Ants can be a real problem in almost every house. Whenever they find some food lying around they come along to feast and can soon infest your home leaving you with a mess to clean up. Whenever we face this problem we usually turn to chemical toxins, chalk and glue in an effort to get rid of them, which can sometimes be effective but sometimes even that doesn’t help. This is why we have the perfect natural solution for your ant infestation problem and you’ll no longer have to fill your house with toxic ingredients.
The following recipe is for an orange scented freshener which will quickly expel the ants from your house and will put an end to your problem. Here’s what you’ll need:
- 1 jar
- Spray bottle
- 2 oranges
- 1 grapefruit
- 1 lemon
Squeeze the juice from the fruits and pour it in the jar. Add the vinegar and store the mixture aside for a week or two. Two weeks later take the jar and strain the liquid to remove the pulp and transfer it to the spray bottle.
Spray your house with this mixture, locating all the different ant trails and wait for a few days. The results won’t be visible immediately but soon you’ll notice their numbers decreasing gradually until they completely disappear. Don’t freak out if you notice the situation getting worse before it gets better, the sweetness from the fruits will attract them but soon they’ll get poisoned from the citrus fruits which are toxic for them. This is a completely safe, non-toxic and efficient solution to get rid of black ants infestation.
We know that it’s hard to stop using all those trustworthy chemically-based ant repellents, but trust us that this method is more reliable and it poses no danger to your family. You’ll eliminate the dangerous side-effects and protect your family and pets from accidental poisoning.