TYPES OF ANTS
ALL ABOUT Ants
Aside from carpenter ants, most species of ants will not cause significant property damage. But their huge colonies (with many as millions of inhabitants) and voracious appetites make them a disruptive, and hard to control, nuisance.
Carpenter ants resemble other types of bees and ants, their nesting habits are quite different. Because they tunnel into wood to lay their eggs, that can cause significant damage to home and property.
Some ants like fire ants pose a particularly strong threat in specific portions of the county rather then nationwide. For an example, Fire ants are primarily threaten the southeast. Fire ant can inflict painful stings and can cause serious reactions in those allergic to their venom.