How to Get Rid of Ants (and Keep Them Away)

How to Get Rid of Ants (and Keep Them Away)

Posted by: Andrew Huber on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 6:00:00 am

We had ants.  We might probably still have ants. They’re very small, hard to see.  Nothing gets the anxiety going like when you see a little black line in your kitchen, then with closer inspection discover the assembly line march of hungry ants.  This article from provides some foods you may already have that will be effective in getting rid of ants and keeping them away-

  1. Chalk
  2. Pepper
  3. Salt
  4. White Vinegar
  5. Cinnamon
  6. Oranges
  7. Lemons
  8. Peppermint

The irony here is the display of ants’ appetite.  They’ll risk their lives for a discarded Blow Pop, but don’t want anything to do with oranges and lemons.  Food is what attracts them as well as repels them… just depends on what type of food. Read the full article here.  


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