Ant Pest Control In Perth

While ant infestations in homes and businesses might be inconvenient, they are important to the environment’s natural biological balance. If you are concerned about an ant infestation in your Perth home, Tom’s Ant Pest Control Perth provides high-quality ant control and white ant inspection treatment services to all local companies and residents.

Our state-of-the-art pest control technique and high-standard services have helped numerous businesses and homeowners to safeguard their properties and health. Our precise ant removal services in Perth include thorough pest inspection of your property and customised ant treatment procedures in Perth.

Our team of highly skilled professional ant control specialist provide long-lasting ant fumigation and control services to your residential space, commercial property, and industrial facility in Perth area.

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    Major Ant Species In Australia And Perth

    There are more than 4000 ant species found in Australia. Most of them do not harm humans or infest their properties. Hence, these species can’t be technically called as pests. They do not require any ant fumigation or control services.

    If a large volume of ants crawls around your business or residential property, you can contact Tom’s Pest Control for the complete range of white ant treatment, and ant fumigation services in Perth. The primary types of ant species you can find in Australia and Perth are

    • Argentine ants
    • Coastal brown ants
    • Black house ants
    • Black garden ants
    • White-footed house ants
    • Carpenter ants
    • Fire ants
    • Bulldog ants
    • Ghost ants
    • Pavement ants


    Why Ant Removal Is Required?

    Timely treating ants on your property can save you from many problems. Here are some reasons that tell why ant extermination is essential for your property:

    • Ant bite causes intense, localised pain.
    • Some types of ants are venomous.
    • Tiny ants contaminate livestock products and food.
    • Some types of ants can cause expensive damage to wooden furniture, clothes, and personal properties.
    • Invasive ants in export businesses can lead to a huge loss of goods.
    • Lack of timely treatment can cause the massive multiplication of the numbers and colonies with infestation risks.
    • Both business and residential properties with ant infestation look unclean and unwelcoming.

    Bull ant bites are severely painful and can feel like 200 bees sting at once. Hence, we must take our fully guaranteed ant removal services immediately.

    All these species are known for their unique characteristics, feeding preferences, nesting sites, and habits. Ant forms their colonies of various sizes, ranging from a few dozen to millions. Their sizes allow them to easily access your property through the tiniest cracks or holes. Many species of pest ants live in their permanent nests. They don’t usually change their nest sites.

    Are you looking for a quality black garden ant control service to make your yard and garden safe for your children? You can contact us today for immediate ant removal in Perth.

    Our Ant Control Procedure

    At Tom’s Pest Control, our ant pest control involves a detailed analysis of infestation, the reason that causes it, extermination, and necessary measures to avoid future infestation. We follow a standard four-step process that helps in removing ants effectively from your property.

    Ant Treatment Inspection

    Our ant control specialist assesses your pest-infested property, examine the location to study the activities of the ants. Before proceeding with our ant treatment procedures, we identify the ant species, pheromone trails, nest locations, entry points, colony size, and colony lifetime.

    Ant Treatment Perth

    We create a customised ant treatment plan based on our inspection. The ant treatment plan consists of all details required for ant pest control task and instructions for inhabitants during the treatment. We provide ant treatment to the roofs, garden beds, patios, subfloor spaces, perimeters, and elsewhere based on the infestation location and design of your building.

    Ant Pest Removal Procedure

    After creating a tailored ant treatment plan, our ant pest control specialists will use insecticidal dust, sprays, ant baits, gels, insecticides, and granules to save your property from the harmful damage of ants. We use different ant removal procedures for the interior location of your property that includes, skirting boards, light spot spraying, and more.

    Tips For Future Prevention

    A one-time ant pest control service will not give you a permanent solution. You will have to take specific prevention steps that will not allow ants to return. Our ant treatment experts will provide you with general tips and specific measures based on our findings and inspection.

    Some of the following tips can be effective enough to prevent ant infestation at your commercial and residential space:

    • Immediate sealing of cracks on the floor and around windows and doors
    • Storage of food items in an air-tight container
    • Cleaning of food, drinks, or any other eatables that spill after your meal
    • Thorough washing of bottles, utensils, and cans immediately after the use
    • Picking up your pet’s food at night

    Why Choose Ant Control Perth?

    With several years of experience in providing effective ant pest control services in Perth to thousands of businesses and residents, we understand your expectations better than any other ant pest control companies in your locality. Some of the specialties that make our services different from our competitors are:

    • Certified and licensed technicians
    • Fast same day or next day service
    • Family and pet-friendly, safe ant extermination procedures in Perth
    • Hassle-free, transparent service plan
    • End-to-end process for the optimal control and prevention of ant infestation
    • Timely communication and local pest control specialist

    We believe in creating a long-term relationship with each of our customers irrespective of your task size and budget.

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    Ant Control & Removal FAQs

    Can pest control get rid of ants?

