of worker ants. The carpenter ants live in a complex society where each … Continue reading Residential Pest Control – How Carpenter Ant Queens Build Their Colonies

The Cold Facts About Carpenter Ant Activity in the Fall and Winter

Under the guise of being just a regular ant, the Carpenter ant will stealthily invade your home without you being any the wiser. These wood munching machines are slightly larger in their appearance, and are a high priority for pest control in Canada, as they can cause some serious structural damage to property. Carpenter ant … Continue reading The Cold Facts About Carpenter Ant Activity in the Fall and Winter