Mosquito

The top 10 mosquito cities have been compiled by Terminix.

As the weather warms up and the days get longer, folks in central IL and IN start to feel the itch for summertime fun. But along with all the good that comes with warmer temps - like outdoor concerts and picnics - there are also some not-so-fun things that come along with it, like humidity, heavy rains, and of course, mosquitoes. That's right, those pesky blood-suckers are back and they're looking for a meal. But where are they most prevalent? Terminix Services, Inc has released its list of the top 10 cities in central IL and IN where mosquitoes are [...]

The top 10 mosquito cities have been compiled by Terminix.2022-07-26T13:06:41+00:00

9 Ways To Protect Your Family From Mosquitoes

It's summertime and the mosquitoes are out! Sure, it can be a beautiful day outside with the blue sky and all - but if you have to walk through acres of mosquito-infested grass, then that beauty is lost. The worst part about being swarmed by mosquitoes is that not only do they suck blood from your body, but they also leave itchy red bumps all over. Not to mention the diseases they carry with them like West Nile Virus or Malaria. In this blog post we're going to offer some tips on how you can protect your family from mosquitoes [...]

9 Ways To Protect Your Family From Mosquitoes2022-06-23T18:11:05+00:00

The dangers of standing water

Standing water is a magnet for many dangerous pests. Just one is the rat because rats are like many other species; they need water to live. If they discover a home that has standing water nearby, they will invite all of their family and friends to join them. Standing water attracts mosquitoes because the water provides them with a breeding ground. Ants need water to drink, so houses that offer it to them are more likely to have an infestation. Furthermore, if stagnating water is left to fester, mold can begin to flourish in your yard. Where Does [...]

The dangers of standing water2018-04-04T18:18:57+00:00
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