DynaTrap Mosquito Trap Review

1/4 acre Dynatrap

DynaTrap has been making environmentally friendly insect control products for the home since 2006. They make several insect traps for both interior or exterior use. Both the indoor and outdoor traps use the same methods, light and carbon dioxide, to attract insects. Although they also now have plug-in light traps. The DynaTraps are safe and … Read more

Are Mosquito Repellent Coils Effective?

Mosquito repellent coils are they effective?

When it comes to repelling mosquitoes, some people have their own methods that they swear by, while for others, the same techniques are useless. One such method is burning coffee grounds. I’ve tried it, and the results weren’t conclusive. Perhaps it helped, but I wasn’t sure. Mosquito repellent coils are another method that involves burning … Read more

Do Mosquitoes Bite Dogs?

dog getting bitten by a mosquito

It’s mosquito season and you take precautions to protect yourself. But have you thought about your dog? You know about ticks and fleas, but mosquitoes? They do bite dogs, and they can transmit dangerous diseases. Here are some ways to keep your dog as safe as possible this summer. Why Do Mosquitoes Bite Dogs? As … Read more

Why Do Mosquitoes Bite Ankles?

why do mosquiotoes bite feet and ankles?

Enjoying your garden in the summer months may mean you need some protective clothing (trousers, long-sleeve shirt) and some repellent. Not the most agreeable way to go out on a hot summer’s evening! But necessary to save you from being eaten alive by mosquitoes. Even when you think you are well protected, you find mosquito … Read more

Can Mosquitoes Bite Through Clothes?

mosquito trying to bite through clothing

Mosquitoes are the most dangerous animal on earth, killing hundreds of thousands of people every year. In 2019 the number of people killed by malaria alone was 409,000. Unfortunately, malaria isn’t the only disease transmitted by mosquitoes, so it’s a good idea to stay protected. Wearing long-sleeved clothing and trousers is one of the best … Read more

Does Mosquito Repellent Clothing Work?

mosquito repellent

You may have tried many methods to rid your yard of mosquitoes, but whatever you do, you’re still getting bitten. The skeeters are annoying, and their bites itchy, but worse, the diseases they transmit can be dangerous. Ideally, you would like a solution that’s environment-friendly and effective. Pre-treated clothing that repels mosquitoes and protects you … Read more

Do Ultrasonic Mosquito Repellent Devices Work?

soundwaves from ultrasonic mosquito repeller

You may have seen devices or even apps you can charge on your phone that emit ultrasonic sounds only mosquitoes can hear. The manufacturers claim these sounds can repel mosquitoes. It’s a nice idea, no more dousing yourself with repellents or using unpleasant chemicals. Some of these devices have been around for a few years, … Read more