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Get rid of ants FAST! Fast-acting Ant Control Treatment Service. See results in 24-48 hours. 1 time service will get rid of ants for the whole season.

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Ant Control, Extermination & Prevention Services

Ant Control

Successful carpenter ant control depends on eliminating the parent colony, which is usually located outdoors. Finding and treating as many satellite nests as possible is the key to carpenter ant control. Sometimes, a property can have several nests beside the main colony site. Because it can be difficult to detect these all at the same time, an ongoing pest program will ensure that any activity is addressed immediately to keep the population under control.

Let Safeguard Pest Solutions deal with the problem. The best method for controlling an indoor ant colony is through persistent approved insecticides directly on the colony. We have the proven insecticides and the training to safely use them.


Despite claims by manufacturers, commercially available ant bait stations are simply not that effective. Ants are clever creatures and will simply not take the bait.


Professional treatments are the most effective when dealing with these pests. They are however toxic and should be treated with care and respect. Safeguard Pest Solutions can help. Call us at 231-903-0063.

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How To Find An Ant Nest

Observe Activity

Finding an ant nest can be difficult. Begin by observing where you see the most ant activity. See where they are going and where they are coming from. Ants are great at keeping their home tidy. They quickly remove any excess debris, wood shavings, and dead co-workers from the nest. In many cases, nest debris accumulates in basements beneath the nest area, so look for accumulations of coarse sawdust along basement walls.

Use Bait

Find out where ants are coming from and going to by trying this: Mix 4oz of grape jelly with 1 teaspoon of ground up, dried pet food. Put a teaspoon in a bait jar and watch them carry the food back to the nest.

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Common West Michigan Ants

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Carpenter Ants

Carpenter ants are one of the largest and most common ants in Michigan. Unlike termites, they only nest in wood and do not eat it.

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Black Ants

When a colony grows too large they can devastate patches of your lawn, or burrow into your home looking for food or new locations to start colonies.

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Yard Ants

Ants can suddenly appear on your lawn if you haven’t taken any preventative measures, and you have well-drained, dry, warm soil.

Seasonal Pest Elimination Program

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The PEP program is custom designed pest control to rid your home or business of unwanted bugs and insects! A professional exterminator from our PEP Service will design the exact treatment formula and rotation schedule to get rid of bed bugs, ants, stink bugs, spiders, wasps, Japanese beetles and more, and keep them out.

Wood Destroying Insects Report

Wood destroying insects like termites, carpenter ants, wood-boring beetles, carpenter bees, and powder post beetles can cause serious structural problems to your home or business that are costly to repair. Get this free pest control report to learn more and keep your home or business safe from damage.

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