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Tips to Keep the Bugs Away

The battle that comes around every summer- how to keep the bugs away. Here are some great tips for keeping the bug bites down, but still enjoying summer nights outside.

  1. Bug Spray

The obvious go-to for fighting mosquitos. CBS lists some of the top bug sprays to use here, so be sure to check it out!

  1. Citronella Candles

A great way to light up your porch or backyard at night. These candles smell wonderful, are great for atmosphere, and help keep bugs away.

Plants that Keep the Bugs Away

Certain plants keep bugs away as well. This is a more natural solution to keeping the bugs away. If you’re looking for new plants to put in your garden, here are some great ones that will help keep your yard mosquito free!

  1. Lavender Dryer Sheets

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You may have noticed on that list of plants that keep bugs away that lavender was listed. You can use lavender dryer sheets with your laundry to help keep bugs away. The lavender essential oil is also great to put on your clothes to repel bugs, and it smells wonderful!