One bug that is common throughout the entirety of the US is the ant. In North America alone there are close to 1,000 different kinds of ants. Therefore we can’t create one kind of ant control pesticide that kills all of them. There are fire ants, harvester ants, carpenter ants, raspberry ants, the list seems to never end! Now that ant season is back, these pests are everywhere. So that we can give you some guidance in Knoxville during ant season, at Bulwark Exterminating we decided to give you a few tips and tricks to use while dealing with ants.

First off, it’s important to realize many ant sprays just act as repellents and don’t actually kill ants. Treatments like these will often backfire, getting ants to shift their colony from one location to a new one, usually splitting their colony, in turn making even more colonies.

Then, you should get pesticides that are made specifically for the species of ant that has infested you. Every kind of ant species is a bit different, and as previously mentioned, each requires unique treatments.

Finally, the most efficient and effective step you can take to get rid of ants is simply to find|method when trying to rid yourself of ants is to look for a professional service. There are many DIY and at-home treatments to try, but, you can’t expect a 100% guarantee they will rid your place of ants. Bulwark Exterminating, however, is more than able to do that for you. For the best ant control in Knoxville request a quote today!