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Ant Control Land O’ Lakes FL

Professional, Experienced, & Affordable Pest Control Company serving Land O’ Lakes and the surrounding areas.

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You wake up to find ants have taken over your house. The struggle is real, sometimes it may even seem like a losing battle. The Do it yourself ant treatment products that you found online just aren’t working! Whether you have small black ants, big black ants, fire ants, sugar ants or any other kind of ants, we’ve got your covered! Call us at 727-275-1335, and we will come out to inspect your home or business for free. We will see what you have going on, and put together a written estimate and treatment plan for you. You don’t have to deal with your ant infestation on your own.

We often get asked:

  • What are these tiny ants in my house?
  • Why have i got ants in my house?
  • How to get rid of ants in the house? 
  • What attracts ants in the house?
  • How to get rid of ants permanently?
  • What kills ants instantly?
  • How to get rid of ants in the kitchen?

Odorous house ants Why are they called Odorous house ants? They earn their name because when they are crushed they produce a “rotten coconut” odor, and they are typically found in homes. Hence the name odorous house ants. These ants look for food day and night, they travel in trails, they thrive either inside or outside. These ants are often referred to as sugar ants. 

What are these tiny ants in my house?
Did you know that “sugar ants” don’t exist in Florida?? Real sugar ants are only found in Australia! Betcha didn’t know that! There are several types of ants in Florida that people call sugar ants, and they are the Acrobat Ant, Odorous House Ant, Ghost Ant Pharaoh Ant, and Argentine Ant.

Why have I got ants in my house? & What attracts ants in the house?
Ants are no fun. They get into your home or office through various entry points. Cracks in your foundation, doors and windows that have tiny opening around them Our pest control specialists will check the foundation of your home or office, as well as all the doors and windows. There are many reasons for an ant infestation. Sometimes we don’t clean as well as we think we do. Sure we wipe down our counters and tables but we may wipe some tiny crumbs onto the floor, crumbs so small only an ant could see them! Well guess what? The parade has started and the party is on! To a small black ant that’s an invitation to a party, and he is bringing all of his ant friends along for the feast.Below are our answer to these questions. 

  • How to get rid of ants in the house?
  • How to get rid of ants permanently?
  • What kills ants instantly?
  • How to get rid of ants in the kitchen?

The most effective way to get rid these ants, is to call Pest Control Land O’ Lakes for a free pest control consultation. Our pest control professionals will identify the ant species, determine how they are getting into your home or business, and give you a detailed explanation on the best course of action to exterminate them. You may have gone online to figure out how to get rid of sugar ants with do it yourself products for ant control. Well, once again we do not recommend DIY products for ants. You may have read about Borax ant killer mixture or a borax honey ant killer concoction, or you may ask is borax for ants safe for pets? Why take the chance?  Call our professional ant exterminators to take the worry out of your ant infestation problem with our pest inspections.

Fire Ants

Introduced to the US around 1933, red imported fire ants have been causing havoc ever since. These ants are called fire ants because their sting makes the area that was bitten feel like it is literally on fire!  These small red ants build large mounds in the soft sandy soil around your home or business. If you’ve ever had the unfortunate experience of accidentally stepping on one of these fire ant mounds, it is an experience you are not likely to forget any time soon.  You might consider killing fire ants with baking soda and vinegar, or some other fire ant killer home remedies to try to get rid of fire ants naturally. We can tell you that these homemade fire ant killer treatments are not going to get rid of fire ants permanently. If you want to know how to get rid of fire ants in the house, call us at 727-275-1335

Please trust us when we tell you that red imported Fire ants are not the red ants you want to play around with. If you irritate them, you will cause them to become even more aggressive than they already are. Red imported fire ants will swarm and before you have a chance to get away they are all over you. Why not let our experienced exterminators at Pest Control Land O Lakes handle your fire ant infestation for you? They know which products are most effective. Instead of your throwing your hard earned money away on DIY fire ant treatments, give us a call and allow us to safely identify and treat your fire ant problem. We will inspect your property to complete a thorough evaluation of the areas of your home or business where they have built their fire ant mounds. Our pest control experts can get you the results you want, a fire ant free home or business. We can handle all of your ant infestation problems. Whether it’s red imported fire ants, ghost ants, odorous house ants, big black ants, small black ants, carpenter ants, “sugar ants” or any other kind of ants, we’ve got you covered. Call us today at 727-275-1335 for a home inspection, one time service or monthly maintenance. Whatever you pest control problem is our experience pest control professionals can handle it. Submit our easy online form or give us a call today.
We always provide fast and friendly service. We don’t recommend Do it Yourself pest control, also known as D-I-Y pest control, for many reasons, call us today and we will be more than happy to discuss the many reasons why.

Carpenter Ants

Typical signs of carpenter ants in your house are finding sawdust looking piles beneath your window sills, baseboards and door jams, muffled noises coming from inside your walls, you may find clear wings lying around the house or you may see big black ants crawling around or coming out of your ceilings or crawling up your walls. Carpenter ants don’t carry disease, however they can do considerable damage to your home. Carpenter ants can cause structure damage to your home or business if not treated until it’s too late. These big black ants get into your home or business by gnawing through weak or wet wood, and just like the small ants, they will get in through cracks around doors and windows. Big black carpenter ants do not eat wood the way termites do, they just gnaw through it leaving piles of dust behind. If you think you have a carpenter ant infestation, do not hesitate, call us today at
727-275-1335. Carpenter ants are notorious for structural damage if left untreated. Ant removal itself is much more involved than you might think. It’s not as simple as going online and googling carpenter ant treatment, for some homemade ant treatment. These big black ants actually gnaw through the wood that your home is built with. No, they do not eat the wood the way termites do, however they can and do cause structural damage to your home.

Common Questions About Carpenter Ants

  • How do I get rid of big black carpenter ants?
  • How do I treat carpenter ants?
  • How to get rid of carpenter ants in ceiling?

One of the biggest and hardest to control, carpenter ants spread quickly causing structural damage as they move through your home or business. Having Pest Control Land O Lakes inspect your home for carpenter ants is the first step in getting rid of carpenter ants. We will start by examining the exterior walls of your home or business, and then inspect your attic. Our pest control expert will identify the carpenter ant colonies and carpenter ant nests around your home. There are numerous types of carpenter ant bait, and carpenter ant traps, however, we never recommend DIY ant treatments, especially for big black carpenter ants. We will treat your home or business with specialized ant treatment solutions tat are safe for your pets, and family, as well as targeted for the specific species of ant that you have. The do it yourself ant treatments that you find while searching the internet for carpenter ant traps or carpenter ant killer cannot solve your carpenter ant problem. Why put your home, business, family and pets at risk? Call us at Pest Control Land O Lakes for your free pest inspection today.

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