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The Sentricon System

Need to get rid of termites? Try using the proven Sentricon System method. This was designed to eliminate termite colonies and has proven its ability to do so worldwide.

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Pest Highlight: Carpenter Ants

07/15/2014

Carpenter ants are the most common ant pest found in the Northeastern United States. They cause structural damage when they excavate wood for nest sites. Unlike termites, carpenter ants do not eat wood, but rather scavenge on dead insects and collect sugary secretions (?honeydew?) produced by other insects such as aphids. Carpenter ants are a nuisance pest when workers are spotted inside foraging for food and when winged swarmers are found inside.

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