It's Ant Season! Don’t wait until you notice the carpenter ant damage to call for help for these pests. If you see a few, chances are, there is a colony somewhere nearby. Get them under control before they start causing serious damage to your home.
How to Use Borax Mixtures to Kill Ants! Did you know you can use Borax to kill ants in your home or yard? And cornmeal works as well. Ants eat it and carry it to their nest and mix it with their food supply. When they eat it and feed it to their larvae, it expands their stomach and eventually they explode, killing them and the larvae. No more ants!! Also the cornmeal is safe around pets and children. This method is so cool, less expensive, and it works!
The most common types to invade homes include black, carpenter, pharoah, odorous, and sugar ants. Identifying the species you're up against is great if you can, but this natural method works on almost every variety.