Pinner says: Mosquito Spray...I was at a deck party awhile back, and the bugs were having a ball biting everyone. A man at the party sprayed the lawn and deck floor with Listerine, and the little demons disappeared. The next year I filled a 4-ounce spray bottle and used it around my seat whenever I saw mosquitoes. And voila! That worked as well...worth a try... Best of all... It's not a chemical that will harm you!
Get Rid of Ants with cornmeal. Put small piles of cornmeal where you see ants. They eat it, take it 'home,' can't digest it so it kills them. It may take a week or so, especially if it rains, but it works and you don't have the worry about pets or small children being harmed!
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!
i fuckin hate pine sol BUT TRYING THIS! Outdoor use:::::::::: flies HATE pine-sol. Mix it with water, about and put it in a spray bottle. Use to wipe counters or spray on the porch and patio table and furniture Drive them away!
Swarms of Mosquitoes on my patio led me to an old home remedy - Did you know that chopped up garlic makes mosquitoes disappear? I buy minced, dried garlic at local Fiesta grocery stores and sprinkle it around on my patio. I have to stand back as I am using it - mosquitoes will literally swarm out of your plants and bushes to get away from the smell. Works like a charm!!
Take that mosquitos!- Mosquito trap - Cut the top off a 2 liter bottle. Invert the cone and place it inside the straight part of the bottle. Glue the two pieces together. Add 1 tsp yeast and 1/2 cup sugar to some luke warm water, and pour the mixture into the bottle. Mosquitoes are attracted to the carbon dioxide that you exhale. The yeast feeds off the sugar and emits the same gas, so the mosquito enters the bottle, thinking she will find food there.
Spiders hate peppermint! Put some peppermint oil in a squirt bottle with a little water and spray your garage and all door frames... interesting!I knew it helped keep mice away but i didnt know it worked for spiders too. more at ~ worlds coolest things ~