Posts Tagged ‘ants’
Know When It Makes Sense To Consider All Natural Pest ControlGeorgia is home to dozens of insects and other pests that can invade your home and become a nuisance. Some of these pests can even pose potential health risks to you and your family if they are not properly exterminated or removed. However, many store bought pesticides can also be hazardous to people and pets. Here at SWAT we want you and your family’s home to be pest free and safe. With that in mind, here are some great all natural pest control methods to minimize the pests in your home.
Are There Home Remedies for Fighting Fire Ants?While there are many ideas and methods for killing firing ants naturally, a simple and common method is to pour boiling hot water on fire ant mounds. This method will typically kill about 60% of mounds, depending on a variety of factors. Even though the method is “natural”, the end result is not very effective. And you might burn yourself.
You would think that boiling hot water would totally kill fire ants, but they are very tough little pests. And as this video shows, it’s even tough to drown them!