Do Ants Have Wings?

Do Ants Have Wings?

If you have seen swarms of little critters that look like flying ants, you may wonder if you are crazy or if some ants actually have wings. You do not need to worry about your sanity because the reproductive classes of most species of ants have wings for at least part...
How Do Ant Baits Work? 

How Do Ant Baits Work? 

You might be tempted to spray all the ants you see in your house with a contact insecticide, but chances are good that more ants will simply take the place of those that die, and you will be left in the same position. This endless cycle is enough to make you crazy, so...
7 Interesting Facts About Ants 

7 Interesting Facts About Ants 

Thinking about ants may bring frustration and anxiety to homeowners who can’t seem to get rid of them, but ants are actually fascinating creatures. Once they are out of your home, you may have a chance to appreciate their unique qualities. Here are some interesting...
Ant Control Using Things From the Kitchen

Ant Control Using Things From the Kitchen

If ants are invading your home and you don’t know what to do, just turn to your kitchen. Chances are good that you already have some great ant control products right in your cupboards. Here are some of the best natural products you can use to disrupt the flow of...
How to Tell the Difference Between Ants and Termites?

How to Tell the Difference Between Ants and Termites?

Ants and termites are remarkably similar in many ways. They both live in colonies with a caste system consisting of a queen and king, a reproductive class, workers, and soldiers. They are also similar in size and appearance. Being able to accurately identify if the...
Are Ants Dangerous?

Are Ants Dangerous?

Ants are not typically regarded as dangerous creatures. In fact, the vast majority of the more than 12,000 species of ants in the world are fairly harmless. That being said, ants have been known to transmit disease pathogens, spread food borne illnesses, and cause...