It is not unusual for homeowners to find ants in and around their home. Ants are a nuisance and few people wish to deal with these bugs on a daily basis. If you notice ants in your home, it’s time to contact a professional pest control company.
Below are some useful tips for ant control. But remember; only a professional exterminator can assist you with an ant infestation and recommend treatment options. Lethal Pest Solutions is your Cherry Hill pest control professional. We offer ant control and extermination services throughout Camden County in Cherry Hill, Haddonfield, Gloucester, Bellmawr and the surrounding areas.
Keep your home clean to prevent ant infestations
When it comes to ant prevention, many people do not think about food. They assume that ants don’t care about what’s in your kitchen. However, ants like to look for food, and it is crucial for Camden County homeowners to think about this fact. A homeowner should take steps to ensure that the kitchen is not dirty and that food isn’t left out and open. Be sure to keep all food sealed, whether it’s in a bag or a container. Also, keep countertops and floors free of any crumbs or debris.
Seal potential ant entry points
However, it’s not enough to keep food closed and wrapped in the kitchen. Entry points are also a concern for ant control. Ants find their way into your home by looking for cracks and other flaws in the walls. Ants may enter a kitchen through a doorway or similar place. Homeowners should purchase the right materials and close off cracks as soon as possible. While it may not be possible seal every entry point, it certainly helps in prevent ant infestations in your home.
Pay attention to your pets
When it comes to keeping ants outside of a home, a homeowner may wish to pay attention to pets. Pets may notice something that the owners do not see on a daily basis. A dog may find a hole in the wall that is low to the ground. If this is not the case, a cat may react to spotting an ant and the homeowner may be alerted to the invasion.
Know when to call a professional exterminator
If ants enter your home, take action immediately and call a professional exterminator. Do not allow ants to infest your home and cause you problems. Lethal Pest Solutions can help with the situation. We are your Cherry Hill pest control professionals.