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Thieves Cleaner Works Good On Spiders


Author: Barbara W.
Date: 04-08-2011
Views: 3,415
Word Count: 112
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 5753-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 1

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For as long as I can remember my home has had a horrible spider problem. Also we have had other bug problems such as ants and earwigs.

I thought my family had no choice but to continue with pesticides.

Then I saw an episode of Billy the Bug Guy where he killed spiders with a "natural" oil spray. After doing a little research, I decided to try using Thieves Cleaner.

Once a week after vacuuming I spray around the baseboards and window sills. I have been completely bug free for four months. All you need to do is dilute 1 part Thieves Household Cleaner to one quart of water in a spray bottle.


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Supporting Scientific Study
insect-deterrent - "Thujaplicin, a minor component of Aomori Hiba [Hinoki], showed rather strong antifungal activity against seven kinds of plant-pathogenic fungi.... Thujaplicin and hinokitiol (the major component of Aomori Hiba [Hinoki]) also showed clear antibacterial activity against Legionella pneumophila SG 1 and L. pneumophila SG 3 [Legionnaires disease, pneumonia].... This compound showed strong insecticidal activity against Reticulitermes speratus [termites], and it also had clear acaricidal [ticks, mites] activity against Dermatophagoides farinae [house dust mites].... [T]he strong cytotoxic effect of Thujaplicin on murine P388 lymphocytic leukemia cell line [CLL, chronic lymphocytic leukemia] should be emphasized...."Link

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