6 Simple Steps to get rid of ants in the kitchen

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If you are noticing pesky ants in your house, all through the year, it is time to get serious about getting rid of them. And just because you have ants, doesn't mean that you have to use harmful ingredients to rid your house of the pesky insects. If ants are invading your house throughout the year, there is a good chance that there is an ant nest in your home. You will want to take a look at the site to see all of the steps and natural cleaners to get rid of them. The following are just some of the natural home cleaning recipes and natural hosue cleaners to get rid of ants.

One of the simple ideas to eliminate ants from your home is to get rid of crumbs and spilled water. This is the easiest way to get rid of ants. You start by trying to determine the path ants take to get into your house. Then make sure to hide and clean up all the foods that attract ants. Do not let spilled water sit on the table or in the sink. Always clean the table immediately after eating and make sure to vacuum. Always wrap your food packages. Whenever you open a bag of flour, corn or semolina make sure to seal the package with food wrap. THis is just one easy step to stop annoying ants and other insects from invading your pantry.

Plug up any holes in the house. If you think the ants are getting inside from some holes, be sure and fix them quickly. Silicone is the least toxic solution. Use chili powder as a natural cleaner to rid the house of ants. Dried mint leaves are also effective too. Spread these natural cleaner ingredients around the entry ways and paths in your home. Ants will detect the smell and will stay away. Make some homemade natural insecticides. You can make a natural cleaner recipe using orange peels in the blender and then put into a spray bottle. Spray the natural solution on the areas you've seen ants. This natural solution will also leave your house smelling citrusy fresh, much better than toxic chemicals that are unsafe to breathe in.

Orange peels are just one of the natural cleaners you can use to get rid of ants, but you can also use the fruit for natural house cleaners around the house. One of the natural cleaners you can use oranges for is using the rinds mixed with some white vinegar to make an all natural house cleaner. It's easy to make and can save you money. Using orange peels will leave your house smelling fresh and clean. Using oranges in your natural house cleaners is a great way to use the entire orange and save money on expensive toxic house cleaners from the grocery store. These natural cleaners and natural house cleaners ideas can be found on the My Cleaning Solutions site. Other things you will find on the site include natural cleaners, house cleaning tips and tricks, home cleaning recipes and so much more. **

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