Outdoor Mosquito Control

Getting Rid Of The Sting, Itch, and Swell of Mosquito Bites!!!

Posted by on Aug 30, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Feeling the itch, sting and swell of late summer bug bites? You’re not alone. In a great new article from the New York Times, you can learn proven methods to make your time outside a little more bearable. Since Mosquito Wizard of NC can’t always follow you everywhere you go to keep you protected from mosquito bites, carrying a can of bug repellent can certainly make a difference. The best ones contain DEET which masks the odor causing principals that attract mosquitoes. If you do find yourself on the receiving end of one these...

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Raleigh Ranks Among Worst US Cities for Mosquitoes

Posted by on Aug 3, 2017 in Dangers of Mosquitos, Getting rid of mosquitoes | 0 comments

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...

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3 Things You Didn’t Know about Mosquitoes that Can Kill You (or Your Pet)

Posted by on Jul 13, 2017 in Dangers of Mosquitos | 0 comments

3 Things You Didn’t Know about Mosquitoes that Can Kill You (or Your Pet)

Mosquitoes are pesky insects, and many Raleigh and Cary residents are searching for mosquito control this time of year so they can enjoy the backyard. After all, it’s more fun to sit outside when you don’t get red, itchy welts. But did you know there are more serious reasons to hire someone to spray for mosquitoes? Here are three of the top dangers mosquitoes pose for humans and pets: 1. Dengue Fever – People in many countries sleep under mosquito nets to avoid terrible diseases spread by mosquitoes. While we are more fortunate in the...

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DIY Mosquito Control: How to Get Rid of Pesky Insects

Posted by on Jun 1, 2017 in Getting rid of mosquitoes | 0 comments

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...

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