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Don’t Let Mosquitos and Ticks Ruin Your Outdoor Fun

Don’t Let Mosquitos and Ticks Ruin Your Outdoor Fun

Summertime is meant for being outdoors. There are plenty of fun summer activities to choose from: biking, hiking, swimming, jogging, kayaking, boating, gardening, golf, fishing and more. There are two things that can make these outdoor activities problematic. Mosquitos and ticks can both send you running for indoor shelter.

Not only are mosquitos and ticks annoying, they can also transmit dangerous diseases such as Lyme disease and Malaria. These diseases can have devastating long term health concerns.

What can be done to Prevent These Pests in your Yard?

Besides spraying yourself with a bug repellent spray with DEET, there are other options as well. offers many solutions to keep your outdoor area free of these pests. First, the most common package to control the mosquito population in your own back yard is the barrier spray summer package. Experienced technicians target places in your yard where mosquitos tend to breed. Since mosquitos need vegetation to service, technicians target trees, flowers, ivy, hosta and other common greens in your yard. By spraying these areas every three weeks, you will notice a dramatic decrease in those pesky mosquitos.

For customers who would like even more protection against mosquitos on their property, they often will purchase an automatic mosquito misting unit. This system automatically discharges a mist during times when mosquitos are active. The consistent spray keeps mosquitos from breeding and populating your outdoor living spaces.

Some people prefer more natural mosquito control techniques. This solution requires application every 14 days in order to be effective against repelling mosquitos.

In order to keep your yard free of ticks you need to call the experts at They use a special solution, called a barrier spray, in order to kill ticks immediately. They may also advise using a tick tube to kill ticks in the early stages of their development.

Even with barrier spray and tick tubes, it is still recommended to do a complete check on your body after spending time outdoors. Ticks are small and can hide under hair, or on your back, where it is hard for you to see them. If you do find a tick on your body remove it with a tweezers. Do not throw the tick away. Store it in a Ziplock bag in case you need to have it tested for Lyme disease.

Mosquitos and ticks can cause many problems. Thankfully there are preventative measures you can take to avoid them from ruining your summer, and your health. Call the experts to help you control mosquito and ticks in your yard. Your family will thank you for it.

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