When winter comes into full-effect many locals go out of state to warmer parts of the country, but nothing takes the fun out of a fun trip more than the bothersome bite of mosquitoes. However, you can help control mosquito bites in Huntersville with a few simple tricks:
Personal Mosquito Control Tips
Whenever you travel to places that are warm and humid, you should ensure that you, your family and pets are well-protected from dangerous mosquitoes.
Mosquito control begins by protecting the body whenever you are outdoors during peak mosquito times which, include dawn, dusk and early evening. Some additional mosquito tips when outdoors include:
- Wearing light-colored and loose clothing
- Covering the skin as much as possible
- Applying insect repellants to any exposed area of the skin
- Making use of citronella candles whenever possible
Property Mosquito Control Tips
When at home, protecting your yard from pesky mosquitoes is easier than you think as there are tons of mosquito control services near you. Hiring a mosquito control service is a great first step in creating a mosquito-free zone for you and your family.
There are mosquito control companies that offer 100% biodegradable and effective mosquito control techniques to people in need of their services. Also, they treat grass, bushes and other areas where mosquitoes can breed and provide tips to homeowners to help prevent the spread of mosquitoes.
Common home mosquito control tips include:
- Eliminating stagnant water
- Treating pools of water
- Throwing away any old tires, bottles, buckets or other water-holding containers
- Ensuring grass and bushes are well-trimmed
- Keeping gutters clean and clear of debris
- Keeping drains and ditches clean
- Repair any leaky drains or pipes
- Fill in any low spots in your yard
By following these simple tips, you can effectively eliminate mosquitoes and protect your family, no matter the season and by hiring professionals, you can enjoy a safe and fun time outdoors.
Popular methods to repel mosquitoes include clear zone- which involves sending, a mosquito control service to your yard periodically for treatments- or automatic misting systems which are specially designed to fit your yard.
Automatic misting systems deliver 100% biodegradable sprays on a daily basis and keep existing mosquitoes and their offspring’s far away from your yard and outdoor spaces.
I am sure you will find these effective means of keeping mosquitoes far away from you.