Hate Spiders? Try These 13 Effective DIY Ways To Get Rid Of Spiders!!

Spiders are the deadly insects inside your house that can be very dangerous to you family or even your pets. These natural methods will help you to kick any creepy spiders out of your home without harming you.

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How to get rid of spiders??

1. Eucalyptus

Spiders don’t like the strong smell of Eucalyptus.

Method 1:

Put fresh or dried eucalyptus leaves in the area where you think spiders are.

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Method 2:

Spray with a solution of 20 drops of eucalyptus essential oil and ½ cup water.

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Method 3:

Apply few drops of eucalyptus oil in the corners and cracks and other spider prone areas.

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2. Salt

a) Dissolve 1 ounce of salt in 1 gallon of warm water.

b) Stir until the salt dissolves fully.

c) Pour the saline mixture into a spray bottle.

d) Spray the solution directly onto a spider to kill it.

e) Also, spray around the nests as well as entry points.

f) Repeat it daily for some days.

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3. Vinegar

Method 1:

a) Take 1 cup of vinegar, 1 cup of pepper, 1 teaspoon of oil and liquid soap.

b) Put it into a spray bottle and spray it along the outside of your door or windows.

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Method 2:

Mix equal parts of vinegar and water in a spray bottle.

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4. Vinegar and coconut oil

a) Mix the Vinegar and coconut oil together into a spray bottle

b) Spray around windows, doors, in the shower, and under beds also.

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5. Peppermint oil

Method 1:

You will need:

a) 15 drops Peppermint essential oils

b) 15 drops Lemon essential oils

c) 14 oz Water

d) 16 oz Glass Spray Bottle (if you only have an 8 oz bottle, use 7-8 drops instead)

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Put everything in the spray bottle, shake well, and use it.


Method 2:

Add 1 or 2 drops of peppermint oil onto a bud and put it in the areas where the spiders enter.

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Method 3: Peppermint tea

All You Need Is 1 Peppermint Tea Bag and You Will Never See Spiders In Your House Again!

a) Make peppermint tea and leave the sack in the room.

b) You`ll need around 3 for each room.

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Method 4:

You will need:

a) 5 to 7 drops of peppermint, lavender or neem essential oil.

b) Liquid dish soap

c) Warm water

d) Reusable spray bottle

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a) Put 5 to 7 drops of peppermint oil in a spray bottle (16 ounces is good).

b) Fill mostly to the top with warm water.

c) Add a squirt of dish soap, place the top on, and shake the mixture well.

d) Then spray in the corners of window frames, door cracks etc where the spiders may be hiding out.

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6. Citrus oils

Lemons, oranges, and limes are the great essential oils to spray around if you want a home free from spiders.

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Method 1:

You will need:

a) 2 drops lemon essential oil

b) 1 cup water

c) 2 drops lemon dish soap

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a) Mix the above and put it in a spray bottle.

b) Spray it on the door jams, thresholds, and windowsills.

7. Walnuts

Yes, Walnuts! Walnuts shell contains the chemicals that are toxic to spiders, so you have to make sure that you use whole walnuts.

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Tip: Simply put 1 whole walnut in their shells in the most spider prone areas.

And the spider will be a dead laying next to the walnut.

Note: If you have dogs or kids and you are worried about choking or just plain your walnut disappearing walnuts do work when placed on window sills too.

8. Chestnuts

Tip: Put some chestnuts on your windowsills or along your baseboards to get rid of the spiders.

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9. Hedge apple

Tip: Grow hedge apple in a large pot in your house or grow it outside near the entrance of your house to keep them away.

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10. Baking Soda

Tip: Sprinkle baking soda in the corners of your kitchen, at the kitchen racks or other places which are spider prone.

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11. Garlic spray

You will need:

10 garlic cloves


a) Extract the juice out of garlic cloves

b) Mix Garlic juice in a spray bottle filled with water

c) Spray this mixture in the corners of your house.

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12. Turmeric

Spiders are allergic to turmeric.

Tip: Sprinkle turmeric powder in your garden and also inside your kitchen to get rid of the spiders.

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13. Cloves

Use the cloves to keep spiders away from home.

Method 1: Simply put a few cloves in the webs of spiders.

Method 2: Mix clove with water to make a spray.

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Hope these little tips will leave your home happily and spider free!

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