How to Eliminate Ants from Your Home and Outdoor Spaces


You should begin by determining the kind of ant that is invading your home.

This will allow you to learn how to eliminate ants, their nesting behaviours, and have a better sense of where they are residing (they may be nesting outdoors).

You should begin by determining the kind of ant that is invading your home. 

Take a detailed picture of the ant, and then mail it in to the university extension service at your local college or university 

The extension service can identify the kind of ant you are dealing with as well as the location where its nests are located. 

They may provide you with informational pamphlets on the ant species, as well as maybe some pointers on how to get rid of that specific kind of ant.

Aerating your lawn for healthier grass