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Natural solution for removing spiders

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Natural solution for removing spiders

Spiders: Spiders help keep the pest population at bay, but too many spiders can be unnerving—to say nothing of the poisonous ones. Diatomaceous earth is effective because as spiders walk across it, the razor-sharp microscopic fossils penetrate the exoskeleton, causing the spider to dehydrate and die. Suggested spider repellents include essential oils such as tea tree, cedar oil, eucalyptus, citronella, and peppermint.

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Natural Solution for ants

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Natural Solution for ants

Ants: Peppermint, cedar oil, soapy water, cucumber peels, mint tea bags, dry mint leaves, cayenne pepper, borax and sugar (see ant trap recipe above), diatomaceous earth (DE).

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Natural Insect Repellent

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Natural Insect Repellent

Natural Insect Repellent Recipe   Need a natural insect repellent without DEET? you'll get a more effective repellent if you combine a few different insect-repelling natural oils.   If you are making large amounts of insect repellent, a good rule of thumb is to mix the repellent so it's 5-10% essential oil, so mix 1 part essential oil with 10-20 parts carrier oil or alcohol.   For a smaller batch use: 10-25 drops (total) of essential oils 2 tablespoons of a carrier oil or alcohol The essential oils that work well against biting insects (mosquitoes, flies, ticks, fleas) are: cinnamon...

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Naturally My Dear Spiderman....

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Naturally My Dear Spiderman....

Techniques for getting rid of spiders naturally. Saline solution.  Salt is a natural type of spider poison, so it makes an effective Portland pest control aide. Dissolve an ounce of salt (1/8 cup) in a gallon of warm water, and pour the saline mixture into a spray bottle. Spray the salty solution directly onto a spider to kill it. Salt water is also effective at killing spider nests. Crushed chestnuts. Spiders detest fresh chestnuts. To send a spider running the other way, place freshly crushed chestnuts at spider entry points. Vinegar and coconut oil. If there’s an area of your...

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Don't Swat.... Just Spray

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Don't Swat.... Just Spray

How to get rid of spiders naturally. Spiders Spiders are the most common insect we see. While there is no sure way to keep them out of your home completely, killing them on site will help with population control. Spiders can easily be killed with a mixture of water (40 percent), alcohol (40 percent) and dish soap (20 percent). Put the mixture in an inexpensive sprayer and spray on the spider.

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