West Nile is Back This Summer, Here’s 3 Tips on Protecting Your Family

west nile mosquitonix atlantaReports are coming in to let us know that West Nile is back this year, and with a vengeance. As the reported cases continue to come in, make sure that you are prepared to keep your family safe this summer!

Use screens on all of your windows and doors

One of the easiest things to do to keep your family safe is to keep mosquitos out of your house in the first place. Make sure that all screens around your house are securely in place, and if you notice any small holes, repair them immediately. Mosquitos will find their way inside of your, even through the smallest hole, especially at night as they follow the friendly glow coming from within.

Remove any standing water from your yard or house

Mosquitos breed in standing water, so make sure to remove the temptation of mosquitos breeding in your yard or house by removing the standing water. If you have any plastic toys, birth baths, or open containers in your yard, tip them on their side when you aren’t using them to keep rain water out.

Hire an Atlanta Mosquito Control Company

Mosquitonix Atlanta trains it’s mosquito exterminators to handle your worst mosquito problems. Give us a call today to learn more about our mosquito misting systems and monthly mosquito control services to most effectively keep your family safe from West Nile Virus this summer.