Ants are usually more of a nuisance when it comes to ruining food, but fire ants are an exception. These invasive ants go after people who disturb their nests rather than going after food. Since they attack in large numbers, you can end up with several bites in a very short amount of time. Find […]
The mere mention of fire ants causes South Carolina homeowners to cringe. These pests are prevalent our state, and without good SC fire ant control, their populations can easily get out of control. If you’re a homeowner, you need to know the best ways to handle these pests. Otherwise, they can quickly take over your […]
Feel surrounded by fire ants this summer? You’re right—this invasive species has infested every county of South Carolina. Our Hilton Head, SC fire ant control team regularly treats for them in Okatie, Bluffton, and throughout Beaufort County. As an imported ant species, they affect people, plants, and animals. A Clemson survey found that about 70% […]
While SC is home to many types of ants, most of which aren’t a direct threat to humans, fire ants are a different story. The SC Department of Health wants property owners to be aware of the dangers these pests present and take steps to prevent them. Invasive Species Fire ants aren’t native to SC. […]
If you find fire ants in your home, it’s certainly a time to panic. These insects can be such pests, and when they sting they can cause a lot of pain. If you’re in need of a fire ant exterminator, don’t hesitate to contact Island Pest Control right away. First, let’s learn a little bit more about fire ants.