How Can I Kill Mosquito Larvae Using Household Bleach or Vinegar?
Kill mosquito larvae with a homemade solution of 2 tablespoons of bleach per 5 liters of water. Use vinegar to repel mosquitoes.
- Find and empty all unnecessary sources of stagnant water
Inspect property for unused flower pots, pails, garbage cans and other water-accumulating containers.
- Clean containers that can not be discarded
Wash empty containers with a household cleaner to remove larval food.
- Apply bleach solution
Place 2 tablespoons of bleach in 5 liters of water and cover the entire interior surface of the container. Mix more solution if needed. Let solution sit for at least 5 minutes before emptying container.