How to make a powerful insect repellent candle

Flies and insects can be very annoying and it is very important to keep them away as they can transmit diseases.

In this article we explain how to prepare a simple oil-based candle, with natural components capable of repelling flies and insects.

You will need: a jar with a metal lid, a clove, citronella oil, a piece of burlap (for the wick).

  1. Get a jar with a metal lid and wash it well
  2. Poke a hole in the lid of the jar with a nail.
  3. Thread a piece of burlap (which should be longer than the pot) through the hole; It should touch the bottom of the pot and this will be the fuse.
  4. Fill the jar halfway with lemongrass oil and light the wick.