Spiders absolutely hate peppermint oil. The strong smell will send them scurrying away in the other direction and away from your home.
Luckily essential oils come to the rescue again and now we use peppermint oil to all but eradicate spiders from my home.
Aside from peppermint oil, you also need spray bottle.
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Oh! one last thing, mice hate peppermint oil too!
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