Mosquitoes are known to spread a wide range of serious and deadly diseases such as Dengue Fever, Malaria and west Nile Virus. So having these little guys around is not only annoying but also a serious health issue. Mosquito-borne diseases cause millions of deaths worldwide every year with a disproportionate effect on children and the elderly.
There are many different methods and products we can employ to keep these blood suckers at a tolerable level. Eradication and population-control efforts usually involve removal or treatment of standing water sources. Mosquitoes prefer stagnant or standing water, that is water that is left in basins and bins after a rain shower. Old tires can collect water. There are many ways water can collect and be used by mosquitoes for breeding sites. Eliminating these water sources is one natural mosquito control method you can employ to help in reducing the numbers of mosquitoes in your area. .
For those who live near areas where mosquito populations are high, like areas near bodies of water or low lying areas, you may need to enlist the help of a professional pest control company who with the use of specialized equipment and chemicals can help keep your back yard a space you and your family can enjoy all year long.
For more information on environmentally friendly mosquito control in and around the Lakeland, FL area call Safari Pest Control. We employ natural, physical, and chemical methods that are family, pet, and environmentally safe to control mosquitoes on your property and in your home. We are licensed and insured for your peace of mind.