Often times, no matter how often you clean your home, spiders seem to be present always. What’s more, this is a common issue of many households. One thing that you probably didn’t know is that spiders cannot stand the smell of peppermint.
Therefore, a good way to prevent the occurrence of spiders in your home is to mix some peppermint oil and water and put the mixture in a spraying bottle. Afterwards, spray all doors and windows, and every corner in the house with the content. By doing this, your home will no longer be infested by spiders.
Moreover, mice are also repelled by the smell of peppermint.