Spiders are great for getting rid of other insects around your home or garden but they can leave cob webs around or harm certain plants, and some people don’t like them despite most spiders are harmless.
Here are some tips on how to get rid of spiders naturally:
To get rid of spiders in your home try using eucalyptus oil around your home. Spray some around windows, doors basements and in closets.
Another essential oil that spiders hate is peppermint. Place a few drops of peppermint around where spiders may be. You can buy some here.
Spiders like to hide in things and dark places so clear any garbage, debris and messes.
They also need water to survive so dry up any damp areas in your home.
Get rid of any other insects you might find as they are spider food.
To get rid of spiders outside try planting some eucalyptus through out your garden and around your home.
Spay a mixture of natural soap, fresh lemon and water around the base of your house and around your garden.
When you spot a spider, move it. You can capture it in a glass or jar and let it go away from your home.
Be sure to identify any spiders before you touch or get rid of them, some species of spider may bite and cause serious illness.