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Ammonia and Dishsoap to Repel Insects

I use lemon scented ammonia mixed with lemon dishsoap and water to keep bugs out of the lawn. The lemon repels the insects! Mix 1 cup ammonia, 1/2 cup soap and put in hose end sprayer. Fill with water and open valve to spray over your yard!

By Lisa


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July 29, 20070 found this helpful

Thanks so much for this "recipe". I am getting bitten to bits everytime I go out in the yard/lawn. so will give this a try.

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February 19, 20100 found this helpful

Can anyone tell me if this will hurt or keep away butterflies?

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