Client Case: A Massive Carpenter Ant Nest

Inner core of dead tree that had a massive carpenter ant nest.

Carpenter ants do not eat wood, they bore through wood as they provide nesting areas for their ant colonies.

Transcript:

This is a wonderland thing….So this is a carpenter ant. They hole out this entire area over the years so yeah…They are even on my hand too
They hole out that whole entire area….wow….just crazy…just crazy….massive colony
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Client Case: Field Ant Nest Was Discovered

(Filmed at a client’s site)

Field ant nest was discovered while completing inspection on home owners property

Transcript:

This is where the eggs are in the soil….no problem…..Look at this..
Oh my gosh… look at this, the eggs are in the soil
Yeah, those are the eggs, do you see the eggs.? The ants are grabbing it right now.
They are taken off right now for their life. They’ll do anything to defend their colony
You see how they’re grabbing, you see how they are grabbing their eggs? So as soon as they see their lives are threatened, they’re selfless.
They are willing to take the eggs with them.
Yeah, look at that, look at how deep that nest is.
Homeowner:  It can go deeper? Oh yeah you can shovel it out.
See how deep the nest is? It is about a foot down. Look at that….look at that….look at how deep it is
The nest is all here, shovel this…..

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Client Case: Colony of Pavement Ants Found Under Rock in Etobicoke

Colony of Pavement Ants Found Under Rock in Etobicoke:

Power Pest Control was called to inspect the home for ant and rodent problems and both were eradicated.

Transcript:

That is a high bee, it is something else….yeah it is something else

We got the ants here, all fighting…

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Client Case: Ant Pheromone Trail Inspection

Power Pest Control has just found a nest on a client property.

He determined that the ants were following a pheromone trail to go to one of their many ant nests.

Peter found the nest and treated the area with an residual insecticide to provide long-term relief against the carpenter ants:

Transcript: 

Looks like the trail is here now but then they are running crazy on this..Murphy’s law….

Home Owner: they are all scattered now..

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Client Case: Massive Ant Nest Found

A client was complaining about consistent carpenter ant activity on their deck.

Peter Power from Power Pest Control found carpenter ant sawdust at a post and immediately started the eradication process.

He also made recommendations to correct the problem so that it would never happen again.

Transcript

Here…it is this area right here and it is also underneath here.

Right here too, it is rotting out…it is rotting out. You can feel it, it is rotting out from here. This has to go. This pool has to go

So what I’m going to do, I’m going to spray it and that will flush out the ants out but then you can feel it is already destroyed and you might have some problems over here as well.

So right around here…..so this is a situation: we’re going to spray out the area and this will flush them up but then you have to remove this post

If you need an inspection around your house, please call us at 647-708-7378 or contact us online.

Client Case: Massive Ant Nest Found

A client was complaining about consistent carpenter ant activity on their deck.

Peter Power from Power Pest Control found carpenter ant sawdust at a post and immediately started the eradication process.

He also made recommendations to correct the problem so that it would never happen again.

Transcript

Here…it is this area right here and it is also underneath here.

Right here too, it is rotting out…it is rotting out. You can feel it, it is rotting out from here. This has to go. This pool has to go

So what I’m going to do, I’m going to spray it and that will flush out the ants out but then you can feel it is already destroyed and you might have some problems over here as well.

So right around here…..so this is a situation: we’re going to spray out the area and this will flush them up but then you have to remove this post

If you need an inspection around your house, please call us at 647-708-7378 or contact us online.

Client Case: Carpenter Ants Getting Flushed Out in Toronto

Video showing carpenter ants being flushed out of hiding space in Toronto.

More information about carpenter ants:

Difference between carpenter ants and field ants 

Carpenter ants coming this spring 

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Client Case: Carpenter Ant Removal in Toronto Dead Tree

Carpenter ants were expelled from a dead tree.

A large nest was eradicated so that they could not disperse to other areas on the property.

If you have dead trees or wood around your property, check to make sure no ant traces are seen.

If you need an inspection around your house, please call us at 647-708-7378 or contact us online.

Client Case: Carpenter Ant Gallery Found and Eliminated

In the video, Peter Power from Power Pest Control found a carpenter ants nest under a window that had a rotting wooden frame.

The wood frame was rotted by an eaves trough that was not draining the water properly to the downspouts.

A flushing agent was used to get the ants out of the harborage area so that the window and the damaged wood could be replaced.

If you need help contact us at www.powerpestcontrol.ca for all your ant and general pest needs or call us at 647-708-7378

If you need an inspection around your house, please call us at 647-708-7378 or contact us online.

Client Case: Carpenter Ant Nest Found Rotting Foundation in Toronto

Peter Power from Power Pest Control was called in to provide residential ant control and ant extermination services in Toronto.

Nest was eliminated and recommendations were provided to prevent nest from reoccurring in the future.

If you need an inspection around your house, please call us at 647-708-7378 or contact us online.

Client Case: Ant Control and Removal in Toronto

Peter Power from Power Pest Control was hired for ant removal in Toronto.

The client was complaining of carpenter ants coming into home.

It was determined upon inspection that the exterior window had rotting wood in which the carpenter ants where able to nest into.

If you need an inspection around your house, please call us at 647-708-7378 or contact us online.