No matter which part of Ohio you call home, mosquitoes likely inhabit your yard. These persistent critters love to breed in your yard and feast upon your family. Hiring a team of mosquito control experts can help you reclaim your yard.
The Importance of Mosquito Control
Mosquitoes can make your time outside a miserable experience. A quiet evening in your backyard may end early after a series of mosquito attacks. Painful bites can irritate the skin, leaving you uncomfortable and itchy. While lotions can help, you'll still have to deal with the bites for several days while they heal.
Although mosquito bites are annoying, it's important to realize that mosquitoes also carry diseases. These diseases include West Nile virus, malaria and Zika virus. Some of the diseases carried by mosquitoes can cause serious or fatal outcomes. If your yard has a substantial mosquito population, contacting a pest control company can help you protect your family from the harmful health effects of mosquitoes.
Mosquito Control Tips
Homeowners can take a few easy steps to protect their yards from these annoying critters. First, eliminate areas where water gathers and stagnates. For example, an empty flower pot filled with sprinkler water could become a popular mosquito breeding ground. Good yard upkeep can help eliminate other places mosquitoes congregate, such as overgrown hedges and shrubs. When you're outside, you can do a few things to help prevent mosquito bites, including wearing mosquito repellents and covering up your skin.
Although these tips can help minimize the impact of mosquitoes, you may need professional help to deal with a bigger infestation. A professional pest control company can help identify areas where mosquitoes live in your yard and help you deal with those spots. Pest experts also have access to tools that can help eradicate these obnoxious pests.
Reclaiming Your Yard with Expert Pest Control Services
Accel Pest & Termite Control offers an exhaustive list of pest control services to help you take back your yard from pests. We utilize a pest control program that can help stop your yard's mosquito population from growing out of control. The first step of our program involves a careful examination of your property. We will walk through your yard and look for potential breeding grounds for mosquitoes and areas where adult mosquitoes may be hiding. Next, we will take targeted steps to deal with these areas with our treatment options.
Dealing with mosquitoes is not anyone's idea of a good time. If you've stopped going out into your yard because of mosquitoes, it's time to call a team of professionals. Accel Pest & Termite Control offers competitively priced services for Ohio property owners. Contact us today for a free quote for your property.