Mosquito trap - Cut top off 2 liter bottle. Invert cone inside straight part of bottle and glue together. Add 1 tsp yeast and cup sugar to luke warm water, and pour in bottle. Mosquitoes are attracted to the carbon dioxide produced
HOMEMADE MOSQUITO/ANT/FLEA REPELLENT Ingredients: litre of alcohol 100 gram of whole cloves 100 ml of baby oil or similar (almond, sesame, chamomile, lavender, fennel etc) Preparation: Leave cloves to marinate in alcohol four days Stir every morning
Peppermint oil for mosquito repellant. Dilute 1 part peppermint oil with 10 parts rubbing alcohol.Mix peppermint oil with other types of natural oils that act as an insect repellent, such as rosemary oil, lemongrass oil and lemon eucalyptus oil.
DIY Bug Repellent Mason Jar Luminaries are extremely effective. Keep those mosquitoes away and spend more time enjoying the outdoors. Summer is coming and every year it seems that the mosquitoes come sooner and sooner.
Mentholatum ointment (or Vicks) repel mosquitoes more safely than DEET. This is one I will try, especially around the ankles where the mosquitoes always seem to attack. (Definitely worth a try since I'm a mosquito magnet.
"Blue porch ceiling actually is to keep the haints away. southern porch w blue ceiling - paint the ceiling blue on your porch and you won't have Mosquitos, flys, etc - they "think" it's the sky and won't fly under it - very common n the south
The business end of the fighter version of the Mosquito - was armed with four 20 mm cannons in its belly and four machine guns in its nose. Night-fighter Mosquitos downed over 600 enemy aircraft during the war.