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How can I get rid of ants?

I clean with bleach, and ajax, everything you can think I can't get rid of them!!! Help please

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Asked by Anonymous at 10:05 PM on Apr. 26, 2010 in Home & Garden

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  • chalk believe it or not deters them...they don't like something in it. Find wher they are coming in on the outside of the house and spray and/or put comet down

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:06 PM on Apr. 26, 2010

  • spinkle cinnamon where you see them.

    Answer by rkoloms at 10:08 PM on Apr. 26, 2010

  • Borax! Sprinkle Borax down along the trails they follow, if you have pets or small children make sure they don't eat it. And the cool thing- you don't have to sweep it up. When you're ready to clean your floor you can always use it to mop.

    Answer by Annabel1809Lee at 10:11 PM on Apr. 26, 2010

  • ive heard grits (uncooked)

    Answer by mrsbean08 at 10:11 PM on Apr. 26, 2010

  • Where we used to live, we kept having ant problems. The only thing that got rid of them for us, was buying the ant hotels. The ants carry the food/poison back to the nest, so the whole colony dies.

    Answer by JeanetteRene at 10:25 PM on Apr. 26, 2010

  • Exterminator. I had them too. He put some crystals down. Haven't seen any since.

    Answer by MLM0503 at 10:34 PM on Apr. 26, 2010

  • my dads house gets ants whenever the weather gets warm... Try bug spray it works! Cant remember the name brand but its in a puruple can and its like Ants/roaches

    Answer by Samantha2174 at 10:29 AM on Apr. 27, 2010

  • Cornmeal. They take it back to the colony and can't digest it.

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:31 PM on Apr. 27, 2010

  • dawn dish liquid and watert

    Answer by newmom179 at 1:01 PM on Apr. 27, 2010

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