Bethany's Favorite Recipes: Borax Ant Killer Mix the solution until all particles have dissolved. Dunk cotton balls in the solution. Once the cotton ball is saturated, place it on stiff paper on or near all of the trails that you see.
Yes -- Borax got rid of the ants! An easy homemade recipe for how to use Borax to kill ants, and so much cheaper than ant traps, too, since you can use the rest of the Borax for so many other things -- and it lasts for years! Save with this effective DIY
Borax is the most common ingredient in house ant control products. It is natural. Mix 1 cup of warm water with cup of sugar, and 2 tablespoons of Borax. Then, soak cotton balls in the Borax mixture and place them near any ant trails in your home.