Get rid of ants in
your caravan / RV
Ants can be a huge
problem to the caravanner, and at times it seems like a
never ending battle to keep these pests at bay.
Some ideas fellow
caravanners have devised to manage this problem are:
When you are back home after your holiday and have
cleaned your van, put ant kill around the jockey
wheels and tyres. This helps prevent ants from
entering your van.
powder. Lay it across their trail - or anywhere else for that matter.
Sprinkle it on any part of the van that touches the ground. This will
soon get rid of or deter them. Easy to clean up afterwards too.
Bio Magic around tyres and anything in contact with the ground.
little honey and Borax on a small sheet of cardboard or similar and
place these around the problem areas (this one worked for us)
some cinnamon sticks & toss them in the cupboards and in all the dark
outdoor surface spray on the
electrical cord and hoses near the
jockey wheel, legs and axle of the caravan
when camped in an ant infested environment. This can be repeated every
3 months when the caravan is not in use.
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