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6 Ways to Deal With Ants in the House


Do you have army of ants invading your house? Try these 6 tricks before using chemical poisons.
-Seal up holes and cracks
-Clean up in the kitchen
-Erase their chemical trails with soapy water
-Create a pepper barrier
-Create a scent barrier (they hate lavender)
-Feed them something (ants dies after eating coffee grounds)
These little critters are sneaky, organized, and great at getting into a house.
These little critters are sneaky, organized, and great at getting into a house.
Ants avoid lavender, if possible.
Ants avoid lavender, if possible.
Ants leave invisible lines on the ground for buddies that need to be removed.
Ants leave invisible lines on the ground for buddies that need to be removed.
Ants die when they eat coffee grounds
Ants die when they eat coffee grounds
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3 of 6 questions
  • Pac22419667
    on Jun 17, 2017

    Used coffee grounds or fresh grounds?
  • Beverly
    on Jul 15, 2017

    Hi um what is "wonder"?
    thank you
  • Glory
    on Jul 9, 2018

    Will these hurt my puppy?? He is only 5 months old and tends to eat anything. Lol Just don’t want him to get sick or anything.

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  • Brenda
    on Jul 29, 2018

    I'm looking for something I can get rid of fleas on my dogs and ca


  • Brenda
    on Jul 29, 2018

    I'm looking for some home remedy to get rid of fleas on my dogs and cat

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