Fire ants (or Red Imported Fire ants (RIFA), as they're commonly known in the United States) are not known to bother people much, and they are not considered invasive. They pretty much keep to themselves in colonies outdoors, including on …

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Pavement ants are among the ant species that are considered to be "Sugar ants," and are originally native to Europe. Today, you can find Pavement ants all over North America, though they aren't quite as common in the southern United …

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Most ant species are relatively harmless, in that they are nuisance pests, and the worst they do is contaminate food and then some species might sting you if disturbed. It's different with Carpenter ants. They can inflict serious, expensive damage …

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Occasional invaders are insects and other pests that occasionally and randomly enter your Cleveland home or other structures, many times in large numbers.  They're always on the lookout for shelter, food, and water. Most occasional invaders spend most of their …

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How to Get Rid of Ants From Your Porter, TX Home Ants are the worst house-guests: they show up without an invitation, get into everything, track bacteria everywhere, and just stick around to wear out their welcome. With all the …

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