How do you get rid of ants in a dishwasher?

Answer I've read in several places that pouring vinegar down the dishwasher drain (a lot) and then running the empty dishwasher will kill the ants and keep them from coming back.

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How do you get rid of ants in dishwasher?

I would think that running the dishwasher would help. The rest depends on where they are coming from.

How do you get rid of ants in the dishwasher?

Did it break? It seems that there would be lots of suds. Run it empty once or twice.

Would a plastic item that melted in your dishwasher spread harmful toxins throughout the dishwasher making everything in the dishwasher unsafe to use again?

Melting plasticNo harmful toxins, but probably a bad taste. It wouldn't hurt to run the load again. Well I do not agree entirely, depending how bad the plastic was melted and what KIND of plastic i... Read More »

Anyone living in British Columbia, Canada. Are the common red ants and larger black ants native species?

They came from the USA. Canada is basically too cold for a native species and these adopted to the environment