Mosquito Control for Your Property

Mosquito extermination mosquito controlWhen warm weather is present, so are an abundance of pests. Many people find mosquitoes to be a nuisance when they wish to spend time outdoors. However, good mosquito control happens all year round. If you simply want to take steps to keep them away, try some of the following tips.

Eliminate Water Sources from The Property

Mosquitoes congregate in areas where moisture is present and will use water as a breeding area. Because of this, it is extremely important to remove any stagnant water from a property. Make sure gutters are cleared of debris regularly and keep tires and containers off your property so they do not become water traps. Cover or drain kids’ swimming pools, fountains, birdbaths, and ponds as well.

Keep on Top Of Landscaping Care

Mosquito extermination - mosquito controlAreas with overgrown grass and excessive shrubbery are sure to attract pests. It is important to keep on top of landscape tasks to help in the minimization of pests, including mosquitoes. This includes frequent lawn mowing, pruning of bushes, and cutting of tree limbs.

Contact A Pest Control Company

When mosquito populations get out of control, a call to a professional is the best way to handle the situation. A mosquito control service provider will be dispatched to a home to check out the property for the presence of these insects and will use safe tactics in eliminating them altogether. They will also make recommendations regarding any habit changes that will aid in keeping mosquitoes from taking up residence in the area again in the future.

To find out more about the mosquito control and pest services we offer, contact us.

Capitol Pest is the region’s premier pest control company serving the metro Washington DC, Maryland, and Northern Virginia areas.