Keep Bugs at Bay the Natural Way: 10 Natural Bug Spray Ideas

natural bug spray ideas

Biting bugs are a problem. They can transmit diseases and are all-around unpleasant. Nobody likes having a bunch of itchy, irritating bug bites. However, bug sprays designed to repel insects can also be a problem. Specifically, bug sprays that contain the chemical DEET. The EPA keeps saying it’s fine to use on your skin. But the … Read moreKeep Bugs at Bay the Natural Way: 10 Natural Bug Spray Ideas

What Temperature Kills Mosquitoes: Does a Cold Winter Mean a Bug Free Summer?

What Temperature Kills Mosquitoes

Everyone loves a dead mosquito. The disease-spreading pesky insects are best after an open hand splat. We can keep them away with sprays and torches, but mother nature kills them off, too. Though they populate with ease in water, they are not always impervious to cold weather. That’s the good news. The bad news is … Read moreWhat Temperature Kills Mosquitoes: Does a Cold Winter Mean a Bug Free Summer?

Why Do Some People Get Bitten By Mosquitoes More Than Others?

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Are you one of these people that seems to be the number one target for any mosquitoes in your vicinity? If yes, you probably wonder what makes you such a special attraction. Understanding what lures these insects to you could be useful in helping you to stay bite-free or at least less attractive. You may … Read moreWhy Do Some People Get Bitten By Mosquitoes More Than Others?

10 Tips to Prepare For The Mosquito Season

prepare for the mosquito season

There’s nothing better than Spring and Summer after a long cold winter. But with warmer temperatures also comes outdoor pests, like mosquitos. They’re extremely annoying and almost impossible to stay away from. There are a few things you can do to prepare for mosquito season so that you don’t have to worry about getting bitten … Read more10 Tips to Prepare For The Mosquito Season

Mosquito Protection for Babies and Toddlers: 7 Tips You Need to Know

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Summer is around the corner, and that means those pesky mosquitoes will soon be out to get us. Of course, you want your little ones to enjoy their time outdoors, but you have to protect them from mosquito bites. Mosquito bites are itchy and can irritate a child’s tender skin. They can also become infected … Read moreMosquito Protection for Babies and Toddlers: 7 Tips You Need to Know

How to Repel Mosquitoes from Your Backyard

How to Repel Mosquitoes from Your Backyard

Mosquitoes can be such buzzkills (sorry, we couldn’t resist). There’s nothing better than kicking back in your yard on a balmy summers evening with something cold in your hand and something hot on the grill. Then they arrive, swarming in for the kill and sending you and your family running in search of repellant and … Read moreHow to Repel Mosquitoes from Your Backyard

7 Signs It’s Time to Buy a Mosquito Zapper

Signs It's Time to Buy a Mosquito Zapper

If you’re like many Americans, you mark the beginning of the summer months by the swollen, annoying, itchy red bumps that start appearing on your arms. The return of mosquitoes at the start of warmer weather may be the norm, but it certainly isn’t one that anyone is welcoming. Besides being uncomfortable and annoying, mosquito … Read more7 Signs It’s Time to Buy a Mosquito Zapper