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Environmentally Friendly Bug Killer


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Mix 1 tsp. sugar with 1 cup baking soda and sprinkle it around ledges where bugs might crawl. The sugar will attract them to eat, but the baking soda will kill them as they cannot digest it.

- Submitted by TWOTIMESS 7/11/2010 in Around The House | 3 Comments
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JRBASKIND 7/11/2010 12:25:00 PM

    emoticon Way to go green!
WAFFIE80 7/11/2010 8:45:00 AM

    Interesting...Never heard that one before.
CROBINGO 7/11/2010 6:50:00 AM

    That is cool!!! Thanks.

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