10 Ways To Get Rid of Ants without Pesticides 1. Baking soda 2. Flour & Baby Powder 3. Coffee grounds, chili powder, cinnamon, peppermint or black pepper. 4. Grits, instant rice & cream of wheat 5. Vinegar & water 6. Molasses, sugar and yeast 7. Contact paper 8. Paper cup with vaseline 9. Borax, sugar & water 10. Diatomaceous Earth
The best way to get rid of ANTS - place cucumber peelings where you have the little pests overnight. eco-friendly, child and pet friendly and you dispose of them the next day. NO ANTS. this works @Susannah Langdale
Get Rid of Ants Naturally 1)Put cucumber slices near cracks or entry points 2)Draw chalk lines around your doorways and windowsills 3)Put bay leaves or sprinkle cayenne pepper where the ants are coming in 4)Make a cleaning solution of vinegar, water, and about ten drops of tea tree oil and spray it around your counters/doorways/etc
Use Baby Powder as Ant Repellant. If there's a spot where ants like to come in your kitchen, try sprinkling some baby powder around it. The scent and texture cause too much sensory overload for the critters and they will avoid it. Bookmark this tip for summer, since it will also work on picnic blankets.