In order to be environmentally conscious and instead of using various chemical assets, in the fight against stressful mosquitoes – use coffee grounds!
According to the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), besides that you can use it for fertilizing plants and peeling skin, dried-up coffee grounds or grounded coffee is super-effective mosquito prevent.
Mosquitoes and other insects totally reject the smell created by coffee grounds which burns! In the following, you can see how to do it.
Note: You can also use regular ground coffee but the dried-up coffee grounds are better.
1. Collect coffee grounds and put it on aluminum foil on a plate. Put it in a cool, dry place, till it becomes completely dry.
2. Put the plate on the open air, on a flat surface such as a table. Ensure that the animals or children do not have access to this area.
3. Burn the coffee ground with a long lighter (to avoid burning), until it starting to releases smoke.
4. While burning slowly, the smoke that is created will reject mosquitoes.
Another way is, shape a long trace of the coffee grounds. Light the grounds on one end and it will burn slowly.
This simple trick works great.
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In addition to mosquitoes, you can use coffee in the fight with ants.
Sprinkle ground coffee in a place hole where you have problems with ants and the problem is solved.
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