How to kill ant mound in yard

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  • Eroque022810 Eroque022810 on Jun 29, 2018
    Try baiting them with cornmeal. They can't digest and will die but you have to hope that queen gets a treat as well. It won't hurt grass. Be prepared to see them come out like crazy which is good the more that eat it and take to their nest the better chance queen will eat.

  • Chubby58 Chubby58 on Jun 29, 2018
    Boil some water and pour it down in the mound.

    • 27524803 27524803 on Jul 02, 2018
      The problem is this..... the dirt absorbs the water really fast.... and the heat is dissipated quickly... so it never reaches the "nest"

  • 27524803 27524803 on Jun 29, 2018
    We have had the best success with the AMDRO line of ant products.... READ and follow all the instructions

  • Johnavallance82 Johnavallance82 on Jun 29, 2018
    Hi there, Use Ant powder on the nest - that should kill them off eventually. Good luck!

  • Redcatcec Redcatcec on Jun 30, 2018
    The Jiffy cornmeal mix works very well, do not bake it, just shake the contents around the anthill and watch the action.

  • Roy12321862 Roy12321862 on Jun 30, 2018
    Use Diatomaceous Earth. It's safe and easy to use, and works!

  • Imjhale Imjhale on Jul 01, 2018
    75/25 or slightly stronger mix of water and vinegar. Bring to a boil and pour over the mound. Worked for mine