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Carpenter Ants Call for Pest Control in Palm Beach

Here in Florida, carpenter ants are prevalent, and can sometimes wreak havoc on wooden structures, not because they eat wood, but because they bore through it when making tunnels from which to forage food. At the first sign of carpenter … Continue reading

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Why are crazy ants problematic?

Although these ants usually nest outside, they will forage indoors in large numbers in cooler temperatures or after rainfall. Inside, crazy ants usually nest underneath floors or carpeting, inside wall voids and soffits. Crazy ants can become a problem when … Continue reading

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Researchers discover new Ant capabilities

Ants are cool. You may not think that when they are marching through your kitchen, but before you spray them into oblivion, just remember: ants are cool. Researchers studying an Asian weaver ant came upon two new and exciting abilities. … Continue reading

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Termites or Flying Ants? A West Palm Beach Exterminator Explains the Difference

Many people are frightened whenever they notice what appear to be winged ants in or around their home. That’s because they are unsure whether or not these insects are actually a termites, and are afraid their home may be infested. … Continue reading

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33 new species of Ant Discover on floor of Central America

33 new species of Ant Discover on floor of Central America According toa biologist, The tiny ants resemble “mini-monsters” who can camouflage in clay to capture their prey. The biologist also said, “The ants’ unusual jaws that move sideways instead … Continue reading

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Homeowner Advice on Keeping Ants Away

Homeowner Advice on Keeping Ants Away As of 2006 there are 9,000 to 10,000 known ant species and researchers believe that there may be more than 20,000 species worldwide. With this fact in mind it is no surprise that 25% … Continue reading

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Keep ants from marching into your South Florida home

Hulett recommends the following tips to keep ants from marching into your property this Summer: Wipe up crumbs and spills immediately Keep food in sealed containers and dispose of garbage regularly Keep pet food and water dishes clean and remove … Continue reading

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‘Crazy’ ants invade electronics at businesses, homes in Florida

‘Crazy’ ants invade electronics at businesses, homes in Florida PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. — A new type of ant is terrorizing the United States, and they are invading electronics at businesses and homes across parts of Florida. Most recently, they’ve … Continue reading

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Homeowner Advice on Keeping Ants Away

Ants Top List of Concern for Homeowners                                                         As of 2006 there are 9,000 to 10,000 known ant species and researchers believe that there may be more than 20,000 species worldwide. With this fact in mind it is no surprise … Continue reading

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Crazy, Hairy Ants/Rasberry Crazy Ants/Caribbean Crazy Ants

Crazy, Hairy Ants/Rasberry Crazy Ants/Caribbean Crazy Ants What are crazy, hairy ants? Are they referred to as Rasberry Crazy Ants or Caribbean Crazy Ants? These are probably all one and the same species Nylanderia pubens with multiple common names. Rasberry … Continue reading

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UF researchers offer advice on crazy ants

University of Florida researchers are still working on strategies for controlling crazy ants found so far in 20 Florida counties, but they’re offering some preliminary advice.

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Hulett Environmental reveals common ant species that are more than just a nuisance

SPRING SUNSHINE SENDS ANTS SEARCHING INDOORS Hulett Environmental reveals common ant species that are more than just a nuisance                                                                                  When spring arrives, ants often become a nuisance for homeowners as they move indoors in search of food. And, with more than … Continue reading

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South Florida Ant Control & Removal

Hulett Environmental offers the following tips for minimizing invasion by ants: Keep wood and debris away from exterior siding Keep kitchen clean: seal containers, wipe counters frequently, empty the garbage religiously, and avoid leaving pet food dishes out for long … Continue reading

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South Florida Ant Control ~Hulett Environmental Services

http://www.bugs.com Pest commercial for Hulett Environmental Services featuring Greg Rice. Hulett Environmental Services pest control program focuses their environmentally friendly services on the outside, keeping your home healthy and pest free.

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Florida Ant Control

There are more than 700 species of ants in the United States. Some of the most common include argentine, carpenter, odorous house, pavement and red imported fire ants. All ants are social insects that live in colonies. They can be … Continue reading

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Strategies to control crazy ants taking shape for UF/IFAS researchers

Strategies to control crazy ants taking shape for UF/IFAS researchers GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Their name is comical, but when crazy ants infest a neighborhood it’s no laughing matter. The fast-moving, invasive insects are present in Florida and several other Gulf … Continue reading

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Florida Ant Control

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The Ant & Termite Institutes

BASF has recently launched a couple of very useful, informational websites for consumers. The Ant Institute is a site dedicated to relaying vital ant control information to home owners. The site features great tips on how to avoid an ant … Continue reading

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Image Gallery: Ants of the World

Image Gallery: Ants of the World LiveScience Staff

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