Articles For Ants

  • Carpenter Ants
  • They are big, they are busy, and they work at night, roaming through your home and chewing into the wood in the walls. Carpenter ants are some of the largest ants you may see in your home and yard, with the potential to cause damage you want to avoid. Learn about them in this article.

  • Red Imported Fire Ants
  • For those who have lived around this fire ant you know very well why it has that name. The bad news is that it is rapidly increasing its range in the U.S. How to deal with it is discussed in this article.

  • White-footed Ant
  • A tiny ant with a big nuisance value, so far a problem for homeowners in only a few of our states. Control of the white footed ant may be much harder than for all other ants, due to some strange differences in its lifestyle.

  • Ants: Interesting Facts
  • For such tiny bugs they sure have amazing lives and abilities. Here’s a chance to learn more about the bug we love to hate.

  • Ant Lions
  • These fascinating insects are all around us, and you very likely have walked past evidence of them many times without realizing what they were. Hollywood seems to have used them as the model for some of their futuristic ideas. Another helpful animal in the incredible world of insect diversity.

  • Ant Lions and Doodlebugs
  • “Doodlebug” – now there is a wonderful word, and you may even have heard it before, but really did not know what it refers to. You likely have also seen evidence of these curious little creatures, but again did not recognize that evidence for what it is. We are going to change all of that in this article.