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What can I buy to get rid of ants?

We just moved into our townhouse and we have little bitty black ants. What works? Thanks!

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:00 PM on Nov. 1, 2009 in Home & Garden

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  • Corn starch. They eat it, it expands in their bellies adn they die.

    Also, those are sugar ants... keep all your food put away, especially fruit or anything sweet. They're harmless, but annoying. Don't leave anything out over night and keep the floor swept and such and put out corn starch and I'm sure you'll be rid of them in a jif:)
    Ati_13

    Answer by Ati_13 at 12:10 PM on Nov. 1, 2009

  • i make a vinegar spray (half vinegar half water) and spray where ever i see them.
    bettylou420

    Answer by bettylou420 at 12:49 PM on Nov. 1, 2009

  • sprinkle cinnamon

    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 10:03 AM on Nov. 2, 2009



  • sprinkle cinnamon its the best! had ants two weeks ago and got this tip from cafe mom. Sprinkled on floor then on counter two nights in a row. No ants since. THANKS CAFE MOM!
    dillonsma

    Answer by dillonsma at 12:38 PM on Nov. 2, 2009

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