(TacticalNews.com) – While hygiene can be often overlooked when prepping for survival, it really is an important aspect, and soap is a great way to stay clean. However, we’re not going to be talking about hygiene. Instead, we’re going to show you some other great survival uses of soap, namely Irish Spring.
As a Deterrent
Irish Spring can protect your garden from a number of pests and rodents. Even deer are deterred by the scent of Irish Spring and will leave your garden alone. All you need to do is grate the soap around your garden. The same works to help keep mice and other rodents from entering your home; simply add the shavings to windowsills and corners. You can also hang some around the rooms you want to protect.
Ever been bitten by a bug and needed some relief? Well, Irish Spring can help soothe bug bites. All you need to do is rub some wet Irish Spring soap over the bite; once it dries, the bite will stop itching.
This versatile soap is also great for making catchy zippers operate with ease. Simply rub the soap along the zipper, and it’ll be working in no time.
As you can see, Irish Spring is good for more than just keeping you clean. Remember that hygiene is just as important as any of the issues above, but you might not always have the water to lather and rinse. These hygiene techniques can help you stay clean if you find yourself stuck with little or no water.
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