While summer will soon be coming to an end, the warm temperatures will continue to help ants thrive across the state of Oklahoma. Unfortunately, the unpredictable weather patterns that this region faces make it the perfect habitat for a wide variety of ant species to thrive. If you are starting to see ant invasions around your home, or have already tried everything to get rid of them with no success, the experts at Emtec Pest Control are here to help.
One of the biggest problems with DIY ant control products is that they may appear to be working for a short period and then the ants will seemingly reappear out of nowhere. Without properly removing the nest and the queen responsible for reproduction, you may make a small dent in the ant population, but won’t fully remedy the core problem that contributes to ant invasions in your home. This is where the help of a professional exterminator is absolutely necessary.
Due to their small size, ants can navigate through small cracks and crevices that lead into the walls of your home and create a waterproof haven for the colony. When searching for food, they will inevitably find more cracks that lead into your home and provide easy access to the kitchen and a variety of water sources. Sealing these entry points and removing any existing nests found inside of your walls is the only way to prevent ant invasions from reaching critical levels.
While it may be impossible to completely eliminate entry points into your home for small pests, other services can help provide an extra layer of protection to minimize the impact they may have. The key to successful pest management lies in dedication to preventative care. In Oklahoma, ant control can seem like a never-ending process, but it doesn’t have to be with the help of professionals.
At Emtec Pest Control, we are committed to safe and responsible pest control. We understand that your family’s safety is your number one priority, so we make it our priority, too. If you have any other questions about any of these pests or pest control for your home or business, contact your Oklahoma pest control experts at Emtec Pest Control by calling us or by filling out our online contact form. Our service areas in Northeast Oklahoma include Bixby, Broken Arrow, Catoosa, Owasso, Jenks, Sand Springs, Sapulpa, Skiatook, Stillwater, Tulsa and the surrounding areas. In Central Oklahoma, we service Edmond, Moore, Oklahoma City, Yukon and the surrounding areas. You can also connect with us on social media for more helpful pest control tips and information. We are on Facebook.