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Posted on September 6, 2012 with 1 Comment
Use Insect Repellent on exposed skin when outdoors. Even a short time being outdoors can be long enough to get a mosquito bite.
Clothing Can Help Reduce Mosquito Bites. Weather permitting, wear long-sleeved clothing and socks when outdoors. outdoors. Don’t apply repellents containing permethrin directly to skin.
Be Aware of Peak Mosquito Hours. Thee hours from dusk to dawn are peak biting times for mosquitoes. Always use bug repellent and wear protective clothing during these times, or consider limiting outdoor activity.
Clean Up Water! Mosquito breeding sites can be anywhere. Mosquitos love free standing water. Survey your property and encourage friends and neighbors to keep their yards free of water.