Mosquito Control: 15 Ways To Prevent Bug Bites This Summer

Mosquito Control: 15 Ways To Prevent Bug Bites This Summer
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It’s that time of year when everybody wants to be outside during the day, and then everyone comes running inside in the evening once the mosquitos come out. But it doesn’t have to be like that! Click through to check out 15 clever mosquito control ideas to get rid of those pesky bugs this summer. 

 

What attracts mosquitos?

Simply stated, you! Mosquitos are attracted to heat, carbon dioxide, body odor and lactic acid so make sure you’re squeaky clean before you go out in the backyard. Continue Reading

Clever DIY Ways To Keep Bugs Away From Your Outdoor Party

Clever DIY Ways To Keep Bugs Away From Your Outdoor Party
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This is the season of outdoor parties, barbecues and get-togethers… but it’s also bug season. Don’t let them get you down though! Here are ten clever ways to DIY your way to bug-free entertaining.   

 

Clever DIY Ways To Keep Bugs Away From Your Outdoor Party
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1. Repelling bugs can be pretty! Find out how to assemble these gorgeous bug repelling floating candles here.

Clever DIY Ways To Keep Bugs Away From Your Outdoor Party
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2. Rosemary naturally repels bugs… find out how to use it (and other things) to keep pests away here. Continue Reading