Updated February 25, 2019
Flying insects and mosquitos can put a damper on any gathering, and it often seems as if getting rid of them is an impossible task. There are many insecticides and bug sprays available, of course, but they can cause even more problems than they solve. The solution: bug zappers. These ingenious devices utilize some sort of electrical mechanism that administers a deadly shock to flying insects, effectively neutralizing them and rendering them harmless. If you are looking for an effective solution for dealing with a mosquito problem, a bug zapper might be the perfect choice.
There are actually a plethora of reasons why having a bug zapper is such a good idea, especially if you are fond of hosting any outside events at your home, or even if you like spending time outside your home yourself. For one thing, bug zappers are far less expensive, and time consuming, then having to consult the services of a pest control professional. In addition, the chemicals that buz zappers tend to use to lure the bugs into the electrical field of the zapper tend to not be nearly as harmful to the environment as those used for commercial grade pest control.
Also, an interesting fact to note about insects is the fact that most of them are hive animals. This means that, once they realize that there is a threat to their hive or colony in that particular area which they are not able to safely overcome, they will inform one another of this fact and stop coming around as often of their own volition. There are several other reasons to get a bug zapper as well, but these are just some of the most prominent and easily identifiable ones.