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Need help with Pest Control? What are some home made Spider
What will keep Spiders away?
What are some home made repellants?
--Horse chestnuts / hedge apples / hedge balls. It's best when they are fresh and green. It's best
to cut them open to expose the natural oils. Please these in the corners of your
--Lemon Pledge. Spray this on a surface that you don't want spiders to cross. The effect wears off over time and you'll need to re spray the surface.
Spiders don't like walking on the sticky surface. They are also do not like things
--Cloves (freshly chopped),
peppermint and citronella (considered a non-toxic biopesticide). I believe the
citronella will keep
mosquitos away as well.
--Catnip Oil (if you can find it).
This will have the bonus effect of keeping "spider attacking" cats around the
--Moth balls work pretty well but are also pretty darn
--There is some evidence that boxes and furniture made from Cedar (Especially fresh cut)
tends to repel spiders.
--Some claim that cashews and walnuts keep spiders away. I
would be concerned that these would attract mice and other rodents.
--Many people report lavender as
containing essential oils that deter spiders. This provides some aromatherapy at
the same time!
More to come