Does Mosquito Repellent Clothing Work?

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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?

ultrasonic mosquito control devices - do they work

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

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

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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 more

The 10 Best Essential Oils for Natural Mosquito Control

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Few bugs can ruin a backyard barbecue or a swimming pool party faster than mosquitoes. Not only are these bloodsuckers annoying (as are their itchy bites), but they may carry diseases. You want to keep your family safe this spring and summer. That said, you’re not so sure about store-bought bug sprays. Why should you … Read more

Top 5 Best Home Insecticides

Home insecticides

Winter can be brutally cold, so many of us are almost always excited about the warmth the spring and summer provide. Out with the cold, in with the…bugs. Eh, close enough. In any case, the warm weather would be a lot more enjoyable if swarms of bugs didn’t descend upon our homes every year. It … Read more

9 Effective Home Remedies for Mosquitoes

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As summer rolls in, so do pesky bugs — especially mosquitoes. Considering mosquitoes cause hundreds of thousands of deaths per year due to disease transmittance, eliminating them from your surroundings should be a priority. If you’re wanting a summer free from itchy mosquito bites, you should start preparing for it now. However, you may be … Read more

Does Citronella Work? (Pros and Cons Revealed!)

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Nothing can ruin the sunny weather quite like mosquitoes. The troublesome insects will fly looking to suck blood from both humans and animals. A bite can also be a little painful on your skin. Not only that, but they carry various viruses and diseases. For instance, they carry the West Nile virus, malaria, and zika. … Read more

The 10 Best Plants That Repel Mosquitoes to Get Now

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Think that the high-pitched wheezy buzz and slight itch from a mosquito and its resulting bite are just a summertime nuisance? Think again. Mosquitoes actually kill more humans than any other animal on the planet, way before the Zika virus became a household concern. If you could take action to prevent these critters with plants … Read more

Thermacell Portable Mosquito Repeller

Thermacell Mosquito Repellent Device

I may earn a commission for purchases using links on our site. Learn more. If you attract mosquitoes like a magnet and you’re looking for a way to keep them at a distance, the Thermacell Portable Mosquito Repeller could be what you’re looking for. It’s a DEET-free and no spray repellent! In this review, you … Read more