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Summer time: How to get rid of annoying insects

Summer, sunshine, insects! We’re not the only ones who like to enjoy the warm temperatures outside. So do flies, mosquitos and wasps. Mosquitos love summer rain, wasps are attracted by BBQ meat and flies will sit on anything and leave stains on your windows. Let’s have a look at a few products that will let you chill out on your balcony, in your garden or in your kitchen without insect guests.

Against wasps

The hotter the weather, the more wasps will be around. In late summer, you’ll definitely need to protect yourself against annoying wasps. Until mid-August, they live on protein, which they get from other insect or your BBQ meat. In September, when the temperatures drop, they have trouble finding enough food and can be quite aggressive.

The friendly way of dealing with insects is getting the right plants. Wasps avoid essential oils; they can’t stand mint, lemon balm and lavender. Get one of these, put it in a nice pot and it will also make for great garden decoration. If you’re having a garden BBQ, make sure not to leave food standing around before and after you’ve eaten. Use a drinking straw for sweet drinks and cover your glass if you’re not drinking.

Keep calm when there’s a wasp near you and don’t try to hit it or blow it away. This makes them feel threatened and they get aggressive.

If this still doesn’t keep them away, here are a few traps and sprays that will help.

Mein Deckel "Blatt" 3er Set (Silicone)
CHF 15.–instead of 20.–1
Lurch Mein Deckel "Blatt" 3er Set (Silicone)
Perfekt zum Schutz der Getränke vor lästigen Insekten

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Wespenfalle
CHF 9.90
Windhager Wespenfalle
2 Kleine Fallen zur natürlichen Bekämpfung von Wespen und Fliegen. Aus transparentem Kunststoff. Einsetzbar auf Terrasse, Balkon und im Garten.
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Wespenfalle
CHF 19.80
Finito Wespenfalle
Behälter ist wiederverwend- und recyclebar.

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  • approx. 1–3 days
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Waspinator
CHF 18.–instead of 20.–1
Colibri Waspinator
Lass die Wespen am Leben – verscheuche sie lieber!

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Wespen-Spray Forte
CHF 18.90
Neocid Wespen-Spray Forte
acts both immediately as well as preventively as long-lasting protection against wasps and hornets and their nests.

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Against flies

The warm weather supports the development of flies. They can reach their reproductive age as early as seven days after hatching. Female flies live for about a month, which gives them enough time to lay up to 500 eggs.

Attaching fly screens to your windows and doors is an ideal way of keeping flies from entering your four walls. If you want to get rid of flies on your balcony or in your garden, traps, fly screens and swatters will help.

Comfort für Fenster (Vorhang, Polyester)
CHF 15.60
Tesa Comfort für Fenster (Vorhang, Polyester)
Leicht anzubringen und zu entfernen. Mehrfach verwendbar. Wirksam und unkompliziert. Hohe UV-Beständigkeit.
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Comfort für Türen (Vorhang, Polyester)
CHF 20.90
Tesa Comfort für Türen (Vorhang, Polyester)
Leicht anzubringen und zu entfernen. Mehrfach verwendbar. Wirksam und unkompliziert. Hohe UV-Beständigkeit.

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Fliegenfalle Natural Control
CHF 12.30
Fliegenfalle Natural Control
Die garantierte Lösung!
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Fliegenklatsche Teleskopstiel
CHF 6.90
Fliegenklatsche Teleskopstiel
Die Fliegenklatsche verfügt über einen Teleskopstiel und ist ausziehbar von ca. 30cm bis zu 72cm.

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  • Lausanne: today at 15:40
  • St Gallen: today at 15:30
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Fruchtfliegen-Falle
CHF 5.90
Neocid Fruchtfliegen-Falle
It features a glued surface where flies get stuck.

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  • Lausanne: today at 15:40
  • St Gallen: today at 15:30
  • Winterthur: today at 13:30
  • Wohlen: today at 11:00
  • Zurich: today at 12:30

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Against mosquitos

Mosquito’s love a rainy summer. Warm and damp climate makes them feel at home. Mosquitos hatch from their eggs on the ground. After about two weeks, they’re fully developed and start hunting for blood within a radius of 10 km. They do so by following carbon dioxide, which is in our breath. Once they’re within 5 to 15 metres of us, they recognize us as a potential hosts and follow our silhouette. Within about one metre from our skin, they can feel our body heat and find a place to land.

These products will help you keep mosquitos away.

Mücken Stop Laterne Set
Mücken Stop Laterne Set
Design und Effektivität!

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Mückenabwehr Watch
CHF 27.–
Windhager Mückenabwehr Watch
Innovativer, tragbarer Schutz vor lästigen Mücken.

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Mückenstop Verdunster-Set
CHF 11.50
Neocid Mückenstop Verdunster-Set
Protects against all types of mosquitoes in rooms.
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  • Winterthur: today at 13:30
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IS Plus Mosquito Netz
CHF 38.10
Windhager IS Plus Mosquito Netz
Moustiquaire 2.2

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Moskitobezug
CHF 349.–
Garden Igloo Moskitobezug
Das Moskitonetz fürs Garden Igloo

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Prevention on your skin

Sprays and gels, which are applied directly to the skin, are also great ways of protecting yourself against insects. Applying insect protection is a must, especially when you’re travelling to countries where there’s a risk of malaria, dengue fever or yellow fever.

Mückenschutz-Spray
CHF 11.50
Kik Mückenschutz-Spray
Protection against mosquitoes for 6 hours and against ticks and horse for 3 hours.
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  • Bern: today at 12:45
  • Dietikon: today at 14:30
  • Geneva: today at 13:30
  • Kriens: today at 11:20
  • Lausanne: today at 15:40
  • St Gallen: today at 15:30
  • Winterthur: today at 13:30
  • Wohlen: today at 11:00
  • Zurich: today at 12:30

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Mückenschutz Milk
CHF 11.50
Kik Mückenschutz Milk
Protection against mosquitoes and horseflies for 6 hours and ticks for 3 hours.

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  • Geneva: today at 13:30
  • Kriens: today at 11:20
  • Lausanne: today at 15:40
  • St Gallen: today at 15:30
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Mückenschutz
CHF 9.90
Kik Mückenschutz
Effective and reliable protection against mosquito bites.
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  • Lausanne: today at 15:40
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  • Winterthur: today at 13:30
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Treating insect bites

If all of the above didn’t help and you’re still bitten, the following products will help soothe the skin. They’re great remedies, especially if you’re on a vacation.

Roll-on
CHF 8.90
Kik Roll-on
Refreshes immediately, reduces irritation and calms skin irritations.
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Disco-Click
CHF 14.90
Kik Disco-Click
A revolutionary help in case of insect bites. To avoid scratching, just click!

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  • Geneva: today at 13:30
  • Kriens: today at 11:20
  • Lausanne: today at 15:40
  • St Gallen: today at 15:30
  • Winterthur: today at 13:30
  • Wohlen: today at 11:00
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Tanja Schütz

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User P@ric

Oder: Einfach einen Basilikum im Topf auf den Tisch stellen - dekorativ und hält Wespen fern.

03.08.2017
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User Tanja Schütz

Hallo Anonymous

Danke für deinen Tipp – das teste ich gerne Zuhause aus! :)

Liebe Grüsse

Tanja

03.08.2017
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User AndiKempf

Massnahmen die verletzen oder töten sind immer vermeidbar... Schön haben sie auch alternativen aufgzeigt. Das is nun mal Natur und man kann gut im Einklang mit diesen so wichtigen Tieren leben.

20.08.2017
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