Getting Rid of Mosquitos

There is nothing better than being outside during the summer. The warm weather and all the outdoor activities are what make the season as fun as it is. The only problem with being outside in the hot temperatures are mosquitos! These pesky little bugs can ruin the fun instantly, but there’s no need to fret. We decided to do a little research on how to get rid of mosquitos, so you can enjoy everything outdoors this summer.

See Mosquito Repellants and Bite Remedies on

Skin Repellents

Off! Deep Woods is known for going on dry, and not being greasy. It also protects against more than just mosquitos, perfect for any outdoor activities you may participate in. Get it from Target.

For a more natural repellent that is deet-free and plant based try Repel Lemon Eucalyptus from Target.

Perfect for children or if you have sensitive skin… these towelettes can be thrown in your bag and are easy to apply. This repellent is also available in a spray form if you prefer that from

If you’re interested in some natural remedies and oils to fend off mosquitos there are many different scents and essential oils you can use to ensure they don’t attack you and your family. Check out this article about 10 Scents That Repel Mosquitoes from mosquito magnet!


The perfect citronella candles to keep mosquitos away, Skeem Candles look great. They have citronella mixed with other scents like eucalyptus and sea salt so they smell delicious too! Not only are they fab as decor, they get the job done and keep mosquitos away. They also have citronella body sprays to help keep pests away from your skin. Purchase them from our boutique at, or if you’re in the Dallas area, from Kathy Fielder Design | Life | Style Boutique located on Greenville Ave.




See 6 Ways to Stop Mosquito Bites and 6 Common Tactics That Just Don’t Work on

Outdoor Repellents

Protecting your skin from bites is important, and so is creating a barrier so that mosquitos don’t invade your porch or outdoor living spaces. Check out this Thermacell Patio Shield from Bed Bath & Beyond.

This Dynatrap Decora 1260 Insect Eliminator is attractive and gets rid of bugs quietly.  It is available from Frontgate.

See How And Why Mosquitoes Bite You here.

The other option, which tends to be the most expensive is misting systems.  Installed by a professional, they are very effective at controlling the amount of mosquitoes in your yard.  Learn more on



xo, KF

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