If you are one of many people that tend to freak out when you see a bug, then this article should make for good reading. Not all bugs make us feel irritated and freaked out, but there are those truly annoying ones like mosquitoes and cockroaches that constantly keep us on edge.
While there are admittedly commercial insecticides and repellents that help to ward off these pesky bugs, these commercial products are usually packed full of carcinogenic compounds that cause more harm to us than good.
If you want to get rid of mosquitoes and cockroaches from your home effectively, but without using these chemical products, then you can do so with a simple homemade remedy comprising of natural and biodegradable ingredients that will not cause harm to you in any way. Here’s what you need to make your own repellent at home today.
- White vinegar – 1/2 cup
- Shampoo – 1/2 cup
- Vegetable oil – 1/2 cup
You should also get an empty plastic spray bottle.
How To Make And Use The Homemade Repellent
- Incorporate all the ingredients into the spray bottle, shake very well and it’s ready.
- Spray the contents of the spray bottle on your wardrobe shelves, kitchen cabinet shelves, the corners of all the rooms in your home and anywhere you believe cockroaches and mosquitoes may be hiding out in order to get rid of them.
The beauty of this natural homemade mosquito and cockroach repellent is that it is chemical free and will not cause any harm to your family members and pets. You can also apply the homemade repellent on your skin as a mosquito repellent lotion, especially if you intend going outdoors for a picnic, camping or maybe even for a hike.
Source: Healthy Life Vision