How do I identify common house ants?

Answer The most common type of ants found in homes are carpenter ants. These ants have an evenly rounded thorax, are black or red and are various sizes up to 1/2-inch long. Other common household ants are... Read More »

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How to Identify Common House Plants?

Thousands of types of houseplants sit on plant stands across the U.S. Most of the time, plant owners can succeed in caring for and not killing their chlorophyll-filled comrades, even if the owner i... Read More »

Anyone living in British Columbia, Canada. Are the common red ants and larger black ants native species?

They came from the USA. Canada is basically too cold for a native species and these adopted to the environment

How to Identify Ants?

Confused about what ants you caught? Or ants came around to the house, and your not sure what it is?

How to Identify Carpenter Ants?

Carpenter ants play key ecosystem roles, particularly by aiding in the decomposition of decaying trees. But they also can infiltrate homes and other buildings, nesting in moist, rotting wood and ca... Read More »