What repels snakes?

Answer A product called Snake-A-Way is the only EPA-approved product effective at repelling snakes. Snake-A-Way is a dry, granular mixture containing Naphthalene and sulfur. Snake-A-Way is safe for use ar... Read More »

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What repels bees?

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What herb or plant repels mosquitoes or no-see-ums?

Catnip plant has been shown to repel the mosquito insect 10 times better than DEET, according to an Iowa State University study. The oils produced by catnip that give the plant its characteristic s... Read More »

What is the force that repels two magnets called?

Each magnet has a north and south pole. When the same poles of two magnets are in close proximity, the magnetic fields of the poles push the magnets apart. This force is called repulsion. The force... Read More »

What is the chemical in marigolds that repels insects?

French and African marigolds are often cited as the most powerful Tagetes species for repelling insects. Both contain chemical compounds called thiopenes in their seeds, roots and other plant parts... Read More »