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10 Places You May Find Ants

In Your Bathroom

When you find ants in your home, they generally aren't there to watch TV. Ants kind of have a one-track mind, so you can be pretty sure they're looking for something to eat. The kitchen will get most of the action because of all of the goodies to sample, but don't underestimate your bathroom. There are plenty of things to chow down on in there, especially if you use bath products made of food ingredients. Soaps, lotions and the all-time ant attractor, the decadent sugar scrub, are all great sources of food for adventurous ants. The same goes for toothpaste and mouthwash and pretty much anything else in your bathroom that has a foodlike taste or smell.