Ant Control

Ant Control

Are you looking forward to spending time outdoors in your garden this Summer, you may a little ant control.

If you are like many in the UK, you may have some uninvited guests on your lawn to deal with. Lawn Ants can be a problem in your lawn, they will also get under paving and patios. Some species of Lawn Ants can dig down a metre or more.

If you have an infestation of lawn ants, it can be difficult to control. A colony can contain thousands of ants all working to find food, especially anything sweet. Ants can carry bacteria which is harmful to us humans. They are known to contract Salmonella which could become widespread throughout your home and onto your food. They sting too!

Foraging worker ants become a nuisance as they search for food.  Starting outside the home and then moving inside in the search for food. They will nest almost anywhere around your garden or home. In your gardens, they will excavate around the plant and grassroots and make the soil excessively dry. Once an Ant colony moves into your home and garden it will be a real challenge to get rid of them. Dealing with an Ant infestation should be dealt with as soon as it occurs otherwise it will be even harder to deal with.

Most home and garden owners who attempt to control Lawn ants find that many of the DIY products used only offer a temporary solution. Understanding the ant population and finding all entry points into your garden and home is necessary when attempting to deal with an infestation.  The success of killing Ants not only relies on the use of specific insecticides but also on the correct application and placement. We offer effective, fast, and affordable services to safely treat Ant nests and minimise damage to your lawn and garden. We can also advise on other lawn and garden pest problems such as Wasps and Moles.

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If you think your lawn might be suffering from lawn ants why not take advantage of the Lawnscience lawn review service.

One of our fully trained lawn care professionals will be happy to arrange a free lawn review with you, during which they will identify the issue(s) and provide you with a fully costed solution for you to consider. To take advantage of this opportunity just contact us.

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