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Argentine Ant Facts
Argentine Ants are no longer than 1/8 of an inch.
Argentine Ants are dark brown to black in color.
Outdoors Argentine Ants typically nest in moist soil next to or under buildings and are well adapted to urban environments.
How to Get Rid of Argentine Ants
Eliminate standing water. Many pests, such as ants, mosquitoes and termites, are attracted to moisture.
Cut back tree branches and other plants from the house. Sometimes these ants use tree branches to get into your home.
Make sure that there are no cracks or little openings around the bottom of your house. Sometimes pests use these to get into your home.
Remove firewood and building materials that are stored next to your home. Pests like to build nests in stacks of wood.