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!
Tick Removal: Apply a glob of liquid soap to a cotton ball. Cover the tick with the soap-soaked cotton ball and lightly swab it for seconds; the tick will come out on its own and be stuck to the cotton ball when you lift it away. Crush or burn the tick.
The best way of getting rid of mosquitoes is Listerine, the original medicinal type. The Dollar Store-type works, too. spray the lawn and deck floor with Listerine, used it around my seat whenever I saw mosquitoes. And voila!
Homemade Non-Toxic Wasp Spray / Repellant : combine together in a squirt bottle 2 cups of water + 1 teaspoon of peppermint oil + 1 teaspoon of dish soap (optional); wait until early morning or late evening hours when it looks like they’re sleeping, then s
21 Uses for Coffee Grounds.Ant Repellent- sprinkle old grounds around the perimeter of your home (outside) to deter ants. I am placing grounds around my outside hummingbird feeders, can't hurt to try and it is a good way to recycle the grounds.
Dried Bay Leaves - Makes ants disappear! Take a handful of dried bay leaves and grind them in a blender until they have turned to a fine powder. Sprinkle anywhere you are having problems with ants, indoors or out. Safe to use around pets and children.
Swarms of Mosquitoes on my patio led me to an old home remedy - Did you know that chopped up garlic makes mosquitoes disappear? buy minced, dried garlic at local grocery stores and sprinkle it around on patio. Works like a charm!
Have a mosquito problem in summer? At your next outdoor gathering try this SAFE and EFFECTIVE method of keeping mosquitoes at bay! Simply slice a lime in half and press in a good amount of cloves for an ALL NATURAL mosquito repellent