There are over 200 million insects on our planet, which makes them the most numerous species on Earth. Insects are the class of invertebrates within the arthropod phylum and their body is divided in parts and covered with a hard shell called exoskeleton. They also have antennas, specialized extremities, and sometimes they have even wings. Most insects are tiny, except for the beetles which are much bigger.
Some insects feed on plants and others feed on meat. Even though we hate them and we consider them harmful, the insects are actually avital element in the biological cycle of nature.
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Insects are those who decompose organic matter, as that is their major role. However, they are also important pollinizers of the plants, which are of both ecological and economic importance.
Although they are very important in maintaining of the biological cycle of nature, nobody wants them nearby, especially inside the house.
That’s why, we are going to show you a safe method of getting rid of rodents and insects that unlike the store-bought insecticides, doesn’t contain any toxins. It’s very effective and maybe even more effective than over-the-counter insecticides.
Besides getting rid of the insects and rodents, this amazing natural repellent is going to make your home fresh and clean. Actually, all you need is some fresh mint, which is an aromatic herb used for both aromatic and medicinal properties.
How you can Use It?
The preparation is so simple! Make a well-concentrated mint tea, pour it into some spray bottle, and spray each corner of your house. Make sure to cover the window rims and door corners in particular. Insects hate the smell of fresh mint and they are going to stay away from the house. This natural repellent works amazing against rodents and all sorts of insects, while leaving a fresh and nice aroma around the house.