Frequently Asked Questions

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Do the little ants grow into big ants?

No.  This is a common question and commonly misunderstood.

The "little ants" are likely what is called "odorous house ants".   They do NOT grow up to become the "big ants", which are actually carpenter ants.

Carpenter ants are 100% of their full size when they hatch.

Will the ants with wings build a nest in my house?

No, they will not.

Those "winged ants" are carpenter ant queens.