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April 8, 2013
Living in the Northeast I love when spring and summer arrive to spend more time outdoors. There is nothing better than grilling outside, enjoying friends and family, until mosquitoes arrive or you are pulling a tick off a pet or family member. Thomas Pest Services has a service that allows you to be outside reducing mosquitoes or the fear of a tick bite.
Thomas Pest Services offers Mosquito Control and Tick Control services that provide a reduction of mosquito and tick populations around your property. Each visit includes an inspection to the property for conducive conditions, which harbor mosquitoes and ticks along with a green adutlicide product to shrubbery, plants and around the structure and property. Mosquito and Tick Control usually requires several treatments for optimal results.
Will the service eliminate all mosquitoes and ticks on my property?
Unfortunately, it is near impossible to prevent a mosquito or tick from coming on your property. However, ongoing maintenance service for mosquitoes and ticks will reduce the number of infestations from developing on your property and the number of pests you see. It’s much better to stop or reduce mosquitoes and ticks before they develop and grow in population.
How many services are required for Mosquito and Tick Control?
Thomas Pest Services seasonal Mosquito and Tick Control service occurs monthly during the months of May and September. Services are suggested monthly due to mosquito and ticks life cycles. Mosquito and Tick Life Cycle
Mosquitoes develop, mature and lay eggs in standing water whenever the conditions are right, in most cases during the warmer months. Ticks life cycle has three stages: the larva, nymph and adult. The process for the tick to hatch from the egg, go through all three stages, reproduce and die takes two years. Humans are at the greatest risk of West Nile Virus, Lyme Disease and other tick borne diseases late spring and summer.
What types of products are used in Mosquito and Tick Control?
All products utilized by Thomas Pest Services are registered with the EPA and approved by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation. Thomas Pest Service’s Mosquito and Tick Control is a green, organic service. You can use your yard and property normally once the product has time to dry. Customers love the ability to get rid of mosquitoes and get rid of ticks naturally!
Are there any preparations for Mosquito and Tick Control or precautionary measures?
- Keep people and pets inside during treatment.
- Keep people and pests off the treated area until product has dried (2-3 hours).
- Close all windows.
- Mow your lawn prior to treatment.
Living in and around the Capital Region it is inevitable you will be outside. Thomas Pest Services offers a great service, to reduce mosquitoes and ticks from affecting you and your family. Unfortunately, keeping mosquitoes or ticks off your property is nearly impossible, but Thomas Pest Services can help reduce you and your families’ risk. If you live in Clifton Park or elsewhere in the Capital Region and need assistance getting rid of mosquitoes or ticks, fill out our contact form today for a free estimate!