Homemade Mosquito Trap~

Tip: mix together water, brown sugar, and yeast to trap mosquitoes.

Take that mosquitos!- Mosquito trap - Cut the top off a 2 liter bottle. Invert the cone and place it inside the straight part of the bottle. Glue the two pieces together. Add 1 tsp yeast and 1/2 cup sugar to some luke warm water, and pour the mixture into the bottle. Mosquitoes are attracted to the carbon dioxide that you exhale. The yeast feeds off the sugar and emits the same gas, so the mosquito enters the bottle, thinking she will find food there....

Making a Mosquito Trap

Take that mosquitos!- Mosquito trap - Cut the top off a 2 liter bottle. Invert the cone and place it inside the straight part of the bottle. Glue the two pieces together. Add 1 tsp yeast and 1/2 cup sugar to some luke warm water, and pour the mixture into the bottle. Mosquitoes are attracted to the carbon dioxide that you exhale. The yeast feeds off the sugar and emits the same gas, so the mosquito enters the bottle, thinking she will find food there....

Zap Those Mosquitos! Lots of Tips, Ideas, Projects and Natural Methods to get rid of those pesky mosquitos!

Zap Those Mosquitos! Lots of Tips, Ideas, Projects and Natural Methods to get rid of those pesky mosquitos!

DIY Mosquito Repellent That Really Works

DIY Mosquito Repellent That Really Works

Not all homemade bug repellents are created equal. It WORKS. DIY Natural Mosquito Repellent 2 tablespoons neem seed oil (like this) 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 tablespoon coconut oil drops of citronella essential oil

Go Away Mosquitoes  Vicks wards off mosquitoes. Apply small dabs of Vicks VapoRub to your skin and clothes and mosquitoes will steer clear. If you do get bitten, apply Vicks to the area and cover it with a Band-Aid to relieve itching.

Go Away Mosquitoes Vicks wards off mosquitoes. Apply small dabs of Vicks VapoRub to your skin and clothes and mosquitoes will steer clear. If you do get bitten, apply Vicks to the area and cover it with a Band-Aid to relieve itching.

- 2oz water or distilled water -2oz Apple Cider Vinegar or Witch   Hazel (I used Witch Hazel) -20-55 drops of Bug Off Oil depending on the level of protection you need You might consider 20 drops for children or to spray clothing and furniture and stuff and up to 55 drops if you are going to a heavily infested area.  And one important note- we all know normal bug spray can smell horrible.  I find this spray much less offensive- it does have Citronella but I find the scent to be very mild.

- 2oz water or distilled water -2oz Apple Cider Vinegar or Witch Hazel (I used Witch Hazel) -20-55 drops of Bug Off Oil depending on the level of protection you need You might consider 20 drops for children or to spray clothing and furniture and stuff and up to 55 drops if you are going to a heavily infested area. And one important note- we all know normal bug spray can smell horrible. I find this spray much less offensive- it does have Citronella but I find the scent to be very mild.

Mosquito Spray...I was at a deck party   awhile back, and the bugs were having a ball biting everyone. A man at the party   sprayed the lawn and deck floor with Listerine, and the little demons   disappeared. The next year I filled a 4-ounce spray bottle and used it around my   seat whenever I saw mosquitoes. And voila! That worked as well...worth a   try...

Mosquito Spray...I was at a deck party awhile back, and the bugs were having a ball biting everyone. A man at the party sprayed the lawn and deck floor with Listerine, and the little demons disappeared. The next year I filled a 4-ounce spray bottle and used it around my seat whenever I saw mosquitoes. And voila! That worked as well...worth a try...

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