It’s no secret that the pests come out in the summer. From ants to spiders and everything in between, it often feels as though we have more summertime guests than we desire. Here are some tips to help rid your home of those unwanted pests.
As a general rule there are not many pesticides you want to use inside the home. If you do have some stubborn pests here a few pesticides you can use inside your home.
Common Household Deterrents
There are many common household items that can be used to keep indoor pests at bay, sprinkled around entry ways, mixed and sprayed or slipped into cracks. Here are a few items you may have around the house.
There are many ways in which we can eliminate comfortable environments for pests. From removing dust, to cleaning up food, here are some smart habits to get rid of mites, ants, spiders and more!
Controlling ants from centralsan.org
Natural insect control from eartheasy.com
Non-toxic pest control from beyondpesticides.org
Great tips!! We struggle with ants in the summer where we live!
I had no idea that peppermint and lemon essential oils deter spiders! I’m going to buy these and spray my entire house!
Catnip deters cockroaches?! Well as a cat loving household, this is certainly a win-win option!!