Top Ten Natural Pesticides

The Best Ways to Control Pests Naturally

Top Ten Natural Pesticides

Cockroaches invading your kitchen? Ants making a beeline for your bathroom? Termites chomping down on your wood structures? You’re better off calling in your pest control company if there are pests in your home. However, before picking up the phone, try to ward off the invaders with natural pest control methods. They are generally much safer to use and pose less risk to the environment than chemical pesticides.

Among the health risks associated with synthetic pesticides are:

  • Eye and skin irritation
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Seizures
  • Muscle weakness
  • Respiratory tract irritation
  • Sore throat
  • Asthma
  • Headaches

Instead of resorting to chemical pest repellents from supermarkets, try the following types of green pest control.

In no particular order, here are the top ten natural pesticides.

1. Coffee Grounds

While many humans love a strong, delicious cuppa, pests can´t stand the smell of coffee. Ants, slugs and sn