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Ants can be gotten rid of by using vinegar, chalk, honey, essential oil or ant balls. Minimizing or removing their harborage sites and getting rid of debris and mulch can also help keep ants away. More »

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To get rid of ants in the garden, surround the garden with deterrents, make a garden-safe ant killer, make a trap, pour tobacco tea on the ant hills, and mask the trail scent. Getting rid of ants can be easy or difficult... More »

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Safe home remedies for getting rid of ants include cayenne pepper, citrus spray and grits. Sprinkle cayenne pepper liberally where ants enter. Use black pepper or cinnamon the same way. Mix citrus peelings and water in a... More »

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Natural remedies to get rid of ants include using vinegar, spices, chalk, coffee grounds, and citrus and cucumber peels. Some of these remedies work because ants dislike strong scents. More »

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Ants can be eliminated using boric acid, chalk, commercial pesticides or by sprinkling plain flour around the area where ants are observed. Removing items that attract ants, such as food and water, encourages the ants to... More »

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Some household items that kill ants include adhesive tape, chalk, flowerpots and cayenne pepper. Some of these items are more effective in certain parts of the house, but used together, they can eliminate most ant proble... More »

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To kill ants with vinegar, mix equal parts of white or apple cider vinegar and water, and saturate visible ants with the mixture. Spray the vinegar mixture in the affected areas of the home to prevent additional ants fro... More »

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