Tag: mosquito repellant

Which mosquito repellant works best?

Which mosquito repellant works best? Mosquito repellants will be on people’s minds this summer.  Which is best? Wet weather means standing water which leads to mosquitos.   Having a pond can help somewhat because fish eat mosquito larvae,  A wet summer can make sitting outside in the backyard unenjoyable. Many bug sprays suggest they can repel mosquitos.  A recent article I found on the internet offers some great ideas for sprays that you can use now.    Check it out below What’s the Best Mosquito Repellent? How to Buy the Right One for You These are the types of bug sprays Read More »

Which are the best ways to stop mosquito bites from itching

Which are the best ways to stop mosquito bites from itching It has been a mostly hot summer and at times a very wet one.   One of the side effects of rain is algae in my pool.   Another side effect is mosquitos due to standing water. True, the mosquito larvae in my pond are a great snack for my fish, but it’s also true that those puddles help mosquitos thrive. It is true that there are a number of things you can use to keep mosquitos away, but it is also true that these methods are not foolproof. What can Read More »

Looking for a natural mosquito repellant? Check this out.

Looking for a natural mosquito repellant?  Check this out. Mosquito season is here, and nothing can spoil a night out with friends that being eaten alive by these things. Mosquito repellants can help, as well as other devices and candles that will draw mosquitos away. Mosquitos are also known for carrying and transmitting certain diseases as well such as the zika virus. There are many mosquito repellants on the market, but are they healthy for us to use long term. There are other mosquito repellants that are more natural and have varying degrees of effectiveness.  This blog post from the magazine “Health”  offers a Read More »