Have you found fire ant mounds on your lawn? It can be tempting to get rid of them on your own, but that could be a very bad idea. Fire ants attack anyone who disturbs their nests, and their stings can hurt for weeks! Here at Gecko Green, we have extensive experience dealing with these pests, and we know how to get rid of them safely. After assessing the situation, our technicians will develop an effective treatment plan to eradicate fire ants long-term.
Extinguish: We can control fire ants for up to 6 months at a time with this twice-yearly treatment.
Top Choice: With just one application, we can control existing mounds and stop new mounds from forming for up to a year.
Does the threat of fire ants cause you to worry when your loved ones and pets go outside? The climate in Texas, unfortunately, attracts fire ants all year long. Their colonies can grow to be quite large, with up to several hundred thousand ants in one nest. The only way to keep your family safe is by destroying them--but if you try to do it yourself, you risk being stung. Fire ant bites are so dangerous that they can put your health at risk. Their stings can burn, hurt, and itch for weeks-- with some people having to seek immediate medical attention for allergic reactions.
In addition to injecting venom into their victims, fire ants also wreak havoc on a lawn’s root system. If you have fire ant mounds in your yard, you need a fast and effective solution. Our fire ant treatments in Grapevine target these nuisance pests, taking care of the problem immediately. That way, you don’t have to give fire ants in your yard another thought!