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Make Your Own Mosquito Wipes

Make your own mosquito wipes with a few ingredients including a roll of paper towels, citrus and cinnamon essential oils and castor oil.
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The Windex Hack To Kill And Repel Bugs Exposed

The Internet is at it again! While it is a valuable resource for countless time-saving hacks for things like removing lint, getting rid of fruit flies, and making laundry day easier. Unfortunately, it is also a breeding ground for misinformation and Pinterest fails. One hack you might have seen...
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Nope! Mosquito Repelling Apps Do Not Work

The sales pitch sounds good. Ultrasonic technology omitted from your phone's speak creates a barrier to prevent mosquitoes from bothering you. Both the iTunes and Google Play app stores have dozens of listings for mosquito repellent apps, boasted by glowing reviews and logo soup from appearances on...
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Cucumbers Are The Unlikely Heroes Of The Super Food Family

Some good news is there is a superfood that you probably love and even have in your refrigerator right now! Most people regard the cucumber as simply a crunch addition to a salad but it is surprising a lot of people of its superpowers. Cumbers can be used as a vitamin boost, to protect plants, to...
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Mosquito Repellent For Dogs

Wasps, flies and mosquitoes, oh my! Humans aren't the only ones on the pest's menu. Our pets are preyed upon too and while it may sound like a good idea to spray your pet with the same bug spray we use, don't! DEET, the active ingredient that keeps mosquitoes off people, can be toxic for dogs. The...
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Tips On Properly Applying Bug Repellent

Along with sunscreen, bug spray is an essential item to have but even the most effective insect repellent will fail if you don't use it correctly. A quick, absent-minded spray won’t provide enough protection and applying it incorrectly can be dangerous, especially for pregnant women and children...
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Could this bracelet protect you from muggers?

There's a new bracelet on the market that could soon rival pepper spray. A Dutch company has come up with a bracelet called Invi that uses a terrible smell to repel criminals. The company unveiled the creation at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, and says their bracelet is more...
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Vampire & Werewolf Repellent Soaps

It may not be Halloween but you still may feel the need to protect yourself from vampires. An online soap shop has created vampire repelling soap that combines garlic and holy water into a handy soap bar. PoJo's Pure Vermont is behind the vampire repelling soap, which it is guaranteed to "repel...
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Natural Remedies To Rid Your Home Of Spiders

There are bugs and then there are spiders, in a creepy factor all on its own and when they take up residence inside our homes. While spiders feed on other pesky bugs, there are those who are totally creeped out by our 8-legged friends and have gone to extremes to rid the unwanted visitors from...
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