9 Natural Ways To Keep Spiders Out Of Your Home... http://www.diyhomeworld.com/9-natural-ways-to-repel-spiders/ If the thought of spiders scurrying around your home terrifies you - then you'll definitely want to read this article! Tag your spider-hating friends in the comments below so they can check this out, too!
1 part Borax + 1 part powdered sugar = no bugs in my home! The sugar draws them in, the borax kills them. I put it in a fine line around the base of my house (outside) and on little cardboard rounds inside. Not a single pest and this is roach country. I feel kind of guilty it worked so well...
Keep this in mind if you start seeing lots of spiders around your place. Natural spider killer or preventer... take one cup of vingar, one cup of pepper, a teaspoon of oil and liquid soap. Put it into a spray bottle and spray along the outside of your outside door and along windows;
Self cleaning toilet ~ Punch a hole in the top of a bottle of vinegar and sit the bottle in your toilet tank. In doing this you will save water, as the tank wont fill as much, the vinegar will clean your toilet AND tank on each flush, it leaves the bathroom smelling fresh and it doesn't harm any component of your toilet OR the environment when flushed.
Homemade bug spray. essential oils (citronella and lemongrass are musts, I also like lavender or you could use tea tree oil or geranium oil for tick protection), 14 oz. bottle of witch hazel, a spray bottle, a jar for mixing, and a funnel.
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!