Preventing Mosquitos in the Summertime

With our beautiful Florida weather, mosquitoes can dampen your enjoyment of your outdoor living space. With a higher than normal mosquito population predicted, it is important that you protect your family from this annoying pest. Mosquitos are a nuisance, but they can also spread diseases like dengue fever, malaria, West Nile Virus, and the Zika Virus. Luckily, there are ways to protect yourself and your family this summer.

Remove Standing Water 
Mosquitos require warm, stable temperatures and standing water. When it rains, water can collect in buckets, playground equipment and various other things you may have around your home. It is best to remove standing water around your home.

Candles and Bug Spray 
Burning citronella candles may also be a good way to keep mosquitos away from your patio area. Be sure to use this method in addition to bug spray, as it is less effective on its own. It’s recommended to use a bug spray with DEET (diethyltoluamide).

Mosquito Reduction Services 
One of the most aggressive ways to remove mosquitos from your property is with our mosquito reduction services. Florida is one of most heavily- affected states when it comes to mosquitoes, which is why we’re eager to offer the best mosquito reduction services and pest control in Naples. Our exterminator will use a product safe for humans or pets but designed to repel and kill the mosquitos in all stages of life.

Keep your family safe from mosquitos this spring and summer by using these mosquito repelling tips, courtesy of Arrow Environmental Services. For more information on our pest control services, contact us contact us at 877-854-0949.

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