What are the signs of a Pharaoh Ant problem?
The main sign that you have a Pharaoh Ant problem is seeing actually seeing them in your place of work. There would be a continual route along which the ants use, normally taking food from wherever they have sourced it, back to their nest which is often deep in the cavities of well heated buildings.
Problems associated with Pharaoh Ants
- Mymecophobia: is the fear of ants, especially the thought of ants in your property or office. As with any phobia this can cause needless, undue stress
- Irritating: Having Ants in the house or workplace is unlikely to lead to any disease, instead the main problem is the merely the irritation and annoyance they provide
- Food Wastage: Constantly striving for food, any food that the ants get their hands on will have to be removed and disposed of.
How to get rid of Pharaoh Ants
Unlike Garden Ants who only have 1 Queen, Pharaoh Ants are polygynous, meaning they can have any number of Queens. This greater independence results in a residual spray not being the best treatment, as that would only serve to scatter the ants, and in-fact worsen your situation.
Pharaoh Ants population can quickly spiral into a colony of many thousands, so if you suspect a Pharaoh ant problem do not hesitate to call us on 01235819511 as they require immediate, professional treatment.
We will offer you a free, no-obligation site survey from a surveyor.