Dallas Natural Pest Control for Dealing with Ants
We know you’re excited for the onset of winter. Finally we can have some relief from the scorching heat and endless battle to keep our lawns alive. Before you leave that pile of leaves outback, take a second to consider a couple of Natural Pest Control tips that can keep those pesky insects living in debris from joining your family inside by the fire.
Colonies will start to buildup in debris left in your yard, and alongside buildings. Eventually ants and spiders will find their way indoors. Ants especially will eat anything, like: fruit, meat, veggies, plants and other dead bugs. Be sure to dispose of all brush, and thoroughly clean up grills, picnic tables and other summer fun toys.
Ants are also attracted to water. They seek shelter inside, particularly in the dry Dallas weather conditions, which leave little water lying around outside. Do your best to limit standing water in and around your home, such as: bird baths, watering cans, drinking glasses, animal bowls.
Some ants are even attracted to electricity, so they can be found in and around electric outlets.
There are over 12,000 species of ants, and some Myrmecologists (Ant Scientists) estimate 22,000 have yet to be classified. Each species has a different method of handling. Contact a professional you can count on to keep this unwanted party crashers away! (Any Area Code) 730-9500.