Try your hand at making this bug repellent, without introducing harmful chemicals to your home.

Pest control: spray for aphids and caterpillars

Equipment

What to do

  • 1. Add 2 tablespoons of soap flakes to 1 litre of water in a bucket.

  • 2. Stir thoroughly until completely dissolved (this is quicker in warm water).

  • 3. Pour through a funnel into spray bottles.

  • 4. Make a label and stick it to the spray bottle with name, purpose, date and instructions.

  • 5. There is no need to dilute this further, just use as is.

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