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How To Identify Carpenter Ants

Ed Robinson | Posted on August 9, 2018

A few ants crawling on or near some wood and a small rock.

In many ways, carpenter ants have a deceptive name. According to Merriam-Webster, a carpenter  is “a worker who builds or repairs wooden structures or their structural parts.”…

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Best Way to Get Rid of Ants This Summer

Ed Robinson | Posted on July 26, 2018

Red Ant Motif over Black & White Living Room Photo

They’re an invading army that live in a very organized and structured society right near you. And if they get inside your home you’ve got a big problem. We’re talking about ants

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5 Dangerous Summer Pests You Should Avoid

arrowblog321 | Posted on April 4, 2018

Closeup of an ant.A lot of people would expect to find spiders on a list of dangerous pests. Spiders, however, are an important part of pest management. As long as you aren’t confronted with black widows or brown recluse spiders, you…

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When It’s Time to Call for Professional Ant Control

arrowadmin | Posted on August 16, 2017

ants with wingsFor humans, the idea of winged ants is like adding a nightmare on top of a bad dream. The thought of these pesky insects taking flight invokes all kinds of unsavory imaginings. But winged ants hold a very definite…

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10 Little-Known Termite Facts

arrowadmin | Posted on May 30, 2017

Termites crawling through wood.Termites are without a doubt one of the most threatening pests a home can encounter. The first step in termite control, though, is to know just what it is you are up against. With that in mind, here…

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Pest Control Myths Dispelled

arrowadmin | Posted on May 23, 2017

Small swarm of red ants.Hiring the services of a professional when it comes to pest control is always a good idea. Pest control companies not only have the tools for the job but also the necessary knowledge to fulfill their end…

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Long Island Homes and the Boroughs at Risk for Wood Destroying Pests

arrowadmin | Posted on December 27, 2016

Long Island Homes and the Boroughs at Risk for Wood Destroying PestsThe risk from wood-destroying insects attacking homes on Long Island and the 5 boroughs of New York City is high.  Why?

The answer…

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Get Ready for Termites

AWST | Posted on May 12, 2016

Be prepared for infestations

Termite Vs AntWritten by Jackie Grabin for Lynbrook/East Rockaway Herald- April 14,2016

Termites are not only annoying and inconvenient; they are also hazardous to your home. They sneak into your house or…

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Carpenter Ant Damage

AWST | Posted on October 7, 2015

Bee next to small hole in wood.

Unlike most ants in Long Island, carpenter ants are capable of damaging wood. But they are not like termites, which eat wood for its moisture and nutritional value—instead, carpenter ants chew…

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What to Do About an Ant Infestation

AWST | Posted on September 9, 2015

Small cluster of ants.

If you suspect that you might be dealing with an ant infestation, it is wise to call a pest control company that specializes in ant control throughout New York City and the Burroughs. Your…

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