Summer is drawing to a close, but there's still time for a few more hurrahs before it's officially time to take the winter clothes out of storage. Whether you're camping, preparing to send the kids back to school, or just dealing with pests around the house, we wanted to give you a quick wrap up that touches on everything you could be dealing with at the end of summer.
Believe it or not, the most deadly animals on the planet also happen to be the ones that are the most annoying: Mosquitoes. (Learn more in the Rose Pest Solutions Pest Library!) Home mosquito control is about more than just citronella candles, cans of repellent and wearables though because killing mosquitoes only solves part of the very serious problem.
Mosquito Season is Here – Public Urged to Take Precautions
Warmer weather is finally here and everyone no doubt is spending more time outdoors. However, with increased outdoor activity, the public is at risk of becoming a meal for summer’s most dangerous and pesky pest – the mosquito.
It’s that time of year – the leaves are almost done falling, and your gutters are in serious need of a good cleaning. But beware, leaves might not be the only thing that currently call them home.
Prevent Mosquitoes this Spring
As piles of snow are beginning to melt, it’s not too early to start thinking about how to proactively protect yourself and your family from vector-borne diseases like West Nile virus—which, as you probably know, has become prevalent in the Chicago area, in recent years. In fact, folks who live in the Southern U.S. or Hawaii may be dealing with mosquitoes right now! Generally speaking, as soon as a region’s average temperature is 50 degrees or higher, mosquitoes begin establishing a presence in that region.
Rose Pest Solutions offers advice for homeowners on Chicagoland mosquito control and prevention around the property
Rose Pest Solutions Chicago shares quick tips to keep common household pests outdoors
Some geographic regions have them worse than others. They make summertime miserable outdoors. And there are more reports each day of the viruses they carry causing illnesses and death. The mosquito is something we should all be protecting ourselves against very proactively.
Home mosquito control is not as expensive or laborious as you might think. There's a quick, easy solution that will allow you to enjoy your time outside this season without smacking yourself every time a mosquito lands on you.