Ants are the most common pests that are found around in house. Ants are mostly harmless to all peoples, but with the climates and temperature of weather, ants can do little damage to you or your household by infecting foods, build ant hills on your property, and ants can damage to your house structure by dig out woods for nesting. However, in high temperature countries ants are more dangerous and cause some serious problem. Some of these ants bite are responsible for hospitalization and may cause to loss of life. The red ant bites hurt very badly, but just imagine what if a baby fall in to red ant nests. So, you must destroy their colonies in your house.
Some ants are live under the rocks and concretes, while they build their nest around your house, you’ll notice that eventually they get inside your house. After some day you will notice your house invaded by ants, and it’s all over your house. Actually ants invade your house searching for foods and water, also looking for safe place to build their nest in rainy season. Therefore it is always better to take advanced ant control.
There are various different kinds of ants that are found around houses and buildings, and you have to deal with each kind in different way. Some of the most common type of ants are carpenter, fire, acrobat, harvester, little black, odorous, pavement, flying, and pharaoh ants, but there are also many other types of ants may also found around your home. Sugar ants are commonly found in the house.
Ants Characteristics –
Ants are get inside your house searching for foods and when a scout ant found foods for their colonies, he left a scent trail to their nests, so other member of the colonies can carry foods to their nests by following the trails.
Destroying ant nest using proper technique –
Now you know about ant behavior and the most important thing is to destroying them. How you’re going to destroy a colony of ant? Here I’m going to explain some proper technique that you’re going to used it to destroy ant nests. Before going to destroying ant colonies first you must identifying their nests and kill their queen. First you have to identify a scout ant that carry foods to their nest. After identifying the scout ant you have to follow their trails to their nests, this way you can find their colony.
Now you can use some effective pet safe ant killer to kill them. The best way to kill ants is using an effective ant killer against them. In the market there are many ant killer available. You can use it around ant colonies. When ants will eat those ant bait, then they unable digest it, as a result they died. You spread those ant bait around ant colonies in your house, and scout ants carry those ant bait to their nest to feed their queen and other members. Queen ant will die due to indigestion. This way you can kill their queen and destroy their colonies. It will take 1-2 week to destroy entire colony, because these ant bait are slow killer.
Some other ant killers also available in the market, they are fast killer, and take effects on contact and kill them. But some of these ant killer made with chemicals, they smell bad. You can’t use it inside your house. Your kids and pets get poisoned. So avoid using those inside your home. I recommend you to use some effective, and non-toxic ant killer that are safe for pets and kids. The natural and non-toxic ant killer are also available in the market.