There are more than 133,000 species of ants on earth. We still have several of those undiscovered. The most common type which bothers San Diego County and Southern California houses is the Argentine Ant. Argentine Ants were brought over to the USA in the 1890s with assistance from Brazil and the transport of coffee. We can be appreciative of the fact that it prevents ants such as fire ants from growing. The easiest way to stop an ant problem is the use an exterminator or pest control. Our professional Harper Pest Control ant technician will provide a complete inspection of the premises. Following the inspection, you will obtain a detailed report describing all findings, infestations, recommendations for treatment, and pricing details for your property in San Diego County.
Harper Pest Control uses a non-repellent liquid product applied to the exterior perimeter of the house structure. Ants do not sense the substance - they find it in their bodies as they walk - which can cause some irritation. The product thereby is transferred to the other ant colony members including the queen and eventually serves to eliminate the colony. We also use gel bait around the pipes and other things that make their way to our homes like air conditioners. Ants use these small openings as entrance doors and this gel bait protects your home. We also treat mulch that we have on the perimeter because this is also the favorite area for ants. We treat the perimeter of the yard to make sure so any ant colonies don't endanger the home.
California is well known for the summer months and our hot and dry pests like ants and termites. These bugs can easily penetrate your home through the foundation, doors, and windows. Through the use of slow-acting poison bait which will be carried back to the nest by the workers, eventually killing all the individuals, including the queens. Our certified technician will inspect the property and eliminate your ant issue. We want to make sure we get rid of your ant infestation so you have a pest-free home. Harper Pest Control is a family-owned, local pest control company. Harper Pest Control has been providing pest control services for 60 years in southern California. We have created the Clean Green pest control method to keep ant infestations away from the property. We want to create an effective but gentle method to be pet and kid-friendly.
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Carpenter ants damage wood by themselves, which include many wolf-sucking species and several beetles. They suffer from the dangerous habit of penetration through timber beams encroaching enclaves causing serious damage as well as damaging structural structures. What you want to look out for are remains of sawdust and some faint muffled holes on the surface. In addition to this, Once inspectors have assessed and confirmed the existence of Carpenter infesting the house, inspectors can offer recommendations for localized remedies based on the character and area of infestation. They could reach an inch or more of span. Harper Pest Control can provide pest control services for all different types of ants in Orange County. Give us a call or email for a quote.
The Argentines are incredibly small — about 1.6–2.8 millimeters and change in color from light brown to brown. They are an invasive species that arrived on South American coffee boats in the late 19th century. Like all effective conquerors, the ants were/are highly organized, and it wasn't long before they dissolved the local ant empire the Odorous. They are attracted to water sources such as water on a potted plant, contaminated drains, baths, or kitchens. Ants are looking for food, water, and shelter. Give Harper Pest Control a call for price and a quote. You can always contact us to request a quote at our phone number or our email email@example.com
Fire Ants are stinging ants. They are incredibly difficult to manage once inside of the home. The worker ants are blackish to reddish and their size varies from 2 to 6 mm. Fire ants have a stinging effect when they bite by injecting The burnt ants' pain can be very painful. These ants have a dedicated venom-injecting sting, which injects an alkaloid venom, as well as mandibles for biting. Fire ants nest in the soil, often near moist areas, such as river banks, pond shores, watered lawns, and highway shoulders. Usually, the nest will not be visible, as it will be built under objects such as timber, logs, rocks, or bricks. If no cover for nesting is available, dome-shaped mounds are constructed, but these are usually only found in open spaces, such as fields, parks, and lawns. Harper Pest Control can provide pest control services for all different types of ants in Orange County and San Diego County. Give us a call or email for a quote.
Odorous house ants have been observed in Southern California for a long time now. They are a little bigger than Argentines and did little against their Napoleon-statured rivals. The simply inability to bite can explain their displacements. The queens lay the eggs which incubate between 11–26 days. After hatching, the larval stage lasts between 13–29 days, and the pre-pupal and pupal stages last between 10–24 days. Little is known about the lifespan of the ant, though it has been shown that queens live at least 8 months (and probably much longer), workers at least a few months (and show every indication of living as long as queens), while males appear to live only approximately a week. Harper Pest Control is a pest control company that was started 60 years ago. we can provide pest control services for all different types of ants in Orange County and San Diego County. Give us a call or email for a quote.
If pests get back in, we come back in at no charge to eliminate the pest infestation. Our service is 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed. Harper Pest Control wants you to be completely satisfied with our service. We are proud to provide full-service pest prevention and control treatments for our friends and neighbors in San Diego County. As a locally owned company, Our team is knowledgeable, skilled, and professional in every service we provide. We will treat your home for pests and make sure you have a pest-free home.
Harper Pest Control is a Family and Locally owned and operated business, Our Commitment is to rid your home of pest infestations with our Clean Green Methods and keep them out with comprehensive maintenance. We started our Pest Control in Orange County and San Diego county to make a clear difference in peoples lives. We care about keeping Southern California pest free. If you have a pest problem, don't hesitate to give us a call for a free quote.
If pests get back in, we come back in at no charge to eliminate the pest infestation. We have a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee. We want you to be completely satisfied with our service. We are proud to provide full-service pest prevention and control treatments for our friends and neighbors in Orange County & San Diego County. As a locally owned company, Our team is knowledgeable, skilled, and professional in every service we provide at Harper Pest Control.
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