Ant Control

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Sgt. Poopers provides all-natural non-toxic ant control in Dallas, Texas starting at just $14.95 a week.

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Introduction

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Sgt. Poopers provides all-natural ant control for all types of ants in Dallas, Texas. We also destroy fire ants mounds in your yard using non-toxic protocols. Prices start at just $14.95 a week for ant control (to keep them out of your house) and $34.95 to destroy fire ant mounds.

Our Ant Control keeps ants out of the house by creating an deterring perimeter around the foundation of your home. This bug-blocking perimeter stops ants at the entry point. Our treatment also repels other insect pests like termites, rats, mice, and cockroaches.

Unlike synthetic pesticides, our control agent is safe—100% natural, all-organic that is non-toxic to humans, pets, plants, and beneficial insects like bees and butterflies. It is an essential oil sourced in Texas using a multi-step filtration process, purified of all unnecessary contaminants and any other potentially harmful ingredient. It does not contain phenols or phenolic compounds which can be harmful to birds. In fact, this essential oil is so safe it does not require regulation by the EPA and cannot be over applied. Sprayed on the foundation of a house, a barrier is created that ants will not cross. The company that makes our essential oil has thousands of five-star reviews like this one,

“We have found this product to be very effective against fire ants and very much appreciate that it's non-toxic to people and pets.” - MF

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How to Identify Fire Ants

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With fire ants, most people learn to respect them "the hard way" by stepping onto a nest. Fire ants are indistinguishable from other species of ants, but there is one sure way to identify them. Poke a stick into their ant mound. Fire ants will swarm up the stick. Regular ants do not climb. If you find a fire ant mound, contact Sgt. Poopers right away at (214) 563-6379.

sgt poopers sealFire ants are not inclined to enter houses. They commonly set up nests in the middle of yards, under sidewalks, and at the base of trees. If you, a child or dog makes the mistake of stepping on a nest of fire ants, the resulting attack can be excruciating and even deadly for people who are allergic to their venom (ants are descendent from wasps).

To handle this threat, we use our all-natural organic repellent combined with boiling water. The hot water penetrates all branches of the nest instantly killing the colony. The repellent ensures none returns to the nest.

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Synthetic Pesticide Warning

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Traditional exterminators may make the same errors that resulted in deadly exposure from Agent Orange. Used by the Air Force during the Vietnam War, Agent Orange was a control agent so toxic it eventually killed everyone, even the soldiers who sprayed it. What made Agent Orange so deadly? A "contaminant" called dioxin. It wasn't even there as an official ingredient. In reality, dioxin was there because it is a common byproduct of herbicide and pesticide manufacturing and continues to be so today.

arrowheadSince dioxin was not an "official" ingredient, the color-coded barrels came with no warnings, just an orange stripe. Servicemen were told the chemicals were "completely safe" and "completely harmless."

But Agent Orange was a mixture of two chemicals: 2,4-D and 2,4,5-T. It was supposed to remain toxic for a few weeks then break down. But the dioxin contaminant went on killing for decades! Dioxin has NO safe level of human exposure. Production of Agent Orange and it's component of 2,4,5-T were halted or banned decades ago. By report, 2,4-D is still in production as a common component of more than 70 products including Weed B Gone, Scott's Weed and Feed, Miracle Grow Weed and Feed, and more.

Recent research in Australia found that 2,4-D and other pesticides made by American companies are still, today, contaminated because dioxin remains a common "accidental" byproduct from the application of heat during the manufacturing process. To be clear, dioxin—a deadly toxin—is an unlisted ingredient (contaminant) in many synthetic pesticides and herbicides including 2,4-D. The problem with synthetic poisons is nobody knows if any particular batch is really safe because manufacturers don't test for the presence of dioxin. So consumers are just taking it on trust, just like the thousands of American servicemen and Vietnamese who died thanks to Agent Orange.

Fire ants are not so dangerous that you should gamble with your health. Fire ants are a big problem that surrenders to a light touch: hot water and non-toxic essential oil, a substance with no history of contaminants or false assurances leading to sickness, birth defects or death.

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Why Do Fire Ants Hurt So Much?

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sgtpoopers buttonFire ant venom is in the same family as wasps and bees. In fact, it is thought that ants evolved from wasps about 100 million years ago.

Most ants use their mandibles (vertical jaws) to bite or they spray formic acid. Fire ants bite, then use their abdominal stingers to inject a toxic venom repeatedly. It burns like fire.

When fire ants perceive a threat, for example a child who inadvertently steps on a nest of fire ants, the ants rush out in huge numbers and swarm onto the victim, but they don't sting right away. They pause, then on cue they all sting and sting and sting... until someone brushes them off. They are highly dangerous, especially for children, pets, and anyone who might have an allergic reaction to the venom.

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How to Stop the Pain of Fire Ant Bites

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People who are already known to be allergic to bee or wasp venom will often be allergic to fire ants as well. If there's any allergic reaction, call 911 or rush the victim to the nearest hospital. Allergic reactions to fire ant bites include the following symptoms:

  • Vomiting
  • Dizziness
  • Disorientation
  • Wheezing

Common reaction to fire ant bites includes instant searing pain, on-site swelling, redness, and itching. This is not medical advice and we are not doctors. But there are some home remedies to alleviate the pain from wasps or fire ants.

