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Add wonderful and naturally fresh fragrance to your home with these blends. If you use borax powder the mix will also help to discourage fleas, as it acts as a desiccant to flea eggs and larvae that live in the carpet.
Combine all ingredients in a glass jar with a tightly fitting lid. Shake well to combine and store in a cool, dark place or use immediately. Be sure to label the jar!
To use, sprinkle lightly over carpets and leave several hours or overnight. Vacuum powder and discard vacuum bag if you used a lot of powder. Some vacuum manufacturers do not recommend using carpet powder so follow the directions which came with your machine.
For extra effect in controlling fleas, work the powder into the carpet with a broom and vacuum the excess visible on the carpet.
Citrus Dream -- use dried lemon balm, lemon thyme and lemon verbena and add essential oil of lemon, orange and tangerine
Christmas blend -- Use powdered cinnamon, dried rosemary and ground orange peel with cinnamon, fir, tangerine and frankincense essential oils.
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