Most people love summer, but along with the warm weather come bugs. Mosquitos being one of the worst culprits of enjoying an evening outside. So to help you ward off these uninvited guests, here are a few remedies besides the traditional bug spray that might make things a little more comfy.

According to mosquitoverse.com here are a few home remedies you can try:

1. Pour coffee grounds into any stagnant water in your yard. It will help rid the water of mosquito eggs.
2. Burn citronella and camphor in a designated area to rid it of mosquitos. These are oldies but goodies.
3. You can also take the natural essential oils route. You can place these in the area you will be sitting or even rub it on your skin. Natural repellents include lavender, peppermint, rosemary, eucalyptus, and  tee tree oil.
4. The most maintenance free route would be to plant natural repellents in your yard, just make sure that your pets don’t munch on them. Plants that work for reducing mosquitoes are catnip and feverfew.

So if you love being outside and refuse to let the bugs ruin your summer fun, give a few of these a try to keep them at bay.