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Beginner’s Guide to Organic Mosquito Control
September 20, 2022 at 4:00 PM
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Even though it’s a small village, Larchmont is home to a surprisingly large number of mosquitoes. If you’re not careful, these pesky insects can ruin your outdoor gathering in no time. But before reaching for the can of insecticide, consider organic mosquito control methods instead. Not only are they better for the environment, but they’re also just as effective at getting rid of mosquitoes.

Here’s a beginner’s guide to organic mosquito control.

What Is Organic Mosquito Control?

Organic mosquito control uses natural products and methods to eliminate mosquitoes. These include everything from using essential oils to setting up bat houses in the yard. It is a safe and effective alternative to traditional methods that rely on harmful chemicals, like DEET.

The Benefits of Organic Mosquito Control

There are many benefits to using organic mosquito control methods instead of chemical pesticides. For one, organic methods are better for the environment since they don’t pollute the air or water as chemical pesticides can.

Another benefit of organic mosquito control is that it’s just as effective as chemical methods, if not more so. Many organic products are specifically designed to target mosquitoes and other pests. And because organic methods don’t rely on toxic chemicals, mosquitoes are less likely to develop resistance to them.

Finally, organic mosquito control is a safe and healthy alternative to traditional methods. Unlike chemical pesticides, organic mosquito control products are not known to cause health problems in humans or animals.

How to Use Organic Mosquito Control Methods

At Andora Lawn Care, we use various organic mosquito control methods to keep your home and yard mosquito-free. I’ll discuss some of the most popular organic mosquito control methods below:

  1. Use essential oils: Essential oils like citronella, lemon eucalyptus, and lavender effectively repel mosquitoes. These products are primarily available at health food stores.
  2. Set up bat houses: Bats are one of the best organic mo