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

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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