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Thieves Cleaner Gets Rid Of Ants

Author: Jennifer C.
Date: 03-12-2011
Views: 2,993
Word Count: 200
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 5624-OR

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We're renting an older house in SE Oklahoma & have had an ant problem nearly year round. The landlord's paid for the local exterminator to come over & spray in & outside the home but the insects & pests haven't improved much.

One day I was looking @ the bedroom window while I was on the phone with a friend & noticed a trail of bigger (3 section) ants coming up & down the window & had something white attatched to them (friend informed me they were ant eggs), they were increasing quickly.

I took my Thieves cleaner spray (1 capful cleaner,32 oz distilled water in bottle that I got from Home Depot) I drenched the inside of the window, all around the edge of it. My husband then took the bottle outside & sprayed the remainder of the bottle outside where he could see them coming from.

Within 20 minutes I noticed the ants were gone, some dead on the window sill along with ant eggs on the window sill! I called my husband into the room for him to see because I was amazed at the results!

Room smelled wonderful & ants haven't returned & it's been months!

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