Can I sprinkle cinnamon around my house?
By sprinkling ground cinnamon around plants, pots and containers, it can help to keep these pests far away. Some bird lovers even put a bit of cinnamon around their bird feeders to help keep squirrels away.
What is cinnamon good for around the house?
Cinnamon can be used to beat any kind of odor in the house, particularly in the kitchen. Just add a few cinnamon sticks, a couple of fresh orange slices, and a handful of cranberries to a pot of simmering water. The fragrance of spices will just fill your house with a beautiful smell.
Does cinnamon attract bugs?
Cinnamon is considered a natural bug repellent because “insects and other pests don’t like the smell of cinnamon, nor are they fond of its powdered texture,” explains pest control expert Natalie Barrett.