How to Manage Your Mosquito Problem

There's not a lot to dislike about summer, but the things that we do dislike, we really, really dislike. Mosquitoes most definitely fall into that category. Not only can a swarm of them quickly ruin any backyard bonfire or camping trip, keeping you up at night itching and scratching, they've also been known to carry a number of diseases. No one wants their party to have to be moved indoors, especially when the weather's so beautiful. Though you can't get rid of them entirely, there are a few things you can do to keep them far from you. Eliminate Standing Water From bird baths and pet bowls to puddles and ponds, mosquitoes love any form of stagnant, standing water. Be sure to regularly flush out anything that might have collected rainwater with a hose – this means keeping up on cleaning your gutters. It's time-consuming, but it's worth it to…