This DIY fly repellent is simple to make, all-natural and extremely effective. It’s made from a selection of essential oils, that give your home a pleasant smell too.

What you’ll need to make the fly repellent

  • 3 drops of clove essential oil
  • 5 drops of lavender essential oil
  • 5 drops of tea tree essential oil
  • One cup of water
  • An empty spray bottle

Making and using it

Simply pour the water into the spray bottle then add the essential oils. Shake well to combine and the repellent is ready to use. Because it contains no harsh ingredients, it can be used throughout your home. It is also safe to use around your children too. You can keep the spray indefinitely but remember to shake the mixture before each use.