Spring is here and so are the ants. We are increasingly receiving calls asking for advice with ants. This is the best time to treat any ant problems that may developInsects Bolton Pest Control over spring and become much more serious later on. Once ant colonies grow to large they will have a ‘nuptual flight’. This is when you will become overrun with flying ants. Its almost impossible to treat the colony once this happens.

Please don’t use sprays or ant powders on ant colonies as this will cause the colony to split and develop new nests, the colony will also refuse to eat the gel baits we use as part of our guaranteed ant treatments.

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