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To get rid of ants, put small piles of cornmeal where you see ants. They eat it or take it home to the others. They 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!

DIY spider spray...I don't do spiders ewww

Amazing Weed Killer Spray: 1/2 gallon of Apple Cider Vinegar 1/4 c table salt 1/2 tsp Dawn liquid dish soap Mix and pour into a spray bottle Spray weeds thoroughly. It makes 1/2 gallon for around $6.40 It worked better than Round Up & killed the weeds on first application. The Dawn dish soap strips the weed of it's protective oils so the vinegar can work with deadly force. Safe to use in a yard with pets!

Cinnamon in the Sandbox--- Did anyone else know this???? Now that its getting warmer, the kids are going to want to play in the sandbox. Cinnamon in the Sandbox keeps the bugs away! I knew cinnamon repelled ants... but I never thought of this! Brilliant! Ive also heard it will keep the cats out. Share with friends! For more natural remedies, join https://www.facebook.com/EarthPatriot

from Survival Life

DIY Seedling Greenhouses Ideas For Your Garden This Spring

DIY Seedling Greenhouses | Get a Jump Start on Your Garden This Year | Cool And Simple Tricks To Start Your Own Indoor Seedling Using Items From Around Your Home by Survival Life at http://survivallife.com/diy-seedling-greenhouses/

Actually works well. Keep some in a spritz bottle under a chair or table for reapplications.

Fill container with vinegar, sugar and salt to trap wasps... I'll be placing these around the yard this year!

Poisoned Bait Dry cement powder Cornflour Directions: Mix 50/50 and place in a shallow dish or bait station in the path used by rodents (can be used for inside rodent control). After feeding the mouse will seek water outside which causes the cement powder to react, quickly killing the rodent. Source: Rats & Mice Rodent Control.

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Grow Plants in your Backyard by Building a Trellis and Raised Garden Box Combo

Grow Plants in your Backyard by Building a Trellis and Raised Garden Box Combo #Garden

Pinner Said - My sons doctor told me about this 37 years ago. Use Vicks Vapor Rub and socks. Even the worst cough can be stopped within 5-15 minutes, and lasts hours. Just apply the vapor rub generously to the bottom of your (or childs) feet, and cover with socks. works 100% of the time, and has been proven to work better than prescription drugs! I remember this too.