Mosquitoes are the worst.
Everything About them is bothersome. The next level of annoyance is that the pin prick of pain right as you realize you’re in process of being bitten. Then you’ve got a horrible, itchy welt for times and days that just won’t stop.
But that is just the beginning…
Mosquitoes carry disease. They spread disease and are responsible for more deaths in world history than all wars combined.
Nobody wants itchy bites and we certainly don’t want diseases!
1. Remove standing water.
First And foremost. The small larva exist in stagnant water for three or more times as they prepare to emerge and wreak havoc. The more standing water that there is on a house, the more likely it is to give excellent breeding grounds. Get rid of standing water! Remove ALL standing water! Can I mention to eliminate standing water?
Most Mosquitoes get super busy in the beginning and end of their day. (Midday would be to sexy and make it harder for them to fly.) If you have to go outside, try to do it when they are not there.
One Thing is for sure, mosquitoes have quite sensitive smellers. They’re drawn to the carbon dioxide we exhale and rat poop additionally they adore human perspiration. Add in some scented products on your body and it’s like a welcome mat. The only scent you should be wearing is a parasite.
4. Wear light clothing.
Not Really sure why this is true but it is true – mosquitoes prefer dark clothes. So wear light colored clothing and it certainly helps.
5. Cover up.
Discussing Of clothes, use lots of it! These blood suckers need flesh and are much less likely to suck your blood through clothes. The less skin you have exposed, the less opportunity they must attack it.
So if you loathe mosquitoes like the rest of us, then consider these steps to make sure you avoid them as far as you can.
And don’t forget to get rid of standing water!