Pest Control Tips : Kill Mosquitoes in Standing Water


Kill mosquitoes in standing water by using a few drops of horticultural spray oil on the top of the oil. Changing water in bird baths and ponds will also prevent mosquito larva from hatching. Keep standing water from forming in a yard or garden with advice from a certified exterminator and arborist in this free video on pest control.


  1. Is it easy to find these paraffinic oils to make your own? Are these crude
    oils bad for people? How do you make the recipe to contain the correct
    amount of unsulphanated residues to keep plants from being damaged?
    Basically, where do I find the spray?

  2. nice film, up here in Nebraska I chanced on a method and use it with
    success but not always 100% kill
    a cheap pack of lemon aid. Acid must be the reason. but a rain barrel full
    of larva in few hours are dead.

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