- July 16, 2019
It’s a warm summer evening. You have planned a cookout in the back yard. Your whole family is there; Mom and the kids, running, playing and just enjoying being outdoors.
As the sun begins to set, you notice your six-year-old scratching his neck. He complains to Mom, “This darn thing itches, Mom.” And, in an instant, its Mom to the rescue with the lotion and insect spray.
As you suspect, the little guy has been bitten by a mosquito. And it’s only the beginning. To preserve the evening cookout, its bug spray for the entire family. The kids don’t like the smell or the sticky feel as it coats their skin.
You know, there is a better way to protect your cookouts and family time out on the lawn.
Mosquito’s can be effectively controlled; and it can happen without smelly bug spray. And, the right program will also help control dangerous ticks that carry Lyme disease.
As many homeowners have found, a professional program of monthly preventive treatments can turn an itchy headache into a great, outdoor experience.
If you want to avoid mosquito bites, consider a season-long, professional program of the right control product at the right time. Sure, you can apply product yourself. But for guaranteed control, hiring a pro could be the best choice.
For details on how to prevent mosquito bites and the risk of contagious diseases, like West Nile Virus, call an experienced lawn service operator in the early Spring.
To read more, click here for details of new control techniques researched at the Ohio State University.