Add 1 teaspoon of cider vinegar to every quart of water in your pets water dish. Fleas will not go near your pet. Fill a spray bottle with half white vinegar half cold water then go around your house mist your furniture, rugs, drapes and anywhere fleas like to hide and lay eggs. Try this every time youre ready to vacuum and youll be surprised how this little trick will get rid of not only fleas but ants, spiders and just about any critter thats lurking around your home.
To get rid of ants, put small piles of cornmeal where you see ants. They eat it or take it home to the others. They cant digest it so it kills them. It may take a week or so, especially if it rains, but it works and you dont have the worry about pets or small children being harmed!
10 Ways To Get Rid of Ants without Pesticides 1. Baking soda 2. Flour & Baby Powder 3. Coffee grounds, chili powder, cinnamon, peppermint or black pepper. 4. Grits, instant rice & cream of wheat 5. Vinegar & water 6. Molasses, sugar and yeast 7. Contact paper 8. Paper cup with vaseline 9. Borax, sugar & water 10. Diatomaceous Earth