Ants are nuisance pests that you don't want in your home. Some ants are destructive, such as carpenter ants, but most ants are just annoying, although they may swarm and ruin any food you have out. Most ants won't bother you, but some ants bite or sting. Even if you have tiny ants that don't do anything but march indoors and carry out crumbs they find on the floor, you may want to take steps to eliminate them.
Summer will be here before you know it. That means the ants won't be far behind. Once they get there, you'll need to be ready to do battle. Ants can infest your home in no time at all. This is especially true if they're given free reign. Here are are some steps you can take to prevent an ant problem this summer.
Delaying the Initial Treatment
Now that the weather is warming up, you need to be ready to act as soon as you see the first ant.