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Professional Manchester Ant Infestation Removal
Ants are a problem pest due to their resourcefulness, advanced social structure and their sheer numbers. If a single ant finds a way into your house or premises and locates a food source, it will leave a trail of pheromones, leading other ants to the source. Once they know they are on to a good thing they will just keep coming back. Removing an ant infestation in house requires the knowledge and equipment to do so. Young’s pest control have all the ant control and treatment knowledge to handle your domestic and commercial needs.
There are two main species of concern in the UK: The pharaoh ant and the garden ant. The pharaoh ant is a particular worry in hospitals and catering establishments. They favour a diet rich in protein. In hospitals, this will attract them to organic spillages, blood and other medical waste. This is clearly a hazard to health and risk of contamination. An ant infestation in such an organization should be removed with haste. Ensuring that the Manchester ant infestation removal is carried out successfully means that trained professionals must be used.
Domestically, ant infestation in house could be caused by the pharaoh ant or the garden ant. The garden ant thrives on sweet substances. This nourishment can come from ‘honeydew’ excreted from aphids. This is one area in which the garden ant can cause problems. They will actually protect the aphids from predators such as ladybirds. This act has the side-effect of an increased aphid population.
A flying ant infestation occurs at breeding time. The new queens leave the nest to found new colonies. These larger ants cause a general nuisance and can bite. The ants will often find new nesting sites in sheltered areas around houses, such as roofing or cavities. A flying ant infestation can be difficult to get rid of as they will aim for a protected and hidden site.
Treating an ant infestation is case-specific. It is important to use the appropriate ant control treatment for each job. We have worked in many cases and in varied locations. Our experience has armed us with the knowledge to handle Manchester ant infestation removal in an effective and responsible manner. Nests must be completely removed if a treatment is to be successful. Only half doing the job will probably result in the colony returning to full strength. Do-it-yourself methods with off-the-shelf products often prove to be ineffective as the proper deployment of pest-control substances requires experience.