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Pest control remedies – SIX household items to help get rid of pests

Pest control remedies - SIX household items to help get rid of pests

Lavender Lavender is a fantastic natural remedy for keeping creepy crawlies out because while the scent repels them, it makes your home smell calm and comforting. This is a particularly popular deterrent for moths, who like to nestle in your wardrobes and drawers. Put a small sachet of dried lavender in your drawers, and in your wardrobes, to make your clothes smell nice while keeping moths at bay. You can also put a few drops of lavender oil into a spray bottle with water to make a […]

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Bed bugs: Is it actually possible to get rid of them?

Bed bugs: Is it actually possible to get rid of them?

Annie Spratt/Unsplash Is it safe to go back in the bedroom? OPINION: Think having mice in your house is upsetting? Sick of ants marching along your kitchen windowsill? Caught the odd cockroach crawling up your curtains? Sorry, I have no sympathy. Bed bugs trump the lot of them. The devil’s own invertebrates, they make those other pests and vermin seem a mere sniffling trifle. Many people have been asking me if my own bed bug drama is over. The news is both good and bad. Supplied Two […]

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