Indian Meal Moth, pantry moth

 

Pantry Moth Natural Solutions

Are you having trouble with pantry moths? Don’t feel bad, it’s nothing to do with poor housekeeping. Most of the moths come into your house already in bags of flour, rice etc. Try these natural methods to get rid of them and ensure they don’t come back and cause havoc. When you get your rice, flour etc before you put …

 

toilet bombs in dark dish on colourful back ground

 

DIY Peppermint Toilet Bombs

I’ve had a few emails and comments regarding my previous recipe for toilet bombs not working out very well; some people had trouble getting them to stay in the tray and form a cube, while others had cubes that stuck together once in the jar. I’ve revised the recipe to make it easier and more reliable. Click the button below for the …

 

ants on a twig

 

Rid Ants With Borax

DID YOU KNOW … That most types of ants eat sugar when they’re active, and protein when they’re less active! To get rid of them, this simple, natural solution works a treat without the harsh chemicals of conventional ant killer. Mix to a ratio of 20:80 borax to honey, and put into a small flat lid, leave the lid in the …

 

caravan parked on the grass, blue sky and sea in back ground

 

DIY Algae Killer

   This is a very simple solution that Wendyl came up with a few years ago to kill the green algae-like growths that would grow on the roof of her caravan.  This spray also works anywhere you may find unwanted algae growing on fences, roofs, carports etc. All you need to do is mix 1 part soda ash with 4 …

 

Condensation mirror

 

Fog Free Mirror Magic

This is one of the strangest recipes we’ve come across and one of the most surprising, too! Basically, you rub soap onto the mirror, I used sunlight soap, then wipe away the residue with glass cleaner, I used Wendyl’s. And then, for some strange reason, after fogging up the whole bathroom by showering—the mirror remains un-foggy! Who would have thought …

 

Wendyl's glass cleaner sitting on a timber shelf in front of a window

 

Glass Cleaner

I’ve just spent the weekend cleaning all my windows – something I try to do thoroughly once or twice a year – and I have to say, I’ve never used a glass cleaner as effective as the one I make myself.  It’s one of my oldest, simplest, and handiest recipes and I’ve shared it with you all a countless number of times, …