Keep Summer BBQs Buzz and Bite Free! first appeared on the Backyard Bug Patrol blog.
Do you want to keep mosquitoes at bay in your yard this season? Then why not try influencing some natural predators of these pesky, disease spreading bugs into your yards. A birdhouse can not only add a nice feature to your outdoor area, it can also attract the likes of Purple Martin birds, who like to feast on not just mosquitoes but many other bugs.
Tips to help keep mosquitoes off your property
They’re unwelcome guests that take the fun out of backyard parties and with steady showers this summer, you might notice them more this year. Mosquitoes are a big problem…
Natural predators are welcome in our back yards if they help us to lower the risk of mosquitoes breeding and causing more misery. Here’s a video with some ‘amazing’ mosquito eating creatures.
Of course, sometimes you need a little professional help to keep your family and pets safe from bugs. Many people invest in a barrier spray
to provide peace of mind that mosquitoes attempting to get into their yard will be eradicated.
Invite the natural predators into your yard and combine it with some professional prevention, then you’ll be safe in the knowledge that your summer BBQ’s will be buzz and bite free.
Image used under creative commons with thanks to Henry T McLin