kills the weeds/stray grass One gallon of APPLE CIDER VINEGAR, c table salt, 1 tsp Dawn. Mix and pour into a smaller spray bottle. (you can purchase 3 gallon size Apple Cider Vinegar in the canning section of a good hardware store - cheap!
1 cup of very warm water ½ cup of sugar 2 tablespoons of borax . All natural green ant killer for pennies and it works just as well as expensive poison! This natural ant killer can be used in a garden to sustain an organic environment.
Natural Weed Killer 2 cups table salt 1 gallon white vinegar (make sure it has 5 percent acidity) 8 drops liquid dishwashing soap , preferably Dawn Directions: 1 Mix this up in a large container and then put some in a spray bottle. (This kills grass too)
Mentholatum ointment (or Vicks) repel mosquitoes more safely than DEET. this is one I will try. especially around the ankles where the mosquitoes always seem to attack. Or make your own with coconut oil and eucalyptus.
Lots of natural ant/spider/bug solutions Mosquito Repellent recipe you can make at home: Combine in a 16 oz bottle: 15 drops lavender oil Tbsp of vanilla extract Cup lemon juice. Fill bottle with water.
Homemade Mosquito Repellent - This super easy recipe is non-toxic and it works
Homemade Mosquito Repellant - just 3 ingredients! 15 drops of Lavender Essential drop of Citronella essential oil, 3 – 4 Tbsp Homemade Vanilla Extract, Tbsp. Lemon Juice or drops of Lemon Essential Oil Put in a spray bottle and top up with water!
Simply pour 2 cups of CLUB SODA directly in the center of a fire ant mound. The carbon dioxide in the water is heavier than air and displaces oxygen which suffocates the queen and the other ants. The whole colony will be dead within about two days.
Pinner said: Spiders hate peppermint! Put some peppermint oil in a squirt bottle with a little water and spray your garage and all door frames.I knew it helped keep mice away but i didnt know it worked for spiders too, ill have to try it
Mosquito Trap: Cut cone from 2 liter bottle, invert and glue together. Add 1 tsp yeast, cup sugar to lukewarm water, pour into bottle. Mosquitoes are attracted to the carbon dioxide emitted from the sugar/yeast combo.
Natural Spider Killer/Preventer: Take one cup of vingar, one cup of pepper powder, a teaspoon of oil and liquid soap. put it into a spray bottle and spay along the outside of your door(outside door) and along windows refresh after it rains.
Mosquito trap - Cut the top off a 2 liter bottle. Invert the cone and place it inside the straight part of the bottle. Add 1 tsp yeast and cup sugar to some luke warm water, and pour the mixture into the bottle. Mosquitoes are attracted to it
Mix 2 tablespoons of borax with jam, jelly, honey or syrup until there is a paste. Smear some on some paper or a plate and put it where the ants are. They should flock to it and eat it and take it back to the nest and it will act as a natural ant killer
Did you know that chopped up garlic makes mosquitoes disappear? Buy minced, dried garlic at local grocery stores and sprinkle it around patio. Mosquitoes will literally swarm out of your plants and bushes to get away from the smell. Works like a charm!
Use Listerine as Mosquito Spray: @ deck party bugs were awful! Man @ Party Sprayed the Lawn & Deck with Listerine, & little demons disappeared. Next time I filled a Spray Bottle & Used it whenever I saw mosquitoes. And voila! That worked!