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Mosquito Prevention

To safeguard yourself and your family from mosquito bites during the warmer months, it is crucial to take preventative measures. Use EPA-approved mosquito repellents and wear long-sleeved, dark clothing to reduce your exposure.

Ensuring your yard is unappealing to mosquitoes is key to preventing infestations. The most effective method is to eliminate any sources of stagnant water where mosquitoes breed. Discover more strategies to keep mosquitoes at bay!

While citronella oil is a popular natural insect repellent, citronella candles may not provide reliable mosquito prevention. Explore the limitations and alternatives to these candles for better mosquito control.

While not all natural remedies are effective at controlling mosquitoes, certain essential oils like peppermint, lavender, lemon, and eucalyptus may help repel them. Learn which natural solutions can help keep mosquitoes at a distance.

Among the various mosquito repellents available, products containing DEET or picaridin are among the most effective. DEET, in particular, is widely recognized for its effectiveness and safety when used as directed by the EPA.

Mosquito traps attract mosquitoes by mimicking human breath or body heat. Although they are not the most effective solution for large infestations, they can reduce the number of mosquitoes in a specific area.

Mosquitoes are most active during twilight hours but are not specifically attracted to or repelled by artificial light. Understanding their behavior can aid in developing more effective control strategies.

Certain fragrant plants can act as natural mosquito repellents due to their strong scents, which confuse mosquitoes’ scent-tracking abilities. Identify the most effective plants to naturally keep mosquitoes away from your Flushing NY home.

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