There is no better way to fight against an invasion of rodents than using natural repellents against rats, in this way you can prevent rats from approaching your home and therefore you will avoid the spread of many diseases that spread these animals through their saliva, feces and urine.
Rats and human beings
Rats are mammals that have spread throughout the earth’s surface together with humans, since ancient times they have lived very close to us, practically feeding on everything from stored food, waste to rotting meat.
They are carriers of various diseases as well as fleas, lice and bed bugs, they reproduce quite quickly, each rat can have up to 185 rats in a year which means that they can quickly become a pest if the necessary measures are not taken.
Natural repellents against rats
It is necessary to know the natural repellents against rats to prevent them from invading your home making it very difficult to eliminate them, take note of the best natural remedies to eliminate rodents:
· Cayenne pepper or red pepper
Cayenne pepper has a spicy taste and smell characteristic of chili, which are very uncomfortable for the mucous membranes of rats, which is wonderful to keep them far enough from your home, just sprinkle a little pepper in the corners of your home and you will get the results you want.
· Aromatic herbs
Aromatic herbs such as mint, laurel and lavender are excellent natural repellents against rats, you can plant them in your garden or place them in the form of branches throughout your house and you can keep rodents at a distance.
· Lemon shells
As everyone knows lemon contains acidic components that are quite unpleasant for many animals including rats, just put some cascarás in those areas more prone to rats like the kitchen, bathrooms, basements, doors and windows.