Ants make their presence known during warmer weather or rainy seasons, especially in gardens or inside the house. Ants are one of the most common insects that live in colonies that range in size from anywhere between hundreds to millions of ants, which mostly depends on the species. Although there are several different types of ants, the most common house-invading ones include carpenter, acrobat, odorous, pharaoh, pavement, and red house ants.
These red ants not only get into your food and damage property, they also cause stinging bites that could leave you scratching your skin with near-uncontrollable itching. They also cause damage to your plants.
Home remedies to get rid of red ants
Sure, there are several chemicals that help get rid of these pesky insects. However, these chemicals are harmful to humans, pets, and the environment. So it’s not a good option to choose chemicals over natural remedies. So take a look at some natural, easy, and non-toxic home remedies to get rid of red ants.