“With sticks like this you can just pop them in the ground outside or beside any nice plants inside.”
Cinnamon doesn’t only scare away ants, but also cockroaches, spiders, fruit flies, rats, wasps, earwigs, silverfish, mosquitoes, and even bed bugs.
Talcum powder is also “great” for getting rid of ants as it acts as a “barrier”.
Lynsey explained: “What you do with the talc is you create a mountain, so put it under your skirting boards, squeeze it right in and it stops them from coming in base they can’t push the talk out.
“So places they come in layer your talk in a nice thick line to act as a barrier.”