Home Remedies To Get Rid Of Bed Bugs. You can also try out some natural insecticides to get rid of the bed bugs and their eggs. In this regard, plant essential oils have gained importance as a significant natural source of pesticides. They represent a market estimated at $700 million.
Bed Bug Powder. Bed bugs are small, oval insects that live on the blood of humans and animals. They also feed on bats, birds and rodents. While they can't fly, but they can move quickly across walls, ceilings and floors and are found in dorm rooms, homes, hotels and shelters.
Add 1 teaspoon of chili powder and half a teaspoon of liquid dish detergent. For persistent pests or a bad infestation, both garlic and onion can be added to the chili powder spray. References (3)
Cayenne pepper can help you prevent bed bugs from entering areas of your house by sprinkling some of it around a certain area and the bedbugs will avoid crossing it. You can also use mint leaves by placing them around your house to repel bedbugs.
"Rodale's Ultimate Encyclopedia of Organic Gardening" recommends either red pepper spray or ground red pepper as a broad-spectrum, organic treatment for a number of insect pests. Among those
Jack May 12, 2009 at 3:05 pm Reply. Natural insect repellents offer you a way to remain safe from the attack of various insects while you are working or camping outdoors. With the extensive research conducted over the years, scientists have been able to find natural insect repellent formulations that are as effective as the chemical-based repellent formulations.