Mosquito Repellant Coils: Do They Work?

Mosquito Repellant Coils: Do They Work?

  Nothing ruins a fun backyard get-together quicker than mosquitoes. They are annoying and can also transmit diseases that are harmful to both humans and pets. One-way homeowners can combat this outdoor onslaught is to install Mosquito repellant coils. These coils are some of the most common products homeowners buy to deter mosquitoes. These coils, … Continue reading Mosquito Repellant Coils: Do They Work?

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How to Keep Bugs Out of Your Sandbox: Cinnamon!

How to Keep Bugs Out of Your Sandbox: Cinnamon!

  A sandbox can create hours of fun for kids but sharing it with bugs is nobody’s idea of a fun time. If you’re looking for safe and effective ways to keep ants and other creepy crawlies away from the kids’ sandy playtime, cinnamon in the sandbox may be your solution. This fragrant spice and … Continue reading How to Keep Bugs Out of Your Sandbox: Cinnamon!

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How to Detect Ticks: Can You Feel a Tick Bite?

How to Detect Ticks: Can You Feel a Tick Bite?

  When temperatures begin to rise, tick bites become a concern for families who enjoy outdoor activities. In fact, any time temperatures reach above 40 degrees, ticks become more active. So, hiking, camping, going to the beach, and even enjoying a barbecue in the backyard can be interrupted by a tick bite. Detecting a tick … Continue reading How to Detect Ticks: Can You Feel a Tick Bite?

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Mosquito Vision: Can Mosquitoes See?

Mosquito Vision: Can Mosquitoes See?

  Have you wondered about mosquito vision? Maybe yes, maybe no, but you’ve undoubtedly experienced first-hand that these pesky insects manage to bite at all times of the day. Perhaps you’ve even heard some of the latest research that indicates mosquitoes are attracted to the color red. Before you throw out all of the red … Continue reading Mosquito Vision: Can Mosquitoes See?

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