As naturalists, we don’t need poisons to kill pests. We can repel them with substances that are not only harmless to us but are actually healthful. Below is a list of oils that will solve most of your pest problems around the house.
Because of its mostly cool menthol content (85%), Peppermint is found in most liniments to relieve painful muscle spasms and arthritic conditions. Its energetic scent was said to be an aphrodisiac in ancient times.