Having carpenter ants in your roof is a really significant problem to deal with. It can cause structural damage to your home and to your roof costing homeowners up to thousands of dollars in repairs and replacements. To first resolve this problem, you have to identify the source where the ants are entering. One of the areas that you have to check around is the attic area. Look for cracks, crevices, and holes around the wall. It is also recommended to look around the chimney area. Be advised that it is best to hire a professional pest control service in the Greater Toronto Area as technicians can deal with this issue safely and efficiently in a timely manner.
It is best to contact Ant Control Burlington in the Greater Toronto Area to declare your home ant-free as soon as possible!
After you have identified that is indeed a carpenter and that you are dealing with, it is time to resolve the problem with poison which can have varying effects based on the potency which is strictly regulated by the province. Carpenter ants, especially, pose a serious problem to the structural integrity as they can hollow out beams and anything made out of wood. To get rid of the ant problem, you need to kill the queen and eradicate the nest. One option is to use bait traps near the target location and along the ant trail. This method is proven to be effective because the ants take the poison back to the nesting area and will later perish. Ants cannibalize their own kind so when an ant eats from the other and it will result in a chain of poisoning. Once your problem is resolved, you can go ahead and seal up all entry points that are prone to future infestation. When you hire a professional pest control service, a technician can do it is the most efficient way possible through his or her years of experience through resolving similar cases. The technician at the end of his or her exterior inspection will make recommendations to the homeowner to seal up. To get rid of your ant infestation permanently, it is best to hire a professional pest control service based in the greater Toronto area to deal with this problem swiftly.
In response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) we have taken some measures in updating our procedures when working on pest control jobs such as using a non-toxic formulation that does not require you to vacate your home as we all practice social-distancing to tackle the propagation of the virus. Additionally, upon request we will wear protective gear to make you feel at ease during these unprecedented times where we all need to be extra careful in doing our job. We want to let you know that we take the safety and security of our technicians as well as that of our customers very seriously.