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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.