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Borax does work for pest control; its primary ingredient is boric acid, which is an effective insecticide, particularly against cockroaches, and poses few health risks to humans and pets. To control insect infestations, ... More »

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Geckos are beneficial predators of insects and can be used as a natural way of reducing harmful or nuisance insects, such as cockroaches, termites, moths, ants and mosquitoes. They consume live things that are smaller th... More »

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Riddex Sonic Plus pest repellers are supposed to work by plugging a device into an electric wall socket and then sending a frequency throughout the walls of a home. The frequency purportedly keeps pests away, including m... More »

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20 Mule Team Borax can be used to repel a variety of household pests. Users report that small bugs such as ants are not as likely to enter a home where borax has been sprinkled at points of entry. Areas that have roaches... More »

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Riddex Sonic Plus pest repellers are supposed to work by plugging a device into an electric wall socket and then sending a frequency throughout the walls of a home. The frequency purportedly keeps pests away, including m... More »

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The main active ingredient in Fresh Cab rodent repellent is balsam fir needle oil, a natural insecticide and pest repellent. Fresh cab also includes a large number of inactive ingredients, including corn husks, lavender,... More »

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Diatomaceous earth, boric acid, damp burlap bags and glue boards are eco-friendly products that control and eliminate scorpions. Lavender and cedar essential oil are effective scorpion repellents. Plant lavender around t... More »

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