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Cheapest way to get rid of garden weeds?

I have an area in the middle of my drive way that is soil with small stones in. I constantly get weeds in here and no matter what commerical product I try they rapidly grow back. Does anyone have an idea of how to get rid of them in the longer term, cheaply? I cannot change the driveway as I am renting. I have tried boiling water and bleach. any other ideas please

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  1. Pull them out yourself.
  2. There is an herbicide available called "Roundup" No weed appears to be resistant to it. Availabe at wal-mart, k-mart etc.
  3. I have the same problem. Lots of salt works, but not too environmentally friendly. Roundup works, but it is expensive and a chemical pesticide, and they just grow back. Elbow grease works, and less grow back if you remove the roots. What you really need is a thicker layer of gravel. Or, you could rake out the gravel, put down landscape/weed cloth (which is cheap), and put the gravel back. Stake it around the edges first so it doesn't come up when you drive over it.
  4. Find a local feed store that has hyvar it is a soil sterilizer, but be careful nothing will grow in the area for 2-3 years.
  5. Okay, here you go. If "cheap" has to be legal, then buy some roundup. I would not recommend it, but diesel fuel will permanently do the job. It isn't legal, but spraying it with a bug sprayer will certainly work well.
  6. Stop the home remedies. Buy a weed killer like RoundUp.