The burn that accompanies a carpenter ant bite has led to a lot of misunderstandings. That confusion starts with the bite itself and related issues like a carpenter ant bite allergy. The good news is that carpenter ants aren't usually aggressive and tend … [Read more...] about Why Do Carpenter Ant Bites Burn?
All too often, people see black ants and can't tell the difference between carpenter ants and “regular” ants. That's a problem both ways because people might ignore a carpenter ant problem, thinking it's just a few pests and only discover the real issue … [Read more...] about Did You Know That Carpenter Ants Are Different From Black Ants?
When warm weather returns in the spring, a surge in insects that damage wood like termites, carpenter ants, and carpenter bees occurs. Understanding the risk is crucial to avoid damage to your home. … [Read more...] about Identifying Wood Damaging Pests
Carpenter ants can be a major problem for homeowners. If an infestation goes undetected for too long, the cost of repairing the property damage can add up quickly. One support beam alone can cost $2000 or more. But as temperatures drop, you can get a … [Read more...] about Do Carpenter Ants Stay Active in Fall and Winter?
Two of the scariest insects for a homeowner to spot are termites and carpenter ants because both can do tremendous damage to your home. Yet the average homeowner doesn’t know the difference between the two. So, let’s review these two rivals. … [Read more...] about Termites Versus Carpenter Ants