Fire ants are identified by their two segment waist, ten segment antennae with club end, and mandible teeth. Most people don’t have the equipment or desire to inspect a fire ant so closely. They are very aggressive and sting.
Fire Ant Life Cycle Identification
A fire ant queen is the focus of her colony. She begins as a winged ant and starts a new colony after mating. Her responsibility becomes egg production. The quuen will decide the sex and orientation of each bee hatched.
Prevention is the best method to keep rodents out of a house. Ensure all openings to the outside are sealed with proper materials. Keep counters clean, food properly stored, trash sealed, and all of it away from the ground.
Termites can devastate a home. They feed on the products used in construction. Signs of damage are hollowed wood, mud tunnels at the foundation, piles of wings or swarms, blistered paint, and minimal water damage on walls.
The first step in controlling bedbugs is finding their hideout. Once located, a plan of action can be enacted. High heat, inescticides, and powders are all good at eliminating bedbugs. Consult a pest control expert for help.