Lemonade and Ants?

Kill ants in lawns with coffee grounds


Kill ants in lawns by pouring one pound coffee grounds in one quart boiling water over the anthill. A very big anthill may require a larger amount of coffee and hot water.


Enter a caption

Pull up the draw bridge: If the ants are already in your house, put your pot of honey and pet food dishes in bowls of water to make anti-ant moats. A little dish soap in the moat water helps!

Enter a caption


Equal parts of dry baking soda and powdered sugar will kill ants.


Treat your ants to lemonade! Blend citrus peels with water, strain, and put in a spray bottle, or put a little citrus solvent in a spray bottle of water. These citrus sprays will kill the ants.

From: Slug Bread & Beheaded Thistles. Ellen Sandbeck.



One comment

I am not able to put a like note under any of the blogs I am now following. I just get the blog without those markings below to say 'like' what is happening? Please help

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s