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Carpenter Ant Pest Control

Carpenter Ant Control

Black carpenter Ants are the most prevalent ant in Wayne, NJ and the surrounding area. To properly eliminate colonies, chemical treatments are often required. This type of pest control is best left to a professional who uses safe and environmentally friendly methods. Carpenter Ants can be eliminated from your home or workplace by hiring professionals. The Shield Pest Control Solution is a three-step process. To confirm the presence, we first inspect your home or place of business. We will then create a Carpenter Ant Control Treatment Plan that is effective in eliminating your problem. Next, we will discuss your ant control plan with you and answer any questions that you might have.

Carpenter Ants can enter condos, homes, and apartments through cracks in doors, windows, and sometimes through plumbing. They are like all pest insects and seek water as well as a home. They prefer to nest outdoors under moist wood or trees, but they will sometimes make their way inside or around the outside of a home. They will choose areas that have been exposed to extreme moisture. This could lead to wood decay in walls, decks, and porches. The most common ant found in Wayne, New Jersey and the surrounding area is the black carpenter ants.

You may have multiple nests. If all nests are not removed, the colony might rebound. Carpenter ants have two types nests. There are satellite colonies and parent colonies. The queen, eggs and workers make up the parent colonies. The satellite colonies include workers, older larvae, pupae, and workers. Satellite colonies form when the parent colony is unable to provide enough space or has no food or water source. Satellite colonies can be many. All nests should be identified and treated.

  • There are worker carpenter ants in the house

  • If the infestation is extensive, it’s possible to find piles of wood shavings underneath wooden items.

  • Large winged insects emerge from ceilings, walls and other hidden crevices.

Shield Pest Control is a local exterminator in Northern NJ who will educate you about what you can do to prevent or reduce future carpenter ant infestations. Carpenter Ants are not a threat to health, but they can cause significant structural damage to your home over time.

Sizes of worker Carpenter ants vary from 1/4 to 3/4 inches in length. Carpenter ants can also vary in color, from black to reddish brown to yellowish tan or light brown. Most commonly, they are black but some can be found with red or black coloration. It is best to have a professional exterminator determine whether the ants may be carpenter ants, or another of the 25 common invasive species of ants.

Contact Shield Pest Control for professional carpenter ant removal services in Wayne, NJ or the surrounding areas. Our goal is to make your home feel safe and comfortable.

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