Are Home Remedies Effective For Borer Control?

As you know that borer can cause huge damage to your property. They can make holes in wooden furniture which could be unbearable. There is a high cost of these furniture. If these insects continuously damage these goods then how could they survive so there should be some Effective Methods for borer control. These methods should be home remedies because everyone can’t afford high priced products to remove Borers. It should be very important that these home remedies should be effective so that Borers would not enter our house again. Thus, we can save our goods from damage. Before removal you need to do proper pest inspection.

Different Effective Home Remedies For Borer Control:-

  1. Tea Tree And Eucalyptus Oil

Mix a few drops of eucalyptus tree oil in a glass of water and sprinkle it in the garden and inside your house. Pests don’t like the smell of eucalyptus. If you use this technique regularly then the number of pests will drastically reduce and after some time your home will become free of borers/pests. You can also clean cupboards, furniture or beds with a cloth soaked in eucalyptus oil.

  1. Lemon And Orange 

Pests/Borers don’t like the smell of citrus foods which includes lemon and Orange. We can use the spray of citrus food to remove Borers from our house. You can make this spray by adding lemon juice, orange essential oils with soapy water and mix them well. After all this, you can spray this on the Borers prone areas or on the Borer Infestation. This spray will fill your house with fragrance and remove the Borers.

  1. Removing Infested Wood

Borers like to eat wood and they damage the whole wood which can be prevented by replacing infested wood with new wood. New wood should be covered with a spray paint which automatically kills Borers if they eat the wood. This will protect you and your wood. This very effective home remedy

  1. Make Powder Of Turmeric

Turmeric is a herb which treats a wound. So he has antibody properties which help us to heal and it creates a pungent smell. All we have to do is to crush the turmeric and make a powder out of it. Then sprinkle this powder on the infested area. Due to the smell of turmeric the Borers will go out of your house. This is also a very effective home remedy. Turmeric also has antibacterial properties due to which if borer have eaten it then they would not die. This will also help to sustain an eco balance. 

  1. Pesticides 

Lastly I want to mention pesticides because they can be used as home remedies because some pesticides can be prepared at home. These will also help to remove Borers in an effective manner. Also careful while using pesticides because there can be negative results on your body.


Always remember that Borers should be treated with home remedy so that they are not harmed. To make bookings anytime, you just need to make us call on  02 6105 9069. We are always ready to serve you on-time and emergency services.