With the onset of warm days, mosquitoes begin to actively appear, which are able to penetrate absolutely any closed spaces with amazing skill. They get it not only in nature and in the country, but also in the apartment. They bother with their buzzing and biting, are carriers of many diseases: malaria, helminthiasis and tularemia. There are several proven methods that can help you keep out annoying mosquitoes.
- - Mosquito net,
- - fumigator,
- - Carnation,
- - cologne,
- - wormwood.
Try not to let mosquitoes into your home, there is only one way to do this - put mosquito nets on the windows or cover with some light material, such as gauze or mesh in a small mesh. Place a container with one of the following infusions on the windowsill: cloves, lavender, eucalyptus, anise, tomatoes, citrus or onion peels. Mosquitoes absolutely do not tolerate these smells.
If mosquitoes have entered your home and do not allow you to live in peace, then a fumigator will come to your aid. Its principle of action is based on the evaporation of a substance from a liquid or plate containing an insecticide. For a person, these funds are absolutely safe, however, if an allergy occurs, they should be abandoned.
To save yourself from mosquitoes in the open air, first prepare the following composition: take 5 grams of cloves and pour a glass of water, boil over low heat for 15 minutes. Mix 10 drops of the prepared broth with a tablespoon of perfume or cologne, apply to exposed areas of the body. You can safely walk for two hours, mosquitoes will fly around you.
Deterrent agents include tobacco smoke, the smell of valerian, smoke from dried juniper needles or spruce cones, camphor. The camphor vaporized over the burner will help get rid of mosquitoes and flies indoors.
If you live in your own home, then it would be nice to plant an elderberry under the windows. Cut the flowers of this plant periodically and bring them into the rooms, they are great mosquito repellents. Also, mosquitoes do not tolerate the specific smell of tomato leaves, make a bed of tomatoes under the windows of the house.
If you decide to go on a picnic, treat all open areas of the body with a decoction of wormwood and you will not be afraid of a single mosquito. It is not difficult to prepare a broth, pour a handful of chopped wormwood roots with 1.5 liters of water. Bring to a boil and leave for several hours in a tightly sealed container. Throw a few fir or pine cones into the fire to scare off blood-sucking insects.