Mosquitoes are slender long-legged fly with aquatic larvae that belong to the family culieridae, females of most mosquito species are responsible for the pesky blood sucking.
Where are mosquitoes found?
Mosquitoes are usually bred in dark, moist areas such as in roofs, in-between wall cavities, and around your garden.
Mosquitoes are found in:
Still water areas
Drains or around drains and sinks
What are the signs of an infestation?
Signs of an infestation include:
Lavae in still waters
Swarms of insects around drains and sinks
Mosquito bites or rashes
Mosquitoes hovering around lights or food
How can I prevent mosquitoes?
To keep mosquitoes away from your property:
Keep your property as dry as possible
Trim and prune all shrubs, particularly around the root crown
Ensure your Regular Pest Control is up to date
Use High quality soil for pots and garden beds
Clean gutters and drains out quarterly
Keep them doors shut! If you have a furry family member that uses a doggy door make sure the seals are intact and flush to prevent gaps that allow mosquitoes through
Regular General Pest Control can alleviate mosquito infestations from your property
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