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Ant Control in Charlotte 

Effective Treatments in Concord, Locust, & the Surrounding Areas

Of the many insects in the natural world, there is a surprising amount of proverbs, stories, movies, and even music written about ant. When they are contentedly working on their own home outside, ant have been described as industrious, even admirable, able to carry at least 20 times their own body weight. However, when ant enter your home or business, they immediately turn into a nuisance, getting into even the smallest remnant of food or drink left on the counter or in the sink. 

ant generate large populations at an extremely rapid rate. In order to provide fast and effective treatments for infestations, it is important to never hesitate in making a call to our team at City Wide Exterminating, Inc. 

Contact us now at (704) 850-6091 as soon as you discover a trail of ant invading your home.

Commonly Asked Questions

What are some signs of an ant infestation?

Some signs of an ant infestation include seeing trails of ants, finding ant nests in or around your property, and noticing small piles of dirt or sand near your home.

How can I prevent ant infestations in my home or business?

To prevent ant infestations, it's important to keep your property clean and free of food crumbs, seal any cracks or openings where ants can enter, and address any moisture issues that may attract ants.

Are there different types of ants that require different treatments?

Yes, there are different species of ants, and some may require different treatment methods. It's best to have a professional pest control service identify the specific type of ant infestation and recommend the most effective treatment.

Is it safe to use DIY ant control methods?

While some DIY methods may provide temporary relief, they may not address the root of the ant infestation. Professional pest control services have access to effective and safe treatments that can eliminate ant infestations more thoroughly.

How quickly can ant infestations be treated?

The speed of ant infestation treatments can vary depending on the severity of the infestation and the treatment method used. It's important to contact a professional pest control service as soon as an infestation is discovered for the fastest and most effective treatment.

What Attracts Ant to Your Property?

You may be wondering why ant are so attracted to your property in the first place. Uncovered or improperly stored food is a great temptation, which is why it is best to keep food sealed containers or in a place where the smell cannot attract pests. More than food, ant crave access to water, especially during the hotter months. 

Many residents have been surprised to discover ant trails along bathtubs and toilets, even when there is clearly no source of food. Unfortunately, there isn’t an easy way to remove the water from your bathroom, other than mopping up spills. Therefore, the best way to get rid of ant that are attracted to water is to ask a professional about thorough exclusion methods for sealing entry points where ant come in.

Common ant You May Encounter

Many residents are attracted to North Carolina because of the state’s beautiful natural surroundings and temperate climate. Unfortunately, this holds true for many pests as well, including ant. There are multiple kinds of ant that are known for infesting local properties. A professional can recognize the intricate details that distinguish each species, including the distinct habitats that each species prefers and the best methods for eliminating the particular infestation.

A few of the most common types of ant that we treat include:

  • Argentine ant
  • Big-headed ant 
  • Fire ant 
  • Carpenter ant
  • Acrobat ant 
  • Odorous house ant
  • Pharaoh ant
  • Ghost ant
  • Pavement ant 
  • Little black ant

This is just a sampling of the many species in North Carolina. Professional treatment is always necessary to identify the kind of ant that is invading your property and determine the most effective way of halting the infestation in its tracks. Speak to our team at City Wide Exterminating, Inc. to learn more.

Call us today at (704) 850-6091 or contact us online for experienced ant control in Charlotte.


  • “My mom started using City Wide over 20 years ago so when we bought a house, they came just to do a sort of maintenance to keep bugs from coming. We have never had an issue and City Wide is a big part of that.”

    Lesley L.

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