Mosquito Control Service in Fairfax
Everyone is familiar with mosquitos, those irritating blood suckers that leave angry welts all over your body. Besides their annoyance, they are responsible for more human deaths than any other living creature. Every year mosquitoes cause more than a million deaths worldwide.
They're not only a threat to public health worldwide, but also below in Fairfax and the Metro DC area. In the US, mosquitos cause West Nile Virus, Heart Worm in dogs and Eastern Equine Encephalitis, not to point out cases of Malaria and Dengue Fever. Recently, a new lethal condition that has started to take hold in the Caribbean called Chikungunya. It's only a matter of time before it relocates to the US.
Shockingly, in 2010 almost 10% of all deaths in the USA from West Nile Virus took place in Virginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia according to the Center for Disease Control.
How does Backyard Bug Patrol supply mosquito control in Fairfax?
Our techs make use of a backpack sprayer. The sprayer shoots out a high powered, really fine mist that kills mosquitoes on contact and will install an undetectable barrier that will last up to three weeks. We offer two different barrier sprays. The first is Flower Power which is made up of a synthetic derivative of the chrysanthemum flower. The second is called Merely Organic and is 100% organic.
How much does this mosquito control service cost?
Our rates are based on the size of your backyard. The most convenient means to think of it is that our sprays generally cost a little bit more than your lawn service per cut.