Termites & Carpenter Ants

Termite & Carpenter Ant Control

Wood destroying organisms can damage the structural integrity of your home. Carpenter Ant, a common indegenous ant species on Long Island are attracted to high moisture content. Alot of the time they can give us insight into an unhealthy moisture levels within the structure of homes. This elevated moisture level is more often than not the catylyst for which an infestation of this destructive ant can be blamed. Leaky sky lights, leaky roof, faulty plumbing, absence of a dehumidifier in the sub level. All potential trouble. These high moisture levels can lead to mold which can be highly toxic and dangerous to your family. Carpenter Ant naturally nests in various trees on Long Island. They do not eat wood. Instead they bore through it for nesting purposes – at night, during their reproductive season. Every Spring a percentage of a colony will develop wings and “swarm” in an attempt to create satellite nests and expand into the world. What are the odds during this swarming season that a satellite nest will be established on/in your home? We will be here, to provide both traditional one time treatments as well as monthly maintenance programs to protect your home. East End Pest Management has the best pest solution for you.

Long Island, home of the subterranean termite. While not as common as the carpenter ant, the termite does exist and can be a real problem if left to their devices. Termites eat wood. 24 hours a day, 7 Days a week, 52 weeks a year… you get the picture. They can create massive damage that needs to be repaired within that year. Inspections and treatment. Call for details.