Mosquitoes can easily ruin one’s sleep from the constantly buzzing to waking up to itchy bumps. Mosquitoes are very active during the warmer months of the year like in the summer. It is then that the female mosquitoes go on the active hunt for blood. There are a lot of options on the market such as using a mosquito net to put over your bed, using repellents, to using household options. Chemicals are associated with risks so it is best to limit the options to natural products to keep mosquitoes from biting.
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Other options to look into that work great as natural repellants are citronella, eucalyptus, vanilla, citrus, or tree oil These products are available in specialty stores. They can be a bit on the pricey side than your average over-the-counter chemical repellant, but if you really prefer something non-toxic, then these ingredients are the way to go.
Another option that seems to be effective is to keep beer in a bowl or a bowl of soapy water. It turns out that mosquitoes are very intolerant towards alcohol. It must be noted though, that the placement is very important as it gets greatly affect whether it’ll work or not. generally bowls close to any opening such as windows or doors will work as they first sneak in through those entrances. A slice of lemon and water also seem to do the trick.
Another option is something that a lot of people tend to overlook when controlling mosquitoes at home. Personal mosquito repellant. some types work just like a deodorant that you have to spray on to prevent you from getting bit by mosquitoes. There are a lot of options on the market ranging in all different price points. Personal Insect repellents can come in several forms such as lotions, sprays, clip-on-products, moist cloths, to even clothing that has been treated.
Speaking of entrances, it will also help if people closed their windows at night. Mosquitoes take advantage of any opening. In the summer months when temperatures rise, people open up their windows to let the cold air pass through which gives mosquitoes access to your room rent-free. To combat this, you might want to look into mosquito nets made for beds to create a barrier between yourself and the mosquitoes. Not only does it look aesthetically pleasing, but it is functional as well.
If mosquitoes are really bothering you to the point you can’t go through with your day, then hiring professional pest control experts from Exterminator Peterborough is the only guarantee to get rid of mosquitoes for good. You might have a mosquito infestation on your hands that needs professional and affordable intervention. To schedule an appointment and to receive a free consultation.