Carpenter Ant Control Products

Carpenter Ant Control Products
application methods The pesticide application method you choose depends on the nature and habits of the target pest, the properties of the pesticide, the suitability of the application equipment, and the cost and efficiency of alternative methods. Your choice is often predetermined by one or more of these factors. Follow label direction for volume recommendations and application rates based on the pest to be controlled and utilize appropriate application tips on equipment.

Camponotus spp.

Color: Varies depending on species, from red to black or a combination. The two most common species are black.

Size: ¼ - ½" (6-12 mm)

Manufacturer Recommended Products And Treatment For Carpenter Ant Control

Pests need food, water, and shelter. Often the problem may be solved just by removing these key items. Before even thinking about chemical pest control, it is important to be aware of

Pest’s Conducive conditions & It’s Recommendations.

Conducive Condition Recommendation
1 Tree branches on house Keep tree branches away from house to reduce pest access
2 Firewood next to foundation Keep firewood away from house to reduce pest harborage
3 Debris on crawlspace/next to foundation Remove wood debris to reduce termite ha rborage area
4 Excessive plant cover, stump, etc. Providing spacing between plant cover and structure
5 Soil above the foundation Ii ne Keep soil below top of foundation to reduce harbo rage areas
6 Wood-to-ground contact Keep soil from touching wood to eliminate termite access
7 Debris on roof/full gutter Keep gutter & roof free of debris to reduce insect harborage
8 Standi ng water near/under structure Eli minate standing water to reduce pest harbo rage
9 Mo isture problem under structure Increase ventilation to reduce pest harbo rage area
10 Openi ngs at plumbi ng & electronics Seal opening to reduce pest access
11 Excessive gaps at windows/doors Seal gaps to reduce pest access
12 Lea ky plumb ing fixtures Repair to reduce moisture for pests
13 Keep garbage cans covered Covered to reduce attraction of insects of vertebrate pests
14 Mo isture damage wood Repair rotten or damaged wood to reduce insect harborage