Why You Need Mosquito Control
At Edge, we know how frustrating and uncomfortable it can be to have mosquitoes buzzing around your yard, driving you and your family indoors rather than enjoying the good weather. Mosquitoes are more than just a nuisance. Their itchy bites can spread harmful diseases such as malaria, dengue, yellow fever, West Nile virus, and Zika virus.
Our experts have developed a service that works — customized to fit your individual needs.
Facts about Mosquitoes:
- Disease Transmitters
The number of people getting diseases transmitted by mosquitoes, tick and flea bites have more than tripled in the United States in recent years.
- Deadliest Animal
Mosquitoes are responsible for more human deaths each year than any other animal and have caused more deaths than all the wars in history.
- Vaccine Availability
For most of these diseases, there are no vaccines or treatment. The only way to fight back is through mosquito control.
- Reproduction Rate
A female mosquito can lay as many as 300 eggs at one time and produce up to 3,000 during her life span.