Mosquito Trap

Today, I made two mosquito traps from soda bottles. I did not have any black construction paper but did have black ground cloth. I cut a piece to cover the bottle and stapled the fabric on the bottom so it would sit flat. This should last longer than paper. Using duct tape, I secured the fabric and the two pieces of the bottle. Now I am ready to see how many mosquitoes I trap today.

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June 30, 20150 found this helpful

What's the recipe for the mixture you put in the bottle to attract mosquitoes?

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July 9, 20150 found this helpful

There is another post, which I think inspired this one. They suggest using a simple syrup to attract the mosquitos.

http://www.thri  9273276.tip.html

How did the mosquito work for you?

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June 22, 20160 found this helpful

Ok so it's been 1 year since you made this trap :) Can you please tell me how it worked? We are experiencing our worst mosquito invasion up here in Northern California OMG It's horrible! I am actually having trouble sleeping because I kill so many in my bedroom before turning out my lights. :(

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July 5, 20180 found this helpful

I have always spray painted my 2 liters with Black Paint. Last forever , and everybody has a can of Black Paint on a shelf

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