Spring Thaw, Carpenter Ants on the Rise

As many of you have noticed, the snow is melting away, and everything is very muddy, and very wet. As exciting as it is to see the light at the end of the tunnel from winter, all that moisture could cause some serious issues for your home.

For instance, Carpenter Ants absolutely love moist and rotting wood. Not to say they don’t like to chew on some new hard wood, but the moisture makes their job a little easier. Once you have just a few of these guys running around your home, the infestation is soon to follow.

Another issue all this moisture presents is mold. Mold is no good, who wants that in their home? Mold causes severe respiratory issues, including asthma in both children and adults. In some cases it can even be deadly.

Silverfish, millipedes, and centipedes are all lovers of moist and humid areas. While silverfish don’t normally bite humans, they can be a severe nuisance in your home. These guys chew through fabric, including clothing, and drapes on your windows.

centipedeCentipedes and Millipedes both are not fun things to have crawling around. For starters they can bite, and who actually likes seeing these guys inside their homes?

There are many different issues that the moisture from the spring time can cause, but it doesn’t have to be a difficult thing to take care of. Why take care of it yourself when you can get a professional to do it instead?

Call on us, whenever in need. We provide free estimates and try our best to keep our prices as affordable as possible. Let us help ease your mind and your troubles. Nature’s Way Pest Control. Family owned, natural products, and a great staff help to make your life easier. Serving Albany, NY up to Malone, NY and the majority of the Vermont area.