Beeeeees---I would LOVE to have a them in my back yard!
Spiders hate peppermint. Put water + a few drops of peppermint oil in a squirt bottle and spray your garage, doorways, window frames, etc.
Seed Starter Soil Recipe Eliot Coleman's Organic Recipe • 30 units peat • 1/8 unit lime or ½ unit wood ashes, • 20 units coarse sand or perlite • 3/4 unit organic fertilizer (equal parts blood meal, colloidal phosphate and greensand) • 10 units good garden soil • 20 units well-aged compost Sift all ingredients before mixing. Mix the peat and lime or wood ash first. Mix the sand or perlite with the fertilizer. Then mix everything together.