And spray in the kitchen, bathroom etc. This repels houseflies. Set up a trap using a plastic bottle without a shoulder. Half fill it with Natural Remedies for Controlling Pests in Your House K Vijayalakshmi & Subhashini Sridhar Centre for Indian Knowledge Systems
Ants don't eat wood; they "only" invade it, particularly where it's wet – under siding and roofing panels, along roof line gutters and braces, under bathroom floors, in ceiling insulation.
Handy Homemade Remedies for Pest & Disease Control by Phil Dudman www.phildudman.com 2 A champion rose grower passed on this recipe to me. It's useful as a preventative
Ants in the House—Page 4 *HOME REMEDIES—These remedies are not endorsements by Cornell University of any product or proce-dure. They are not recommendations for use either express or implied.
Many ants carry various defensive poisons and repellents, for they are competing against other insect species, animals and birds. The nest ants Oecophylla smaragdina make exceedingly tough nests out of
ENTO-009 03/14 Many home remedies, products, and treatments could be considered “organic.” However, several state and federal agencies and some organiza-
“ants” or “crawling insects” will kill the ants quickly. Spray as many of the ants as possible. Home remedies include ammonia, meat tenderizer, tea tree oil, camphor, and a 50:50 solution of bleach and water. If you have an allergic reac-
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TRIED AND TRUE RECIPES FOR A LESS HAZARDOUS HOME Household cleaning is an ancient chore and people tidied up without fancy chemicals for a long time.
Check the following websites and books for homemade cleaning remedies, and for additional information about the safety of retail cleaning products and the ingredients they contain: Homemade Cleaning Products Clean and Green, Annie Berthold-Bond, 1994.
Change bathroom towels and rugs often to reduce moisture buildup. Pests • Fleas Place a pot of basil on the windowsill. Keeps the bugs away and can be used for cooking. • Flypaper Boil together water, corn syrup, and sugar. Coat brown
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