Why is it Important to Hire an Ant Exterminator?

If you’ve noticed ants marching inside your home, you’ve undoubtedly considered calling an ant exterminator. But, at what point is such a call necessary? What can a professional provide you with that store-bought products can’t? Why is it important to hire an exterminator when there are so many consumer products available? These are all very common questions that home and business owners ask themselves. To the first, you should call an exterminator when you first notice ants spreading inside your home. To the second, a professional can provide you with a far more in-depth analysis of the infestation, allowing you to take a more comprehensive approach to removal. And, to the final question… well, let’s take a closer look!

Locating points of entry

One of the most important things that a professional ant exterminator does is identify and treat points of entry. By treating the points of entry, the exterminator doesn’t just remove the ants that are currently in your home, they prevent additional ants from entering.

Safer and more knowledgeable

Pest removal chemicals can be dangerous, even if they’re purchased at your corner drug store. Improperly using these chemicals could potentially have a negative impact on the health of your home’s inhabitants, especially if you have pets. One of the greatest benefits of working with a professional exterminator is that they are properly trained on the application of these chemicals. By hiring a pest control expert to treat your ant problem, you’re ensuring that your family – and your furry family – stay safe, healthy, and happy.

At Keller Pest Control, we strive to provide our customers with the absolute best pest control solutions in the Kalamazoo area. If you’ve spotted ants, spiders, termites, or other pests in your home, we encourage you to reach out to us today to schedule a visit.