Be Bug Free During a Dinner in Summer!
No matter how exciting and entertaining the idea of an outdoor activity is, the truth just comes out disappointing at times. There could be nothing far worse than being bitten by bugs and finding them on your dinner plate.
Alfresco dining does not necessarily mean cozy and tight, but just like any home there are countless gizmos, gadgets, and solutions that can withdraw the hassles in no time.
The Gizmo – it is undeniable that apart from the beach, sun creams, and grilled barbeques, one of the most familiar scent during summer season is a bug repellant. These are sold in oils, sprays, and lotions which most of the time gives off an ugly scent. Plus, there is a possibility that the user will feel a stinging sensation which is pretty sarcastic because it is meant to prevent insect stings! Nonetheless, there are now other forms of insect repellents sold in the market like the burners and candles. These gizmos are designed to give off a scent that insects don’t like making them evacuate the area as soon as possible without bothering you. But of course, woody smoke and citronella are bonuses to getting rid of them. When you visit shops, you will find several attractive designs that can add up as decor while keeping the area free from insects. Additionally, these gizmos don’t harm the bugs so you can be at ease.
The Gadget – these vacuum bagged bug suckers and light zappers are more techy and certainly less insect friendly. Purchase these products from the store if you just want to be super sure of a bug-free dinner. Plus, you will even find watches that give out ultrasonic frequencies in stopping mosquitoes from landing onto your skin. With a wide range of options, these are ideal for people who are into gadgets.
The Solution – includes retractable porch screens; ideal for those who are not into gadgets and gizmos. These screens can be placed on any sheltered patio and porch where you will be able to have a peaceful dinner for the insects can’t go through the screen. These mesh-like screens don’t disturb the view and can be removed if you wish to do so on a day where there are a few insects only. This option is different from the other two in terms of its smell and insect friendliness.
If you want to have dinner outdoors, expect the presence of this small creatures. It can add to the decor and nature feels of the place especially if you got a beetle or butterfly; but if not then assume already some bites and scratches everywhere. That is the reason why insect repellents exist, to keep you away from insect bites. So maybe you can keep an insect repellant within reach in case you need it. And hey, you might want to check the food on your spoon before taking it in!