How do I keep bugs from coming through my windows at night?
- Add Screens. There’s no better way to get some airflow through your living space than keeping your windows open.
- Use Essential Oils.
- Grow Pest-Repelling Plants.
- Sprinkle Diatomaceous Earth.
- Attract Birds.
- Use Sticky Tape.
- Change Your Bulbs.
- Hang A Bug Zapper.
What can I put around my windows to keep bugs out? Caulk is cheap, easy to apply and goes a long way towards keeping out bugs. Sealing small cracks in your windows with caulk can also help keep your energy costs down.
How do you bug proof a window? We recommend using nylon brush sweeps for the best protection against bugs. Also, make sure that your window and door frames are securely in place. Cracks and holes near the frame can also allow enough of an opening for insects. Use caulk to seal these cracks near window and door frames.
Why are bugs getting in my window? Bugs can get in through cracks and holes in your window frame. So, in case your windows are very old, chances are that the pests are coming in through old cracks that need to be blocked up. Take a look at your windows and try to look for any crevices. Then, use a sealer such as caulk to block up the holes.