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Silverfish Hate Cinnamon

I have a lot of wallpaper in my home and silverfish love the paste! Silverfish also hate cinnamon, mine seem to come down from the attic. I buy that cheap 50 cent a bottle cinnamon and throw it all over my attic. I also sprinkle it in my closets, it's non toxic and makes your house smell good too! If I store books, I cover the books with tissue and sprinkle inside of the box.

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By Tracey from Thomasville

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April 4, 20070 found this helpful

But don't ants like cinnamon?

Denise in Japan

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April 14, 20070 found this helpful

Does this actually work? Please let me know how if this has worked? I have had this problem for sometime. I used sprays and they were gone during the winter. I noticed one on my bed...and that was it for me! Can you please provide help!

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By guest (Guest Post)
May 16, 20070 found this helpful

I have also heard that they hate bay leaves. I have recently noticed some of these pests around my books. Luckily, I have a large bay bush and have picked several leaves to sprinkle around my bookshelves yesterday. Let's see if this works as books are too expensive too be munched!

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February 29, 20080 found this helpful

Ants do NOT like cinnamon, in fact... it is in the herbal version of pest repelant

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