Quality Mosquito Extermination Services
Soaring temperatures in Texas mean mosquitoes are back and on the loose. Take the initiative to protect yourself and your loved ones from these pests by starting treatment as soon as possible.
DIY Mosquito control includes many different methods, such as the elimination of breeding environments, erecting protective barriers such as window screens and nets, and using over-the-counter repellants with the chemical DEET, all of which only give short-term protection from mosquitoes.
Mosquitoes are most commonly known for their irritating, itchy & sometimes dangerous bites. These bites are a means to suck their victim’s blood in order to provide a source of protein for their eggs. There are over 3,000 different species of mosquitoes, but only a few are known to transmit illness.
The most common types of mosquitoes in Texas are:
- Asian Tiger mosquito - Dark with white stripes, the Asian Tiger mosquito is most aggressive during the daytime and has been known to carry West Nile virus, dengue fever, and chikungunya virus.
- Southern House mosquito - Typically biting at night, the Southern House mosquito is light brown in color and can transmit malaria and West Nile virus.