How To Get Rid of Pharaoh Ants

  What are PHARAOH ANTS? Pharaoh ants spread a contagious bacterial disease characterized by fever and delirium, typically with the formation of buboes and sometimes infection of the lungs which rather quickly and kill many people around the United States. These ants are smart in increasing their colony size and inbreeding. It is also believed that Pharaoh ants caused bacterial disease and killed the Pharaohs in ancient Egypt which is why they are called pharaoh ants. What do they look Like? These ants are yellowish in color with about 1/16th inch in length. When they are fully grown, their abdomens can be clearly seen to have dark brown to black in color. Pharaoh ants are smart because they work and breed based on what they feel to be true even without conscious reasoning which makes them difficult to control. They develop their population and colonies swift and smart and in…

Delta Dust Insecticide

Delta Dust insecticide is an easy, do-it-yourself insecticide that kills on contact.  It is effective on almost any insect, from the ones that crawl to the ones that fly. Apply to any cracks, or areas that the insects use for entry, and in crevices using a dusting cloth or a powder duster like the JT Eaton Puffer Duster, and that is just about all there is to the application indoors. When you apply it to the nests of annoying flying insects, be sure to use an appropriate injector and to follow the directions. Unlike other ant control products, Delta Dust ant poison is great for even the pantry. And it works for use on roaches and sugar ants that like to get into foods. No matter where it is applied, be sure there aren’t any breezes or anything else that might blow the dust. Either of these products is great…

Termidor Termite Treatment

Getting rid of termites and preventing them from entering your home is quite effective if you use Termidor termite treatment. Not only is this one of America’s most trusted solutions to getting rid of these destructive pests, it is also one of the solutions to preventing them before they have a chance to damage your property and cost you money in the long run. Termite control is a lot easier than you might think, however if you want to use termidor termite treatment, you may need to use a multi-faceted approach. Your local Do-It-Yourself pest control experts can advise you and provide you with everything you need to you need to apply the insecticide around your foundation and on the walls to deter these menacing pests.  If there is evidence of their habitation home, it may be necessary to drill holes into the areas before the product is applied. This method will termite-proof your house even further. Sometimes…

Demon Ant Treatment

Demon Ant Treatment, a general purpose insecticide, is an affordable approach to fighting an ant infestation without the expense of an exterminator. It may seem overwhelming, but fear not, because with the right pest control product and some knowledge regarding their behavior, you’ll be able to fight the battle on your own, and win. These creatures are a lot more complex than you would think. There are a variety of different types that differ in both size and color. They are strong creatures and can carry many times their own body weight. Each variety of ant builds different types of living structures, whether it is in the form of a nest or a mound. Within each colony, every one has a different job, depending on their age, and each job is imperative to keeping the colony clean, protected, and well fed and nourished. The queens are the ones that lead the…

Garden Pests

Garden pests prove to be a problem for many people when it comes to keeping a healthy garden.  While you do many things to keep pesky mosquitoes at bay, there are many other pests that take a little more effort to control.  There are those pesky mealy bugs that excrete honeydew, and that in turn attracts ants.  They are fuzzy in appearance and their size varies between 1/6 to ¼ inch in length.  They have a diet that consists mainly of juice that they suck out of plants. Their favorite meals are African Violets, Gardenia, Coleus, Begonia and Cactus.  They will attack other plants as well, so don’t let them fool you into thinking they stick within these specific groups of plants.  Ant control can be simple or difficult according to you and the methods that are chosen for control. Another common pest is whiteflies, and they appear to look…

Organic Pest Control

Many organic pest control options are great for do it yourself pest control. Whether you are a homeowner or a business owner, the type of pest issues you have will vary greatly upon where you are. Some pests are very common no matter where you live like ants, spiders, and rodents. Other pests are more active during different seasons. Some are more productive, or destructive, during summer months, than winter months. Others are more active during the spring than the fall. Using an organic pest control is a great earth friendly option and is easier than one would think. You probably wouldn't think about using earth friendly pest control for scorpion control problems, but if used properly, they are highly effective. Applying Eco PCO-D around your home will help maintain a perimeter that scorpions don't want to cross. Also, keeping any debris and wood piles several feet away from your…