When You’re Desperate to Repel Mosquitoes

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Mosquito infestations are no joke. Mosquitoes are more than just a nuisance. Their itchy bites can cause a spread of diseases like malaria, dengue, yellow fever, West Nile virus, and Zika virus. If you’ve been losing your battle against mosquitoes or just want to get ahead of the mosquito control season, here are a few… View Article

Preparing for Mosquito & Tick Season 2018: What, When, and Where Are the Risks

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For most people, summer is a time for relaxing, exploring, and taking on outdoor adventures. However, many of these people, if not properly protected, will come in contact with some dangerous diseases, just by doing the activities they love. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) warns Americans that arboviruses (viruses transmitted via mosquitoes, ticks, and… View Article

The Diseases Your Pests Carry

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No surprises here: pests can spread disease. On top of not paying rent, certain pests living around your home can pose a problem just by their presence, making them all the more unwelcome. So the question is: which of them actually cause health problems? We decided to put together a list of the 5 top… View Article

The Zika Virus: Here’s What You Should Know

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BZZZT. “OUCH!” *SLAP* When people talk about mosquitoes and diseases, Dengue Fever or Malaria are usually what’s mentioned. However, recent global developments have added another mosquito-borne disease to the list: the Zika virus. You might have asked, “what is the Zika virus?” “Could I catch it?” “How can it be treated?” Almost two months ago, the WHO… View Article