Wil-Kil Pest Control Interview 09-02-15


IN WISCONSIN, CARPENTER ANTS ARE THE MOST DESTRUCTIVE AND COSTLY PESTS AFFECTING HOMES AND BUSINESSES. JAY NEWELL, FROM WIL-KIL PEST CONTROL JOINS US NOW ON COMMON PLACES CARPENTER ANTS HIDE IN THE HOME, AND WAYS TO PREVENT THEM. SUMMER’S WARM AND WET WEATHER CREATES THE PERFECT CONDITIONS FOR SOFTENING WOOD, AND CARPENTER ANTS PREY ON THESE WEAKENED STRUCTURES BY EXCAVATING SMALL TUNNELS, THE PERFECT CONDITIONS FOR SOFTENING WOOD, AND CARPENTER ANTS PREY THE PERFECT CONDITIONS FOR SOFTENING WOOD, AND CARPENTER ANTS PREY ON THESE WEAKENED STRUCTURES BY EXCAVATING SMALL TUNNELS, COMPROMISING A HOME’S STRUCTURAL SOUNDNESS. CARPENTER ANT PREVENTION METHODS INCLUDE: WIPE UP CRUMBS AND SPILLS IMMEDIATELY SEAL GARBAGE CONTAINERS AND FOOD PACKAGES TRIM BACK OVERHEAD BRANCHES AT LEAST SIX FEET TO AVOID CONTACT WITH THE STRUCTURE MOVE WOOD PILES AT LEAST 20-30 FEET FROM THE STRUCTURE AND ELEVATE PILES WHEN POSSIBLE CHECK FOR LEAKS IN WATER LINES AND CORRECT MOISTURE PROBLEMS AS SOON AS POSSIBLE MAKE SURE DOORS, WINDOWS, CHIMNEYS AND SKYLIGHTS ARE PROPERLY SEALED CLEAN OUT CLOGGED GUTTERS REPLACE WEATHER-STRIPPING AND REPAIR LOOSE MORTAR AROUND BASEMENT FOUNDATION AND WINDOWS IT’S 6:15…TIME FOR WEATHER ON THE FIVE”S. CHARLIE …WHAT’S THE WEATHER GOINGTO BE LIKE TODAY… CARPENTER ANT PREVENTION METHODS INCLUDE: WIPE UP CRUMBS AND SPILLS IMMEDIATELY SEAL GARBAGE CONTAINERS AND FOOD PACKAGES TRIM BACK OVERHEAD BRANCHES AT LEAST SIX FEET TO AVOID CONTACT WITH THE STRUCTURE MOVE WOOD PILES AT LEAST 20-30 FEET FROM THE STRUCTURE AND ELEVATE PILES WHEN POSSIBLE CHECK FOR LEAKS IN WATER LINES AND CORRECT MOISTURE PROBLEMS AS SOON AS POSSIBLE MAKE SURE DOORS, WINDOWS, CHIMNEYS AND SKYLIGHTS ARE PROPERLY SEALED CLEAN OUT CLOGGED GUTTERS REPLACE WEATHER-STRIPPING AND REPAIR LOOSE MORTAR AROUND BASEMENT FOUNDATION CARPENTER ANT PREVENTION METHODS INCLUDE: WIPE UP CRUMBS AND SPILLS IMMEDIATELY SEAL GARBAGE CONTAINERS AND FOOD PACKAGES TRIM BACK OVERHEAD BRANCHES AT LEAST SIX FEET TO AVOID CONTACT WITH THE STRUCTURE MOVE WOOD PILES AT LEAST 20-30 FEET FROM THE STRUCTURE AND ELEVATE PILES WHEN POSSIBLE CHECK FOR LEAKS IN WATER LINES AND CORRECT MOISTURE PROBLEMS AS SOON AS POSSIBLE MAKE SURE DOORS, WINDOWS, CHIMNEYS AND SKYLIGHTS ARE PROPERLY SEALED CLEAN OUT CLOGGED GUTTERS REPLACE WEATHER-STRIPPING AND REPAIR LOOSE MORTAR AROUND BASEMENT FOUNDATION AND WINDOWS WIPE UP CRUMBS AND SPILLS IMMEDIATELY SEAL GARBAGE CONTAINERS AND FOOD PACKAGES TRIM BACK OVERHEAD BRANCHES AT LEAST SIX FEET TO AVOID CONTACT WITH THE STRUCTURE MOVE WOOD PILES AT LEAST 20-30 FEET FROM THE STRUCTURE AND ELEVATE PILES WHEN POSSIBLE CHECK FOR LEAKS IN WATER LINES AND CORRECT MOISTURE PROBLEMS AS SOON AS POSSIBLE MAKE SURE DOORS, WINDOWS, CHIMNEYS AND SKYLIGHTS ARE PROPERLY SEALED CLEAN OUT CLOGGED GUTTERS REPLACE WEATHER-STRIPPING AND REPAIR LOOSE MORTAR AROUND BASEMENT FOUNDATION AND WINDOWS

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *