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How to Get Rid of Fleas Home Remedy?

(Last Updated On: 05/05/2017)

How to Get Rid of Fleas Home Remedy?

Fleas are pretty hard to get rid off but mother nature has also provided us several things with which we can easily get rid of fleas.

Below are some of the ways which can help us in getting rid of fleas from our home by using simple home made remedies.

  • Horse Apple Treatment:
    Horse apple (Maclura pomifera) belongs to mulberry family. They are also known as Osage orange. Horse apple are called hedge apple, monkey ball, bois d’arc, bodark, or bodock.
    They have been used for repelling insects since past several decades.  The method is pretty easy. Just cut the apples in half and keep them all over the house. Keep one apple in each room. The apples would easily last for 8 to 10 weeks in an air conditioned environment.
  • Citronella Essential Oil:
    Fleas hate Citronella Oil, its also used as an insect repellent. Citronella oil is taken out from the stem of Cymbopogon Nardus (Ceylon Citronella) or  Cymbopogon winteratus (Java type citronella).
    You can safely use this oil because its safe for pets and also for humans. Its a natural repellent.
  • Diatomaceous Earth:
    You can also use Diatomaceous Earth for getting rid of fleas. We have already discussed about this method in an another article.

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