Are you having a problem with Ants?
Termico Pest Management offers, professional, safe and effective ant treatments across Perth.
Our technicians use ant prevention and eradication products that are far more effective than the standard repellents you can buy off the shelf. The chemicals used have non-repellent ingredients that will effectively control ants by taking advantage of their social interaction. Individuals will inadvertently spread the pesticides to the whole colony and even species with multiple nests can be eradicated.
Termico Pest Management offers a complete service in the eradication of ants from your home, which includes:
There are many ant species found in and around our homes. Here are a few ant species that are more frequently encountered in Perth.
Also known as 'Big Headed Ants' these ants are very active in late summer and autum. They can sting but their sting does not cause discomfort or harm to humans.
Black with pale segments (not obvious) on its legs. These ants nest outdoors around paths and rockeries or within buildings in the wall voids or behind cupboards or skirting.
These red and black ants eat animal materials and honeydew from sap sucking or other sugar producing insects. They are very aggressive and will bite but does not sting.
These ants nest outdoors in soil or under logs and rocks.
Nests are usually large and obvious. They are very aggressive and can inflict a very painful sting.
For more information on these ants download our ant identification guide below:
Ant Control Perth - Identifying Ants
Ants are one of, if not the most difficult pest to control. Their biology and subterranean existence equips them superbly well for survival. None of the favoured old remedies such as boiling water or petrol will be effective.
Depending on the species there are likely to be less than 5% of the colony above ground at any time, and it is for this reason that commonly used repellent pesticides are only temporarily effective. Most of the colony will remain safely underground and relocate or just resurface a few weeks after the treatment. Hydramethylnon baits are available and can be effective on coastal brown ants but are very expensive.
There is however a few things you can do to help with ant control in and around your home:
To download our hints and tips on ant control click below:
For more information on eradicating ants or to book an Ant Treatment call our dedicated Customer Service team.
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Address: 25 Resource Way,
Malaga, Perth WA. 6090
Postal: PO Box 1756,
Malaga, Perth WA. 6944
Fax: (08) 9443 9881