Getting rid of mosquitoes

Raleigh Ranks Among Worst US Cities for Mosquitoes

Raleigh Ranks Among Worst US Cities for Mosquitoes

If you moved to the Raleigh area from some other part of the country, you may think the mosquitos seem worse here. You’re right. Raleigh ranks No. 6 on a list of the 20 worst cities for mosquito activity in the US. The ranking is put together each year by Orkin based on numbers of customers serviced. The list includes nine cities in the southeast, with Atlanta catching the top spot. Mosquitos love warm, humid places, and the North Carolina certainly qualifies. Mosquitos are most active during the summer months, as you might guess. But with our warmer temperatures in Raleigh and Cary,...

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DIY Mosquito Control: How to Get Rid of Pesky Insects

DIY Mosquito Control: How to Get Rid of Pesky Insects

Mosquito control is an important part of enjoying your yard in the summer, especially in North Carolina! While mosquitoes play a role in the food chain, we find them irritating as we try to grill and eat dinner outside. Many Raleigh and Cary residents are looking for do-it-yourself ways to keep the yard more comfortable. Here are some ideas: ● Prevent breeding. Mosquitoes lay their eggs in water, so make sure you don’t have any standing water in your yard, even in small amounts. Make sure your gutter spouts drain well. If you have a rain barrel, you can drop vegetable oil on the water...

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What Can I Do To Help Control Mosquitoes??

What Can I Do To Help Control Mosquitoes??

If you ask anyone the question “What is the best way to get rid of mosquitoes”, you may get a lot of different answers. Some people will tell you things that they heard from others and some will tell you things that they have tried. Either way, if you really want to know what works at getting rid of mosquitoes, you should ask an expert. Here at Mosquito Wizard NC, we know everything that pertains to mosquitoes. We do our homework so you don’t have to. Today, we would like to share with you the best way to get rid of mosquitoes: First, get rid of standing water –...

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