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Cheap and Easy Way to Get Rid of Bees, Bugs and Other Unwanted insects

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Cheap and Easy Way to Get Rid of Bees, Bugs and Other Unwanted insects

We've all been there where we have some unwanted visitors. This weekend I was lucky enough to find a nice sized bees nest in our shed. So I started to look for ways to remove them, I didn't want to go out and spend any extra money. I found that you could actually use household cleaners to help remove these unwanted creatures.

If household cleaners is too vague, personally I used Windex and Dish soap and this did the trick, once the bees made contact with the liquid they immediately started to slow down and I could tell they were having troubles moving. Eventually they dropped and stopped moving.

So if you're looking for a quick and easy way to remove bees or other bugs, it seems most household cleaners will do the trick with minimal effort (and minimal money spent).

When it comes to ants Apply scents and substances that ants don't like. Vinegar, peppermint oil, cinnamon, black pepper, cayenne pepper, whole cloves, and bay leaves are all examples that have varying claims of success. However, some of these might be harmful to pets and irritants to curious children.

Make a mixture of rubbing alcohol, dish soap and water. Get a spray bottle, making sure to wash it out very well, and place about a teaspoon of rubbing alcohol and about a teaspoon and a half of dish soap. Then fill the spray bottle with water about an inch (2.5cm) away from the top and close it up tight. Shake the solution until bubbles start to appear and then you're ready to spray! Because of the alcohol in the solution, the ants will stay clear away from it.

Garlic and Pepper Powder: Most bugs avoid both garlic and pepper; therefore, sprinkling the powder around the key areas in the home helps keep the bugs at bay.

Cucumber Slices and Ants: As summer approaches, ants flock to kitchens on the hunt for food crumbs. Ants are appalled by cucumbers; therefore, the cucumber slices work best when placed near cracks or other areas where ants may enter the home.

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