​Ants are small insects with six legs their legs are built very strongly therefore they can run quickly and lift 20 times their own weight. Ants are expected to live from 45-60 days. They use their antennas not only for sense of touch but also to smell. There are over 10,000 known species of ants. The ants that are most common to us are the black ant and the wood ant. 

Ant Control

 1. You could try to keep the ants from wanting to enter the home by using substances that they do not like the smell of around possible entry ways and making it difficult for them to enter an area. 

​2. Spray them with ant repellent or a substance that is sure to kill them. 

​3. You could also find where exactly all of the ants are coming from and kill the source. 

​4. You should also keep your home clean and free of clutter.