Mosquitoes are known to transmit some of the worst diseases known to man. In fact, mosquitoes pose a greater threat to man’s health than any other insect. For this reason, the Center for Disease Control tracks activity of mosquito borne illnesses like that of West Nile Virus. If you have a large mosquito population on your property consider an ongoing mosquito management program and some of the tips below.
Trius Pest Management is available to treat your property for mosquitoes before an outdoor party! If you want to prevent your guests from being pestered by mosquitoes contact us to learn more about party services. We use a low impact material that will work for a limited period of time to control mosquito populations on your property.
Controlling Mosquitoes in New Jersey
Mosquitoes are attracted to water where they breed. Therefore the key to mosquito reduction in and around your property is reducing the source of water. Replace standing water weekly!
Inspect your property thoroughly, you may be surprised at all of the areas where mosquitoes may be breeding, consider these locations:
Clogged gutters, gutters that allow water to pool, bird baths, old tires, plates underneath plants, ponds, kids pools or toys that can accumulate water, hot tubs with loose lids, pools without filters
Eliminate standing water, use commercial tablets, put fish in your decorative fountain.
Consider a mosquito treatment program for your property. We can inspect your property making recommendations for change where necessary and treating regularly to reduce populations.