Small but problematic ants have taken over homeowners lawns and patios. Try these 3 methods to rid yourself of ants Outdoors:
1. Eliminate the ants – Pour boiling water on infested areas to kill off ants. This is a fast and inexpensive way to get rid of ants.
2. Eliminate the ant trail – Ants leave a trail and will find their way back to a location. By sprinkling coffee grounds, the ants will lose their scent.
3. Prevent reinfestation – clove or cinnamon oil has been proven to repel ants as the odour is unappealing to them.