no weeds for two years!! The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass and weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead. It’s green, it’s cheaper than fabric, and when you decide to remove or redesign the bed later on, you will not have the headache you would with fabric.
A way to get rid of wasps! Lemon with 10 cloves or put out a saucer with cloves in it and wasps hate the scent. Another way is to just add a drop of Clove Bud Essential Oil to a piece of rag and hang it near the wasps.
Self made Miracle Grow. Put 1 Tbs. Sugar into each hole with your plant. It makes them grow larger, leafier and greener. Or dissolve 1 Tbs. Epsom Salt into 1 Gallon of water and spray on your garden plants and veggies.
Put some peppermint oil in a squirt bottle with a little water and spray your garage and all door frames.I knew it helped keep mice away but i didnt know it worked for spiders too. more at ~ worlds coolest things ~