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    (Original post by paniking_and_not_revising)
    Make an insect screen out of sticky back velcro and get a mesh screen that you can cut to your window size.


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    My parents are crazy on appearance and how things look... my window is front facing.. I don't think they'd approve of my DIY insect net or any bought one.. I must suffer in silence RIP
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    I once slept on the balcony (there was no other way of trying to sleep whilst remaining sane )...that was in Portugal...the air temperature was >40ºC, my hometown is really hot and dry during the summer.
    I live in the UK now (West Midlands) and the weather is great for the UK's standards but it's not overly hot compared to our Portuguese continental benchmark
    Hope it stays like this though!
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    (Original post by SteamboatMickey)
    My parents are crazy on appearance and how things look... my window is front facing.. I don't think they'd approve of my DIY insect net or any bought one.. I must suffer in silence RIP
    Mine is barely visible from the street


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    (Original post by SteamboatMickey)
    God knows I need a fan leaving windows open for me is out of the question (I'm terrified of insects)
    Are you me? I am the exact same. I'd rather be roasted alive then let a bug into my room
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    Put a bed sheet in the freezer. Take it out right before you go to bed and use it as your duvet cover. Also put a fan on a low breeze on you the whole night and drink a good amount of cool water before you go to bed.
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    Get a blanket and soak it in cold water (preferably one of those hospitable like ones with the holes in) Best thing I've tried
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    You know it gets unbearable when you end up stripping down to your undies and having to use a bathing towel as a blanket...
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    You don't sleep
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    It's actually about 10 degrees cooler away from buildings.
    Sleep out in a tent.
 
 
 
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