There are few things worse for a homeowner than discovering an infestation of ants. Not only do you have to deal with unwelcome pests, but you usually have to pay a professional to spray dangerous chemicals all around your home.
However, with just a few basic household items, you can save yourself the money and frustration of finding an exterminator to handle the job.
One man figured out a way to control an ant infestation by using the very thing that they’re after in the first place: sugar!
The first thing you’ll need is boiling water. It doesn’t have to be any particular kind of water, either; tap or bottled will do the trick. Just make sure you have at least a few cups of it ready before you tackle your bug problem.
The next thing you’ll need to get is six teaspoons of sugar. Sugar might sound like an odd choice considering it’s usually the ingredient that attracts ants, but once you see what it’s used for, you’ll understand why it’s necessary…