Species can be found to invade our homes in large numbers. Once the ants enter our homes, they can take over the entire kitchens and pantry spaces, digging burrows underneath the ground and building homes for themselves and their colonies. Ants pose a risk to the building structures, given that they dig holes under the ground and weaken the structure. They also contaminate the food items left out in the open and as such there is also a health risk involved in the ant infestations. While there are certain home remedies that can work, these are mostly ones that provide temporary relief. Hence going for the services of a professional ant extermination can help to completely exterminate the ants.