    Professional pest control can not only help you eliminate the ant infestation at your property but make your space better secured from future infestation risks. As a team of expert pest technicians, we identify all the ant colonies in and around our customers’ properties to give them comprehensive pest management solutions. We will also identify the reasons for ant infestation and complete soil treatment to minimise future infestation risks if required. At Tom’s Pest Control, we have advanced, targeted ant control methods to eliminate the pest from your environment with minimal impact to it.

    How much does pest control cost for ants?

    We are committed to offering high-value pest control services at competitive rates to our customers. Therefore, we consider the extent of the infestation and the property type to finalise the cost of our ant control services. For instance, if the ant infestation is specific to a particular area of your property, the effort is less, and the cost of pest control will be cheaper. On the other hand, if your property has extensive ant infestation with ant colonies in different areas of it, we may want to complete comprehensive ant control. Therefore, the cost goes up. In Perth, the cost of ant control treatment and protection services vary between a couple of hundred dollars to couple of thousand dollars.

    How do I get rid of ants overnight?

    You have a number of ways to get rid of ants from your property overnight. Using vinegar spray – half vinegar and half water – in the ant colonies and infested areas is a hassle-free way to kill ants. You can also use lemon juice mixed with water to eliminate the pest from your environment naturally.

    You can also prepare a natural, powerful ant control solution with the following:

    • 1½ tablespoons of borax
    • ½ cup of sugar
    • 1½ cups of warm water

    Mix borax and sugar in the water and make them completely dissolved. Soak some cotton balls with the solution and put them in the areas where you see ant infestation. You must see overnight ant control results.

    Should I hire an exterminator for ants?

    You can decide on calling a professional exterminator based on the infestation level at your property. If you notice that the infestation is not widespread, you can try to get rid of ants from your property with some do-it-yourself options. However, if you notice your ant control attempts do not give the desired results, hire a professional ant control specialist to make your space pest-free. Also, if your property has complex ant infestation issues, you must get professional pest control to eliminate all the ant colonies and create an ant barrier around your space.

    How do you know if you have an ant infestation?

    In most cases, you would see ants or ant paths on your property to confirm the presence of the pest. You can also check in the areas where you store food packets. If you see any ant path, you can follow it to see the colony complete the extermination. Be precautious to ant bites as some ants are venomous.
    You may hear rustling sounds at night from the wooden structures of your property if carpenter ants infest your property. Additionally, you can check wood shavings on the floor to confirm the presence of the ant species. Carpenter ants prefer to stay in damp areas. Therefore, you also can check your bathroom and kitchen for the presence of pest infestation.

    How long does it take for an exterminator to get rid of ants?

    At Tom’s Pest Control, we provide customised, targeted, and comprehensive pest control solutions to address the infestation as well the reasons for the infestation. You will start seeing results immediately after our treatment, and your property will be free of ants in a few days based on the ant infestation.
    Some ant colonies are very large, and eliminating them is often a tricky job. An ant colony should be killed up to the queen to ensure the complete extermination of the pest. After completing the extermination procedure, it may take a few days to reach the entire colony, including the queen, for the complete extermination.

    Is it worth getting an exterminator for ants?

    In many regards, hiring an exterminator is a great decision to safeguard your environment from ants. A significant number of pest ants found in properties are venomous, and you should be careful enough while exterminating them. Also, various pest ants have different characteristics and way of forming colonies.

    A professional exterminator can expertly locate all the ant colonies in and around your property and eliminate them through targeted pest control. If your property has regular ant infestation issues, the exterminator can create an ant barrier around your property through soil treatments. In every regard, getting an exterminator helps you address the infestation comprehensively.

    What is the difference between white ants and termites?

    It’s true – they are the same thing. They are often called white ants by most people due to misconceptions. When termites are dealt with skilfully, the term termite will be used. A solid barrier can keep termites away from your home, where they can cause significant architectural damage. Because there isn’t any indication that a termite task has been completed, an insurer won’t pay for it.

    Although general ants can be annoying, they can also cause damage to your home. In addition, some pests can be annoying and require specialized spray treatments to eradicate their nests.

    We value comfort at Tom’s Pest Control Perth. We offer the most reliable and trusted treatment options to our customers. We also offer a free quote to resolve your ant problem quickly.

    What are your methods to control ants?

    Use lure terminals to control ant infestations effectively. Place them wherever you see ants. You can also try a few different brand names until you find one appealing.

    There are many ways to get rid of ants. Some of these methods are more reliable than others. However, they all serve the same purpose: to get rid of ants in your home.

    Baiting involves the use of food to lure ants into a catch. The toxin in the catch will kill the ants once they have eaten the bait. We will visit your home and install equipment to create a chemical haze. The haze will pass through all spaces and holes and eliminate the ants.

    What is the cost of pest treatment for ants?

    Although home hosting is essential, it is important to remember that insect administration should not be ignored. If you’re marketing your home, make sure ants are exterminated before buyers start looking.

