How to Kill the Ants in Your Home?

Its a common problem how do I kill the ants in my home? Ants are common pests that are found all over the world. They are real menace as they not only invade the food articles in the house and destroy it but they also destroy the plants in the garden by building anthills at the root of the plants and using the nutrition of the plants as their own food. There are various types of ants and all types do not live in the house. There are some types of ants which live outside the house and some live inside the house. The most commonly known ants are weaver ants, leaf cutter ants, fire ants, driver ants etc. The ants live in a colony and they have lots of unity amongst themselves. It is very difficult to drive away an ant as it has the tendency of finding out ways and means to reach the food material that it wants to carry to the anthill.

How to Kill Ants With Pesticide?

Like all pests ants also need to be terminated from the house. There are two types of ants that invade the house. One is the black ant that lives outside the house and enters the house in search of food. These ants are harmless. The other is the carpenter ant which makes cavities inside the house which is very harmful as in the long run these cavities may cause damage to the structure of the building. So it is highly essential to eliminate these ants totally from the house. There are many types of pesticides available in the market to kill the ants. But while using the pesticides we have to be careful that the pesticide does not have a harmful after effect on the children. The best way is to call the pest control department and ask them to use their pest control device to kill the ants.

How to Kill the Ants with Home Ant Repellents?

If you do not want to use chemicals to kill ants there are various things available on your kitchen shelf and on the dressing table which can kill the ants. These natural products do not have any harmful effect on the members of the house. If you see hordes of ant in the kitchen follow their trail and then fill the hole with turmeric powder, also line the entire area from the hole to the place of their invasion with turmeric powder and after some time you will find the ants have vanished. Wipe the floor with vinegar mixed in water and the ants will not enter the house. The colony can be wiped off by pouring boiling water in the slits where the ants have made the ant hill. So use the natural method and keep your house free from ants.

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