To eliminate carpenter ants, remove wood debris around the home, eliminate the ant's food and water sources, and treat the area with a commercial pesticide. Eliminating the infestation may require several weeks, dependin... More »

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Seeing winged carpenter ants in the home usually means that there are other carpenter ants with and without wings nesting nearby. There are a few simple ways to get rid of them using some basic household items. More »

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Carpenter ants are six-legged insects that typically create nests in moist wood environments, such as tree stumps and other forms of dead wood. They are commonly identified by their black or dark brown coloration, evenly... More »

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To get rid of tiny ants in your home, eliminate food and water sources, close all access points to your home and use pesticide baits. Ants most frequently infest kitchens, so it is crucial to keep a kitchen as clean as p... More »

To get rid of termites, or white ants, identify the species of termite present, remove food and water sources near the home, and place screens over vents on the exterior of the home. Locate the termite's entry points int... More »

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Carpenter ant infestations are indicated by piles of wood shavings, the presence of smooth holes in wood and the emergence of large, winged ants from the structure. Worker ants don't have wings and aren't necessarily a s... More »

Seeing winged carpenter ants in the home usually means that there are other carpenter ants with and without wings nesting nearby. There are a few simple ways to get rid of them using some basic household items. More »

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