Where Do Mosquitoes Live?

Pond with mosquito larvae

As the weather gets warmer, you will soon be seeing those annoying mosquitoes. As you notice more of these insects with their itchy bites and their infuriating buzzing, you may wonder where they are coming from. In this post, you will discover that they live in different environments at different periods in their life cycle. … Read more

Can Mosquitoes See In The Dark?

can mosquitoes see in the dark

A female mosquito in need of a blood meal to provide protein for her eggs will search for a host. This will be a human or an animal. As they often bite at night, how do they find their hosts? Do they have a good night view, or do they have other senses they use … Read more

Why Do Mosquitoes Buzz?

why do mosquitoes make that annoying buzzing sound

Mosquitoes are darned irritating insects! They bite us, leave itchy bumps, and can transmit diseases. On top of this, they make their annoying high-pitched whine, especially at night when we’re trying to get to sleep. Have you ever wondered why they do this and if it’s just to drive us mad? Well, it’s not something … Read more

How Do Mosquitoes Mate?

mosquito mating

Mosquitoes are certainly one of the most detested insects in the world, spreading disease and leaving itchy bites. They can ruin a summer evening barbecue in no time, and their incessant buzzing at night is exasperating. You may know a little about the mosquito life-cycle, but have you considered how they mate? They only live … Read more

Do Dryer Sheets Repel Mosquitoes?

do dryer sheets repel mosquitoes

You may have heard someone say, “put a dryer sheet in your pocket, and you’ll keep the mosquitoes away.” This claim has been around for years, and it would be a simple way to solve a mosquito problem, but is it true? Let’s find out a little more! Can Dryer Sheets Ward Off Bugs Like … Read more

Everything You Need to Know About Mosquito Nets

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Do you live, or are you traveling to a place where there are lots of mosquitoes, especially where mosquito-spread diseases are present? It could be a foreign country or camping with your family near your home. Wherever you are, mosquito nets can provide essential protection from these blood-sucking insects. They come in different shapes, and … Read more

Mosquito Repellent Hats and Head Nets

mosquito head nets

If you want to protect yourself from the sun and mosquito bites, the combination of a hat and a head net is excellent protection. For a very acceptable price, they provide effective, chemical-free bug protection. In this article, you will discover things you should consider before buying a hat and head net. Do You Need … Read more

Insecticides For Mosquito Foggers

insecticides for mosquito foggers

You might have tried a few ways to get rid of mosquitoes but find you are still getting bitten every time you go outside. Short of covering up, spraying a repellent on your skin and clothes (which are the most effective forms of protection), you’re at a loss to know what to do. You know … Read more

What is a Mosquito Fogger?

man using a thermal mosquito fogger

There are several ways of eliminating or repelling mosquitoes, but it’s hard to be completely protected all of the time unless you are completely covered up or you put a mosquito repellent on your bare skin. A mosquito fogger can help, it’s an additional tool in the fight against mosquitoes. This isn’t a permanent solution, … Read more