OPC Pest Services - July Ants Blog

How to Keep Your Business Ant Free

No matter what kind of business you run, having ants roaming around in front of clients and customers can be a costly problem. At OPC Pest Services, our professionals will correctly identify and address the underlying conditions that are attracting ants and take steps to make sure they don’t come back.

What You Can Expect From OPC Pest Services Ant Control?

Different species of ants require different treatment methods to keep them out of your business. During our free on-premise estimate, we’ll consider the big picture and take a close look at the following areas of concern:

OPC Pest July Ant Blog - Exclusion

We’ll find out exactly how the ants are getting in, then we can zero in on what we can do to cut off their entry points.

OPC Pest July Ant Blog - Sanitation

When ants enter your building, they’re looking for food. Our professionals will do a thorough inspection of your property, inside and outside, to identify any problem areas that might be attracting ants.

OPC Pest July Ant Blog - Environmental Factors

Many outdoor factors can make it easy for ants to thrive and give them easy access to your building. Tree or bush branches that touch your building can act as a highway for ants. Weeds and other vegetation can give ants harborage. Our professionals will inspect and analyze the property surrounding your facility and let you know what, if any, modifications need to be made.

OPC Pest July Ant Blog - Species Identification

Knowing what species of ant we’re dealing with will determine which ant management methods will be most effective. Certain species of ants are more apt to enter your building looking for food. Others, such as carpenter ants, are more interested in nesting in wood, which causes damage to the structure. Our professionals will identify what kind of ants you have and create a plan to remove them. If you have any damage to your property, a licensed OPC handyman can fix that, too.

Ant sprays will kill the ants you see, but they won’t solve an ant infestation. Most over-the-counter ant sprays don’t have a lasting effect and, typically, ants will just find another way in, avoiding the treated area. Plus their colonies, which can be within your walls or deep underground outside, can’t be effectively treated with over-the-counter sprays. Our professionals will locate their colonies and treat them so they go away for good.

At OPC Pest Services, we’ve been helping our residential and commercial customers with ant control and other pest management services since 1972. Here are some of the industries we serve:

More Questions About Commercial Ant Control?

If you want to learn more about how OPC Pest Services can help you get rid of your ant problem or would like to set up a free inspection, call us 1-(800) 964-7378.

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