Ants have become the number one pest in homes and structures around the country. Central Illinois has several types that are common invaders. Fire ants, carpenter ants, sugar ants, rover ants, pavement ants, acrobat ants, leaf cutter ants and many more. Ants can cause damage to lawns, plants, wood and food. Some can bite and sting causing health problems. They are very resourceful and can adapt to changing environments. Their populations can explode in short periods of time in and around your home. They can be very difficult to control without knowledge of the biology of the particular ant being dealt with. It is common to have problems with several different types of ants at one time.
Initial Ant Inspection
Sentinel will send out a licensed inspector to determine which types of ants are currently invading your home and property. They will inspect and identify conditions conducive for ants as well as assess sanitation practices that may contribute to ant infestations. Finally customize a program that fits you and your home.
Our Ant Control Process
Sentinel will send a highly trained specialist to the home to perform an initial treatment targeted for the current ant problem as well as protecting the home from other ants and additional pest pressure. Sentinel specialists are trained in the habits and biology of all the types of ants in Central Illinois. They carry a wide variety of products which allow them to treat for any and all types of ants. Our ongoing maintenance program will allow our specialists to apply fresh baits and liquid barriers to protect the home and property from ants and other pests.