247 Pest Control NYC Pest Exterminators – Ticks & Mosquitoes in Brooklyn Heights, NY
Once the warm weather begins, the insects begin to attack us. As you enjoy the great outdoors, you have to stay aware of ticks and mosquitoes around you. These insects feed on human or animal blood and because of this, they can easily transmit dangerous diseases like west nile, zika, lyme, and more. If you are struggling with mosquitoes or ticks in Brooklyn Heights, NY, call 24-Hour Pest Control NYC to get help exterminating mosquitoes or ticks around your home.
Mosquito season begins when the temperatures steadily raise 50 F and above. The females begin to lay 100-300 eggs and it takes 2 weeks from larvae to a full adult mosquito. Mosquitoes like to breed in any type of still water that can be found in flower pots, still water bird baths, old furniture that has been outside in the rain, dishes, piles of wood. You can take steps to prevent mosquito repopulation in your yard by getting rid of still water and any debris that can contain water left over from the rain.
Ticks like to nest on long grass in populated areas such as trails, farms, and yards. Anything outside that has tall grass might have potential ticks on them. Female ticks like to lay their eggs under blades of grass, leaves, or other soft spots. Female ticks can lay up to 100 hundred eggs at one time, however, it can take 2 weeks to 2 months for them to hatch. You can try to prevent ticks in your yard placing a barrier between the woody area of your yard and your lawn, put up fences to stop deer, raccoon or other animals from bringing in ticks, if necessary spray with pesticide.
24-Hour Pest Control NYC staff is trained to handle all types of properties, commercial, residential and industrial. Call us today at 1-800-456-8400 for more information on what types of properties we service in Brooklyn Heights, NY. We have pest control experts across all five boroughs.