Spray this simple mixture and you will never see ants in your house again!

Homemade Ant Bait: Borax and Sugar Solution


  • 1/2 cup of sugar
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons borax
  • 1 1/2 cups of warm water
  • Cotton balls


  1. Mix the sugar and borax in a bowl.
  2. Add warm water to the bowl and stir until the sugar and borax dissolve.
  3. Soak cotton balls in the mixture and place them in areas where there are ants.
  4. Leave the bait for a few days and replace the cotton balls as needed.
  5. Repeat as necessary until the ants are gone.

Note:   Borax is a natural insecticide that can be effective in killing ants, while sugar attracts ants to the bait.

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