Mixing essential oils and liquid Castile soap makes a powerful homemade repellent for mosquitoes and other insects. Many of the products available for sale in retail outlets incorporate DEET, a chemical that can be harmf... More »

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Make homemade mosquito repellent by mixing an essential oil with a carrier oil or alcohol. Cinnamon oil, castor oil, eucalyptus oil and citronella oil are essential oils that repel mosquitoes. More »

To make a homemade mosquito repellent, mix witch hazel, vodka, carrier oil and essential oils. A mixture of essential oil, water and salt can also be effective. More »

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Citronella candles, essential oils and old coffee grounds are all effective ways to ward off mosquitoes. Homeowners can also plant naturally repellent herbs to reduce mosquito infestation. More »

To make natural mosquito repellent, combine appropriate essential oils with alcohol or carrier oil. The best essential oils for mosquito repellent are castor oil, citronella oil, lemon eucalyptus oil and cinnamon oil. Sa... More »

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Organic mosquito repellent can be made by combining essential oils or fresh, dried herbs with boiled or distilled water and witch hazel. There are optional ingredients in some mixes, but creating an organic mosquito repe... More »

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A mosquito zapper uses pheromones and gases to attract mosquitoes and biting flies into an electrically charged enclosure where the current electrocutes the bug. This device magnifies a small current of electricity into ... More »

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