Are you spotting ants here and there in your Saint Louis kitchen? Perhaps there’s a line of ants all marching toward the same place? Ants are a pest that may seem common and harmless, but until the colony is destroyed, you likely have thousands of ants living in or near your home. And once they have found a trail to a tasty treat in the kitchen, they will continue to send all of their worker friends. The good news is that ant control can be simple and easy by following the ant prevention tips below from the experts in St. Louis pest control at Rottler Pest & Lawn Solutions.
Check that all of your windows have tight fitting screens with no holes or tears.
Seal off any cracks or holes on the exterior of your home.
Clean and disinfect food surfaces daily.
Deep clean the kitchen appliances of any grease build ups.
Keep open food stored in containers with tight fitting lids.
Do not use store bought ant sprays as they will create a bigger ant problem.
By following these ant prevention tips you will not have to worry about your kitchen and home becoming infested by pesky ants.
If you’re already facing an ant problem or continue to notice ants despite your best pest-proofing attempts, Rottler can help. Our pest control pros will identify the source of your ant infestation, locate and eliminate the colony and prevent future ant activity. For more information on ant control in St. Louis and other Mid Missouri areas, contact Rottler Pest & Lawn Solutions.