This white, water-soluble powder is a must have around the house. Borax is a frugal way to take care of everyday tasks.
1. Mice repellent – Take borax and sprinkle along baseboards to keep mice from taking up residence in your home.
2. Mildew remover – Mix 1 teaspoon dish detergent, 1 quart warm water and 1 teaspoon of borax. Spray mildew, let sit for 1-2 minutes and rinse.
3. Bug repellent – Mix 2 cups borax and 2 cups sugar, sprinkle around outside of home to repel ants and roaches.