There are 24 different species of carpenter ants in the United States. The most common species are dark in color, but they can be yellow, or red and black body. These wood ants can range from ½-inch to 1-inch long and a bite from these ants will cause much pain. Carpenter ants and termites are often mistaken for each other because they both like to nest in wood. Our professional pest management program is the safest bet for type of pest extermination. Give us a call!