Ants are very interesting insects, they have a great ability to build their nests commanded by a queen who provides the proper instructions, communicate through pheromones and are hard workers, however, they can become a complete nuisance ruining stored food, textiles and even agricultural plantations, if we know the tricks to kill the ants in our homes we can prevent many annoyances.
Homemade tricks to kill ants
There are more than 7,000 different species and have conquered the entire surface of the earth, some species bite to defend themselves while others have stings with which they sting when they feel threatened, although their bite is not dangerous to humans if it can be a bit painful.
I invite you to know the homemade tricks to kill the ants, more effective and easy to use:
· Sodium borate
A very efficient product used for cleaning the home can be a great ally to kill ants, prepare a mixture of sodium borate, water and sugar, when it becomes a paste easy to manipulate place it in small containers and distribute them by corners, the ants will feed on the mix thanks to the taste of the sugar and they will die instantly, it is important that you renew the mixture when it dries completely.
· Clove and cinnamon
Another of the homemade tricks to kill the ants is to make a mixture of ground cloves and cinnamon oil, place it in the areas of your house where you have noticed the presence of the ants, the simple aroma will keep them away from your home.
· Mint infusion
With some mint leaves prepare an infusion and place it in a container with spray, then pulverize every place in your home and the aroma will confuse them that they will decide to leave your house quickly.