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rather large kiddie pool and mosquitoes

Is there anything you can do to keep from having to empty it every other day? It takes about an hour to fill so I know it's a ton of water to be wasting like that but I don't want my kids swimming with baby mosquitoes!!

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:06 PM on Jun. 23, 2010 in General Parenting

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Answers (6)
  • Cover it with something.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:11 PM on Jun. 23, 2010

  • cover it or find a filter that keeps water moving. still water is what the mosquitos are attracted to.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:13 PM on Jun. 23, 2010

  • After your done with it for the day....use a net to scoop any debris out of it then cover it with a tarp.
    kimberlyinberea

    Answer by kimberlyinberea at 5:20 PM on Jun. 23, 2010

  • cover it, spa stores sell chemicals that are used in spas that can be used in small pools to keep bacteria and other nasties including mosquito larva from growing.
    lori232

    Answer by lori232 at 5:48 PM on Jun. 23, 2010

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