It always seems that summer goes by too fast. But when it is here, apart from enjoying the sun’s warmth and all the blooming beauty of the world, there are things we hate. Insects. Some of them poison our lives daily, despite the season.

The thing is, that there is not the slightest possibility to spend an evening out or in, with the windows wide open, without getting bitten by something. Many people save the situation with the help of well-advertised insect-repellents, yet it is not a secret that they are fully packed with chemicals, which are as deadly to you as they are to the insects. So what is the way out? The thing is that mother nature created 21 simple and effective homemade remedies to use against all the insects, to make your life a lot easier, and we are going to list all of them here!

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#1. Cedar – is perfect against moths. Keep it in your wardrobe to save your clothes from hungry moths.

#2. Citrus peels will keep spiders out.

#3. Lemon eucalyptus oil is great against mosquitos.

#4. Garlic will keep mosquitos away from you as well, make sure you eat enough just to repel mosquitos, not people, away from you!

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#5. White vinegar works well against ants, just spray it all over ant-prone areas.

#6. Fragrant herbs will keep all possible bugs from getting into your house, if planted near the entrance.

#7. A Clean house is perfect precaution against all possible pests.

#8. Cinnamon – bugs hate it.

#9. Baby powder sprinkled around the house will keep the pests away too.

#10. Chalk – that is something ants hate, use it to your advantage!

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#11. Cucumber is not the best treat to welcome ants in. that is why you should leave it on your counter from time to time.

#12. Dryer sheets will scare away all the mosquitos while you are enjoying your camping trip.

#13. Onion scares all bugs to death.

#14. While cockroaches like sugar, when you mix it with baking soda and treat them with it – it will kill them.

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#15. Vanilla smells nice, but bugs hate it.

#16. Mosquitos are attracted to dark shades, that is why you should wear something light when summer hits.

#17. When you are stressing out, you sweat and insects like that. Try to relax instead and sweat less.

#18. Soybean oil keeps mosquitos at bay and away.

#19. Citronella is the most hated thing by insects, so light some candles up.

#20. Less scent on you – less bugs are attracted to you.

#21. Make sure that there is no standing water in your house.

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