How To Making A Homemade Mosquito Trap

Ingredients for Your DIY Mosquito Trap:

1 cup of water

1/4 cup of brown sugar

1 gram of yeast

An empty 2-liter plastic bottle

Easy-to-Follow Directions:

Prepare the Bottle: Begin by cutting the plastic bottle in half.

Create the Attractant: Dissolve the brown sugar in a cup of hot water. After the mixture has cooled, pour it into the bottom half of the bottle.

Activate the Trap: Add the yeast to the sugar-water solution. This step is crucial as the yeast produces carbon dioxide, irresistibly luring mosquitoes.

Assemble the Trap: Invert the top half of the bottle (the funnel part) and place it into the bottom half, forming a funnel. You can secure it with tape for extra stability.

Optimize the Attraction: Cover the bottle in black material or paint it black, leaving the top open. Mosquitoes are attracted to dark colors, so this step enhances the trap’s effectiveness.

Strategic Placement:

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