Fire ants are one of our 5 commonly treated ants. Fire ants tend to nest in the ground with very visible mounds of dirt. Fire ant mounds look like clumps of dirt with no real structure. Fire ant nests can have up to 500,000 ants living in them. Fire ants prefer warm, sunny areas of dry fields and lawns. Fire ants are aggressive and will repeatedly sting. Fire ants are really one of the important pests to have under control as their stings can cause serious reactions to humans. Fire ants are tough to deal with due to their large colony numbers and numerous queens. If you have fire ants in your yard or home please make sure to schedule a FREE home inspection today!