The mosquito trap shown in this 1-minute video uses everyday household items.
- an empty 2-liter plastic bottle,
- ¼ cup of brown sugar,
- 1 cup of warm water,
- ¼ teaspoon of yeast.
- Take the bottle and use a sharp serrated knife and cut the top third of the bottle off. Now take the bottom of the bottle and pour in your brown sugar, warm water, and yeast.This mixture creates an irresistible concoction that attracts mosquitos.
- Place the top of the bottle with the cap off, upside down back into the bottom.
Watch as the annoying blood suckers fly into the trap but struggle to escape its clutches. Want more home remedies? Lifehacker Has some other tips to ‘keep the bugs at bay without bug spray.’ Check them out here.
Here’s the video… Enjoy!