What Types of Bugs Are Attracted to Your Tree Stumps?

Tree StumpsIf you have dead trees or tree stumps in your yard or on your lawn, there is a big chance that there may be bugs inhabiting that area. These bugs may not be the bugs you want all over your stumps or even on your lawn; they could do damage to the appearance of your lawn, surround the outside of your house, or even infiltrate the inside of your home.

One of the most common bugs you will find in your tree stumps are ants. Though they are small, they can be very harmful. Because of their miniscule size, they can fit anywhere. Yes, this means they can fit into tiny cracks or holes and find their way right into you home. Though they are not only found on trees or tree stumps, having tree stumps near your home makes it easier for them to find you.

Other pesky insects that are attracted to tree stumps are termites, beetles, and other wood-boring insects. They could cause faster deterioration of your stumps, damage other trees, plants, or shrubbery on you lawn, and eventually infiltrate your home.

Since these bugs all may find great pleasure in settling on or near your tree stumps, they will soon find your nice, warm house nearby. By having the stumps available for them in your yard, you are allowing them to get close to your home which can cause larger problems in the future.

Big Foot Tree Service is a professional tree and stump removal company. The professionals here are equipped to find and remove any unwanted stumps or trees on your lawn quickly, professionally, and successfully. The team at Big Foot Tree Service will ensure that you receive the correct care and work that is needed to keep your lawn and home safe from unwanted trees or tree stumps.