To get rid of ants, put small piles of cornmeal where you see ants. They eat it or take it home to the others. 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!
> Ant Killer < - 1 cup of warm water – cup of sugar, – 2 tablespoons of Borax. Soak the Borax mixture up with cotton balls, and then place the cotton balls near any trails the ants have established in your home.
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.
Tomatoes need calcium to achieve their full flavor potential. Crush up to powder about 4 or 5 egg shells and put them in the bottom of the hole. Then plant your tomato on top. They'll provide calcium and prevent blossom end rot.
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
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)
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.