July 8, 2016
There is a growing fear about There is a growing fear about mosquito-borne diseases in the United States. The alarming way the Zika virus was able to enter into local mosquito populations and spread across Brazil doesn't just have Olympians attending the 2016 games at Rio concerned, U.S. health organizations are also on high alert. So it makes sense to ask, "What are pest control companies doing to protect people from these viruses? Mosquitoes-borne diseases in the United States. The alarming way the Zika virus was able to enter into local mosquito populations and spread across Brazil doesn't just have Olympians attending the 2016 games at Rio concerned, U.S. health organizations are also on high alert. So it makes sense to ask, "What are pest control companies doing to protect people from these viruses?"
"What works to minimize the dangerous effects of mosquitoes?"
Mosquito reduction, also called mosquito abatement, is the first line of defense for government agencies because it is a proven deterrent for the spread of infection diseases; and when health agencies need these services, they call on pest control companies like us to take care of it.
"Are mosquito services a 100% solution?"
There is no solution available that will prevent mosquito bites 100% of the time and no pest control measures available that can completely exclude mosquitoes, but mosquito services can significantly reduce mosquito populations and the factors that contribute to the growth of those populations. This protocol will also increase in effectiveness as more homes, businesses, and municipalities get involved.
"What exactly are mosquito services?"
When you invest in mosquito services, there are three things you can expect. Our team will locate areas of standing water and other breeding grounds and work to prevent these sites from allowing mosquitoes to birth on your property. Our team will spray a limited and focused spray onto shrubs and other areas where mosquitoes hide from the midday sun. And, you can know that all procedures will be done in a way that is safe for you, your family, and your pets.
"Are mosquito services a one-time thing?"
If you're planning a wedding, birthday, or some other occasion that will take place in your backyard, mosquito abatement can be a one-time solution to make it a much more enjoyable--not to mention safer—event; or you can get ongoing, routine mosquito services that will work to reduce mosquitoes from March to November.
Mosquitoes aren't just a nuisance pest. These are dangerous insects that are directly responsible for over a million deaths worldwide every year. Take part in the solution that has been keeping America safe for decades. Together, we can continue to make our country, our communities, and our families safer.
For more information about mosquito services, reach out to us right here on our website or schedule a visit and have one of our experts take a look at your property and walk you through the process. Trust us when we say, "You won't miss those mosquitoes one bit when they're gone." Life is better without mosquitoes. Guaranteed!