How To Get Rid Of Stinkbugs

Stink bugs are difficult to get rid of and once they are in, there’s no easy solution to rid your entire home. There are many longterm, preemptive solutions, but you’re looking for help right now.

1.) Peppermint Oil

Take some peppermint or mint essential oil, and mix it in a spray bottle: 2 cups of water with 10 drops of your oil. Spray this around all entryways, windows, doors, cracks, and vents. Alternatively you can use soapy water, but it’s less effective.

2.) Glass Jar Traps

Take a wide mouth glass jar and fill it with hot water, soap, and vinegar. Place this around the areas you find the insects frequenting.

3.) 2 Liter Trap

Use the same ingredients from the glass jar trap. Fill your bottle with. The mixture, and cut the top off and place it upside-down inside the rest of the bottle to create a funnel.

If you’ve followed these steps yet you cannot rid yourself of the infestation, your only other solution is bug foggers. Most households have inhibitions to spraying their house with chemicals, but done as directed, it is completely safe. Use these simpler solutions before you try this final option.

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