    It doesn’t have to be expensive to choose an anti-ant control strategy. You only need to take the time and initiative to have an inspection so that we can give you recommendations. These strategies can include expert services such as catching them in catches or splashing them.

    After being properly managed, you can be sure that there are no more bugs. However, it could cost you between 150 and 200 Australian dollars per month, depending on how frequently they appear.

    What is the best way to ensure that the ants don't return after they have gone?

    We know that even with your best efforts, an ant can return anytime. To avoid problems again, we recommend that customers follow the advice of specialists. We also offer a 6-month warranty on all our solutions.

    These parasites can cause severe damage and are an inconvenience to all homes. This can happen from contaminating your food at home and in your kitchen. Considering how difficult these animals can be in their environment, it is a good idea to seek out experienced assistance as soon as possible.

    Based on their knowledge of ants and their causes, our pest control specialists will create a strategy that works for you.

    What is the average time it takes to get rid of all ants?

    Since ants abound, getting rid of them as soon as possible is important. With little persistence and a mixture of interior and exterior insect administration therapies, an ant infestation can be controlled in a matter of days or less. However, you will need to follow up to prevent them from returning.

    Pests and Baits are effective in treating ants inside because they are so friendly. Unfortunately, when they return to the nest, they will share the lure with it, causing its death. To ensure that they work efficiently, it is important to renew and inspect insect catches regularly. It is a plus that baits are easy to use and messy.

    It can take time to eliminate ants from your home. A professional will give you the best chance to eliminate an ant problem. Tom’s Pest Control Perth has years of experience and is the best ant control company in Perth. If you continue to see ants in your home after treatment, we will return to treat them.

    How can I control Argentine Carpenter, Fire, and Egyptian ants?

    One large Argentine ant swarm could infest many homes. So, it would be best if you were vigilant for any signs of re-infestation coming from a neighbour’s home. We recommend that you also treat any potential nesting areas, such as blocks, lumber heaps, or gaps in your sidewalk. Any cracks or gaps that allow outdoor ants to get in fill them.

    It is important to locate and remove the woodworker beetle nest. The mom and dad will likely start another nest if they are not removed. If Tom’s Pest Control Perth discovers a problem with carpenter ants, we will immediately investigate the parents.

    As a treatment, you can use baits specifically made for fire ants and other chemicals for the nest. However, it would help if you treated them frequently to reduce their number. In addition, Pharaoh ants can be difficult to manage due to their ability to adapt to different environments. Therefore, they must be removed until the nest is empty.

    Are ants can be eradicated by pesticides every day?

    Basic pest spray is a pesticide that can be used to kill many bugs. Ants are a common example of a family bug. To get rid of these house bugs, a basic pest control spray should be applied to your home’s border every three months or every quarter.

    This is a great way to protect your home from these harmful bugs, but not if they are causing a major infestation. Basic pesticides can be made in your home using different basic compounds, such as old fallen leaves mixed with water. This all-natural chemical can be used for pest control problems caused by caterpillars and aphids.

    Garlic spray can also be made at home using garlic, mineral oil, and water. It is effective against many insects. A basic pest spray can also be made using unpeeled and smashed garlic cloves, fluid paraffin, and thawed oil-based soap.

    What do you do if there is rain after an ant treatment?

    Worrying if it rains after an ant control treatment is unnecessary. Termidor is the medicine that we use to treat black ants. However, after your Termidor treatment is complete (10-20 minutes), you might consider some rain.

    Rainfall will bring out the ants, as Termidor contains an active bonding agent that prevents it from being destroyed by rain.

    Our Termidor ant treatment comes with a 6-month guarantee. You can also call us if you have any problems. We’ll also enjoy them and help you resolve them.

    What are the best ways to prevent ants from entering my home or property?

    Leave no damp deposit. Ants will move toward water sources in summer to keep them dry and warm. Therefore, it is necessary to repair leaking pipes and taps and to keep an eye on damp areas in your home, like the bathroom and under the sink.

    You should organize your home frequently. For example, ants often go out in search of food. Imagine that they discover any crumbs or drips of amazing fluids. They will then bring them back to the mound, allowing you to have an invasion at sunset.

    A waterproof container with a tidy surface is the best way to avoid this. To discourage them, you can also spread the scent throughout the area with peppermint, Eucalyptus, or other high-scent items.

    How to deal with large-headed ants?

    The nests of big-headed ants are made up of small and large employees. Significant employees are 2mm smaller than small employees. They can also be more diverse and larger. The average length of significant employees is approximately 4mm. The Big Headed Ant, a brown-coloured, red-brownish-brownish ant, is the most common.

    This means you have found the nesting sites of large-headed ants. To sink them, you can use a Cypermethrin product like Devil WP and Cyper WP. In addition, you can use ant baits such as Maxforce Full Granules or Exquisite Fluid Ants Lures in ant lure terminals if you cannot find the nests.

    Also, remove any nests and passages from your grass as soon as possible. Finally, contact our pest control specialists if you suspect a significant infestation of bigheaded ants.

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