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Ants are one of the most common nuisance pests in the United States. Although in warmer climates (like the southern US) they can be active year-round, ants are prevalent in the summer months and will swarm in overwhelming numbers. Even though ants rarely transmit diseases, they can contaminate food, inflict painful bites and stings, and......
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Little black ants are one of the most common types of ants found in homes. The little black ant gets its name from its dark black color and diminutive size. These ants are native to the United States and are found throughout the country, although their heaviest populations are found in the eastern half. Swarms......
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While ants can be found throughout the year, they tend to invade homes during spring and fall on their quest to fill their bellies. Spring ant invasions happen as ants wake up from a long winter hibernation in search of food. Fall ant invasions happen as ants go in search of food to fill them......
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One of the most common summer pests is ants. Ants are social creatures who live in colonies made up of workers and a queen. They can also be incredibly difficult to get rid of once they make their way into your home. Treatment and prevention depend on what type of ant you’re dealing with. With......
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There are close to 1000 species of ants just in the United States alone. One of the most common species is the little black ant, monomorium minimum. These pesky ants are incredibly difficult to control and eliminate. They also swarm during their mating season which runs from June to August. As we enter these summer......
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