Are you having unwelcome visitors these days?  Perhaps ants or spiders that are finding there way indoors.  Did you know that you can use Peppermint Jim’s peppermint essential oil to repel these visitors?  We recommend using natural/healthier methods and so does The Health Site according to their recent article titled, “Surefire Tips to Ant Proof Your Home”.  (Read Article) The article states, “Ants detect food sources with their sense of smell”. “The strong smell of peppermint oil disturbs their sense of smell, thus keeping them away from your home”. “If they can’t smell anything worthy, they will obviously not enter”.

House SpiderIf not ants, how about SPIDERS?  According to a Western Gazette article titled, 11 Tips to Keep Spiders Out of Homes (Read Article) you will find success with spraying your house down with peppermint oil!  They suggest filling a standard spray bottle with water and mix in 15 to 20 drops of peppermint oil. “Spray down all the cracks and corners of your house”. “The idea is that spiders cannot tolerate the smell of peppermint oil and will run away in the opposite direction when they detect it”. “As a result, it is most effective when applied to possible entrances to the home”. “For a more potent effect, you can dab undiluted peppermint oil onto a cotton ball and stuff the cotton ball into cracks or other possible hiding places”.  Buy your Peppermint Jim’s Peppermint Oil (HERE)