4 Natural Remedies to Get Rid of Japanese Beetles in Your Home

Use these natural remedies to get rid of Japanese Beetles wandering around your home. These pests can be a huge nuisance if they aren’t dealt with quickly.

How to Get Rid of Japanese Beetles

Dust Buster Japanese Beetle

1. Catch Them with a Dust Buster
Catch the Japanese beetles by aiming a battery-powered dust buster within their vicinity. Empty the bag of Japanese beetles in a bucket of soapy water to kill them.

2. Spray Indoor Plants with Neem Oil
Are the Japanese beetles gathering around the indoor plants? Make a Neem oil mixture by mixing a gallon of water with an ounce of Neem oil. Spray the Neem oil solution on the plant foliage to repel the beetles.

Cedar Oil Japanese Beetles

3. Pick Them Off with Your Hands
If you are only dealing with a few Japanese beetles then the easiest solution is to simply pick them off with your hands then place them in a bucket of soapy water to kill them.

4. Repel the Bugs with Cedar Oil
Cedar oil is one of many essential oils that could help repel pests like Japanese beetles. Dilute the cedar oil and spray the resulting solution around common entry points like windows and doors. This could help repel the invasive insects.

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Last Modified on February 15, 2018 -