Mosquitoes, flies and other insects can be annoying. However, you do not have to use harmful chemicals just to get rid of them, because chemicals can seriously harm your health, as well as your children’s and pets health. People use and purchase fresheners for domestic use without paying attention to the fact that these products are full of chemicals.

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The best way to refresh your home and get rid of the insects is to use natural products, for example with lavender essential oil. In doing so, you will not have to worry about the harmful effects to your health.

We will give a few ideas as how to use natural products that will repel insects, and refresh your home and have pleasant scent.

How To Repel Insects And Refresh Your Home Naturally

Lemon and cloves                         

Take one lemon and cut it in halves. Put one half of the lemon on a table, and stuck some clove grains in it. This will repel the insects from that room and give it a nice lemony scent.

Essential oils and spray bottle

Take a spray bottle and in it pour a cup of water. Then, add 10 drops of essential oil of peppermint and 10 drops of lemon essential oil in it. Shake the liquid well and spray it all over your home, even in the corners of your rooms. This mixture will repel unwelcome guests, and will give a pleasant aroma to your home.


Lavender has a pleasant smell, and has a relaxing effect as well. This essential oil will help you in the fight with insects especially moths. You should take a jar and in it put a small sponge. Next, soak the sponge with lavender essential oil, and then close the jar. Leave it closed overnight, and then open the jar. The pleasant smell of lavender will repel mosquitoes, flies, moths, and your home will smell amazingly!

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