don't be a mosquito magnet: how mosquitoes find you
Learn what may be attracting mosquitoes to you and how you can easily help keep them away from you and your family.
Are you a magnet for mosquitoes?
Why do mosquitoes bite?
How do mosquitoes find me?
Can certain clothes attract mosquitoes?
What else can I do to help keep mosquitoes away?
Remove leaves and debris that may have collected in your gutters so water may flow freely and help reduce areas for mosquitoes breeding.
Empty any old buckets and bird feeders since they lay eggs in standing water
Change or flush out water in birdbaths and fountains at least once a week.
Recycle or store tires (or other items with open cavities) so rainwater can’t collect.
Keep grass clipped or short.
Which insect repellent is right for me
Just know that you’re not alone. With the right protection and knowledge, you have the tools to help protect yourself.