Many people have issues with unwanted gusts, such as rodents and insects which are quite irritating. One of the possible options is use of various products which are specially created to destroy pests. But, instead of exposing your family to chemicals that are harmful for your and the health of your loved ones, as well as for the pets, our advice is to try some natural remedy.
This solution will destroy the mice and spiders but in same time it is 100 % safe for everyone.
Natural Pest Control
When it comes to destroying of the pests, one of the most powerful remedies is ingredient that many people have at their kitchen cabinet. In fact, many people drink it due to its medicinal properties.
The ingredient you need is: mint! Mint is extremely aromatic and offers incredibly powerful insect and rodent-repelling properties. There are various types of mint, and by your choice you can use: peppermint, spearmint, lavender mint, pineapple mint or even chocolate mint and all of them are efficient. If you use the mint to repel mice, it is advisable to use peppermint.
How to Use Peppermint to Repel Mice
Mice are carriers of numerous diseases and bacterium which can be detrimental to your health. Peppermint will repel the mice from your home. However, it is important to mention that mice are more serious issue, unlike spiders of other insects, and the peppermint cannot do miracles. If you have issues with an infestation, it can be quite challenging.
In order to repel any insects, our recommendation is to utilize peppermint tea bags. All you should do is to prepare peppermint tea, let the used tea bags to dry and then place the bags in your house or apartment. For each room you will need 4 tea bags, one in each corner of the room. Don’t forget to bathroom and the pantry.
Also, you can take a spray bottle filled with water and pour 10 – 15 drops of peppermint oil. Spray it all over the house and over the tea bags, as well.