In this post, I’m going to share with you the right way to use peppermint oil as rodents repellent, in other words, how to use this powerful essential oil in order to drive rodents from your house and even better, in order to chase them once and for all!
I live in a very secluded area, we have lots of animals coming around every day, and trust me, the worst in my opinion are rodents, they are extremely invasive, they will produce lots of filth which can be very dangerous, especially that we have young children!
So, I use different products in order to drive them away, but the one thing I like using over and over is peppermint oil, they just don’t like it, and it’s because they have very powerful sense of smell!
You need to understand that rodents have an extremely developed sense of smell, this is the reason why they don’t like peppermint oil!
Have you ever tried to smell pure peppermint essential oil?
I’m sure you did, and I’m sure that you have noticed that it smells extremely powerful, this is the reason why it will drive rodents away from your house very quickly and easily as well, and the best thing is that peppermint oil is completely safe for you as human if you know what you are doing, don’t worry, I’m going to share with you everything I know about the subject today.
You need to understand that rodents are extremely invasive, they are going to explore your house and even worse, they are going to proliferate and multiply very quickly, so, the right way to chase them out isn’t through using poison, after all, I have kids at home, and I really fear for their health, this is the reason why I prefer to use peppermint oil, in this post, I will show you how to do it, trust me, it’s not very expensive, however, it will give your house a fantastic smell, you will enjoy it a lot.
As mentioned before, rodents have extremely developed sense of smell, they are going to hate the peppermint smell that surrounding your house, so, they are simply going to stay away from it for a minimum of three weeks after applying my peppermint oil recipe.
So, here is how to make the best peppermint oil repellent for rodents:
Every three weeks, simply take two tablespoons of peppermint oil, one cup of warm water, and one teaspoon of ground soap and put everything in a garden sprayer.
Mix everything very well until you get a consistent liquid, then, I want you to simply spread all over your house.
This is not only going to repel rodents very easily, but it’s also going to get rid of spiders and other bugs from your house, what’s amazing about this recipe is that after only some few days, you will stop smelling the peppermint fragrance, however, because rodents have extremely developed sense of smell, they will and this will drive them away from your house for a minimum of three weeks.
Please, if you have a question about using peppermint oil for rodents, don’t hesitate to ask me in the section below, I will be very happy to help you.