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household essentials: spider spray

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Recipe by
Andy Anderson !
Wichita, KS

I got this recipe from a cuz across the pond, and he probably got it off the internet. With that said, it does work. It will not kill the spiders; just drives them away for a couple of months per spraying. It does not seem to discolor items that it is sprayed on, and has a very pleasant scent.

(1 rating)
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For household essentials: spider spray

  • 1 Tbsp
    dish soap
  • 1/3 c
    white vinegar
  • 1 1/2 c
  • 10
    drops peppermint essential oil
  • 5
    drops lavender essential oil

How To Make household essentials: spider spray

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  • 2
    You will need a small spray bottle to make this concoction.
  • 3
    Gather your ingredients (mise en place).
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    Add everything to a spray bottle, shake it up, and spray-baby-spray.
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    It will keep for several months. Just give it a good shaking before each use.