A common and almost universal experience for folks in Southern California are the mosquito bites that characterize summer legs. Young and old alike all know the itchy, blotchy end result of coming into contact with a hungry mosquito.
With the SoCal mosquito population only growing, so does our summers of itching and scratching. It is time to mosquito-proof your home and yard to reduce your chances of becoming one culicidae’s lunch.
Unipest, Santa Clarita’s premier eco-friendly pest control service, is fully equipped with organic and safe solutions, ready to battle the summer bugs with you. With priorities of protecting your family from both pests and harmful chemicals, Unipest is the ideal choice.
Unipest is wary of store-bought “solutions” for mosquitoes. Cautioning Santa Clarita to the false promises of fly bags and similar contraptions, Unipest encourages residents to consult with an expert before putting anything in or around your home. Oftentimes, these solutions only increase the problem in the long run, making it vital to talk to people who know what they’re doing.
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Some simple ways to prevent the multiplication of unwanted backyard pests that buzz around and feast on blood are to simply remove stagnant water from your property. Make sure pools are filtered, fountains and features are running, and that even the smallest amounts of water are dumped out.
A new non-native species of mosquitoes have been growing in number, and this specific kind of mosquito can lay their eggs in the tiniest amount of water, as small as what can fit in a bottle cap. This makes it extra important to dump out unused flower pots, vases, wheelbarrows, tires, and similar vessels.
This new addition to Southern California’s mosquito collection hails from Asia, and is suspected as having stowed away on a cargo ship. These mosquitoes are also known to bite multiple times and in the middle of the day, ignoring the nocturnal tendencies of their American cousins.
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