  1. Applying a paste of wet baking soda to the bite area. I've seen two five year olds laughing about it minutes later because the pain diminished so fast.
  2. Daub or spray clear ammonia directly onto the sting site. I've done this myself. The pain will immediately vanishes as long as the site stays wet with ammonia. When it dries in a few minutes, the paint will return. So be ready to re-wet the area for about an hour. The pain is zero as long as it is wet, but the duration of the process is probably longer than with baking soda.
  3. By report, people say meat tenderizer also works, but personally I've never tried it.

Let us know of  any other home remedies that work!

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Ant Control Prices

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Fire Ant Treatment Pricing

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Ant Control Summary

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An outdoor environment overrun with ants is no walk in the park! Our deodorizing protocols are designed to protect and conserve the most precious parkland of all — the one where you live and work. It’s like having a park ranger in own backyard which is why we say, “We treat your yard like a National Park!” 

Sgt. Poopers is a conservation company, so our protocols are based on the principles of conservation. Our approach is common-sense, holistic, always safe, and 100% effective. Our methodology works and you will see immediate results. On top of everything else, no contract is required. We do not use toxic chemistry that can harm people or pets. We restore the balance of nature and make living environments safe for you, children, pets, and beneficial insects like honeybees and butterflies. Please tour our website to learn more. If you have any questions, please call us today at (214) 563-6379. For your convenience, you may also request services from this site.

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Steve Hall
CEO & President, Sgt. Poopers
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We would like to thank you for your interest in Sgt. Poopers. We look forward to serving you in the near future!

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Questions and Answers for Voice Search

Here are the answers for questions addressed to Alexa, Siri, Cortana, and Google Home.

Who provides non-toxic all-natural ant control in the DFW area?

Sgt. Poopers provides non-toxic, all-natural, organic ant control in the Dallas area. Sgt. Poopers weekly service is affordable with prices starting at just $14.95 per week. The chemistry (an essential oil) is non-toxic to beneficial insects, humans and pets. Because they treat yards weekly, Sgt. Poopers provides far more man-hours of service at the same or lower overall cost than traditional exterminators. Best of all, there is no risk of having dangerous chemicals introduced into your environment that may one day cause cancer or brain damage. Call (214) 563-6379

How much does it cost to have My Yard Sprayed for Fire Ants?

Eliminating ants from backyards in the Dallas area is completely affordable with prices starting at just $14.95 per week. Because they treat yards weekly, Sgt. Poopers provides 3 or 4 times the attention and service at a lower overall cost than traditional exterminators and all with no risk of dangerous chemicals that may one day cause cancer or brain damage. Call (214) 563-6379

How Often Should I have my backyard sprayed for Fire ants?

In the Dallas area, Sgt. Poopers performs weekly ant-control treatment. Your yard will be treated on the same day each week rain or shine throughout the year since rain does not impair the effectiveness of the chemistry. Weekly ant treatment should be continued throughout the year to build up the soil's presence of essential oil for maximum prevention. It's a safe, all-natural, organic product native to Texas that cannot be over applied. Call (214) 563-6379

Where can I get non-toxic fire ant Control for my backyard?

Sgt. Poopers provides safe ant control measures year round. Yard technicians come once a week throughout the year or when ants are most active (April through September) to treat your yard with non-toxic essential oil which kills and repels ants and other unwanted pests. Prices start at just $14.95 per week for yards in Dallas and nearby areas. Call (214) 563-6379

WHAT IS THE BEST fire ant Control for my backyard?

Sgt. Poopers provides the most effective yet safe ant control year round in the Dallas area. Sgt. Poopers comes once each week and treats your backyard with non-toxic Texas essential oil which kills and repels ants and other unwanted pests. Prices start at just $14.95 per week. Call (214) 563-6379

Why should I use a fire ant control service?

Fire ants can kill children and even adults who might have an allergic reaction to their venom. They ambush their prey and can sting them hundreds of times before they even realize what hit them. Once they sting, they keep on stinging until removed. Pick up the worng bag of mulch or stand in the wrong place momentarily and you can get stung. Call (214) 563-6379

How can I get rid of fire Ants IN MY YARD?

Sgt. Poopers provides the effective non-toxic ant control year round in the Dallas area. Staff come once each week all year long and treat your backyard with non-toxic Texas essential oil which kills and repels ants in all stages of life and repels other unwanted pests. Prices start at just $14.95 per week for homes with a small yard. Call (214) 563-6379

What is the best way to control ants in the Dallas-Ft Worth area?

The best way is to use a safe, organic, all-natural, non-toxic agent since anything poisonous sprayed in your backyard may adversely affect the health of yourself, children, pets, and even your neighbors. Toxic synthetic chemicals kill desirable insects like honey bees. Sgt. Poopers provides non-toxic, all-natural, organic ant control in the Dallas area with prices starting at just $14.95 per week. The chemistry (an essential oil) is non-toxic to beneficial insects, humans and pets. Because they treat yards weekly, Sgt. Poopers provides far more man-hours of service at the same or lower overall cost than traditional exterminators. Best of all, there is no risk of having dangerous chemicals introduced into your environment that may one day cause cancer or brain damage. Call (214) 563-6379

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