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Unread 03-15-2010, 07:41 PM
 
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Default Mosquito everywhere what to do

Is there an easy way to get rid of mosquitoes. I cannot even sit in my patio. They are everywhere.
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Unread 03-15-2010, 07:43 PM
 
Location: The Greater Houston Metro Area
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Citronella (probably spelled incorrectly) candles help a lot.. Get one of theose bug zappers. Also - spray on repellent helps, but I don't like to use it.
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Unread 03-15-2010, 07:45 PM
 
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Is'nt there any organic solution?
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Unread 03-15-2010, 07:59 PM
 
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Is'nt there any organic solution?
Is citronella non-organic? I have heard that eating garlic works - but there goes that idea you had of having a baby!
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Unread 03-15-2010, 08:28 PM
 
Location: Fondren SW Yo
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Is there an easy way to get rid of mosquitoes. I cannot even sit in my patio. They are everywhere.
Amazon.com: Flowtron Model BK-15D Electronic Insect Killer (1/2 Acre Coverage): Patio, Lawn & Garden
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Unread 03-15-2010, 08:46 PM
 
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Is'nt there any organic solution?
This made me laugh so hard, thanks for that!
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Unread 03-15-2010, 08:51 PM
 
Location: Texas
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Put a bounce dryer sheet in your pocket. Rub it on your skin first.
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Unread 03-15-2010, 08:56 PM
 
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Put a bounce dryer sheet in your pocket. Rub it on your skin first.
I forgot about that - works for wasps, too.
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Unread 03-15-2010, 09:10 PM
 
Location: Spring, TX
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?has anyone tried the MosquitoMax system? Mosquito Max: Mosquito Misting Systems, Houston, Texas, Mosquito Control Mosquito Mister Mosquito Misting System Parts
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Unread 03-15-2010, 09:19 PM
 
Location: League City
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Are you sure it's mosquitos? It's been a little cold for those buggers lately. I've seen loads of crane flys, though, which look like giant mosquitos that don't bite. A strong fan will keep crane flies away because they are rather clumsy fliers.
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