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Carpenter Ants VS Pavement Ants

PAVEMENT ANTS: Tetramorium caespitum, or commonly referred to as pavement ants, are a species of ant native to Europe but were introduced to North America. The common name comes from the way these ants make their nests in North America, which is usually burrowed under sand and under pavement. They are very aggressive when trying […]

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Is it More Difficult to Exterminate Carpenter Ants or Termites?

Carpenter Ants and Termites are both wood-destroying insects and cost homeowners millions of dollars in damage every single year, due to the fact that a high percentage of homes in the United States have a wood frame. When a homeowner thinks they possibly have an issue with Termites or Carpenter Ants, concern grows very high […]

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Carpenter Ant Exterminators

Carpenter ants are one the largest species of ants known in the country. Carpenter ants are normally larger and black, but on occasion, their colors can range anywhere from yellow to dark brown. They are mainly nocturnal insects and you will most likely see them more often at night than during the day. If you […]

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Difference Between Carpenter Ants and Termites

A termite is a carpenter ant is a termite, right? After all, they both damage wood. Yes, they both do damage wood, but there are some major differences between a termite and a carpenter ant. To the untrained eye, a carpenter ant and a termite are hard to tell apart. After all, they’re both oblong […]

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What does Carpenter Ant Sawdust Look Like

Anytime a new home or development is being built, trees are usually taken down. Carpenter Ant main colonies live in these trees. Once the Carpenter Ant home is removed they will seek out a new place, our homes are perfect environments for them. We offer them food, water and shelter. Not to mention year round […]

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Carpenter Ants Favorite Food

Do Carpenter Ants Have A Favorite Food? The short answer is, yes! Carpenter ants have shown a preference for different foods while avoiding others. So what’s the favorite food of the carpenter ant? Anything sweet. Outdoors, the sweet honeydew produced by aphids and other insects is the favorite food of the carpenter ant. In your […]

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How To Get Rid Of Carpenter Ants

This area of the home had extensive water damage. Mold was growing inside the wall, the wood was rotting away and the homeowner had been noticing Carpenter Ants all over the inside of the home. This wall was opened up for several reasons other than a suspected Carpenter Ant nesting site. Once opened the Carpenter […]

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Carpenter Ant FAQs

Aren’t carpenter ants just like termites? Many people think carpenter ants are as dangerous as termites. While they do like wood (and the more moist and “rotted,” the better because it’s more pliable), carpenter ants don’t eat it as termites do: they make nests in it. So if they’re not eating it and just using […]

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Carpenter Ants are Here and Attacking Queensbury, Lake George, Glens Falls & Saratoga

Ask About Our Carpenter Ant Lifetime Warranty It almost seems like if a home doesn’t have Carpenter Ants it’s just a matter of time before they do. These ants are attracted to moist rotting wood. They don’t actually eat the wood but carve tunnels and chambers through it to use as a major nesting site. As the […]

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