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DIY Mosquito Treatment Options

You have a few choices when it comes to getting rid of mosquitoes. Lots of people look to DIY mosquito treatments to fix their infestations, but are these as reliable as hiring a professional mosquito control company?

Typically, DIY treatments will not work as well as professional mosquito control. However, there are some tactics you may want to consider that can handle smaller mosquito problems.

DIY Mosquito Treatment Options in Iowa - Springer Professional Home Services

Can I Repel Mosquitoes Myself?

The best ways to get rid of mosquitoes by yourself is to limit the places on your property that they might be attracted to. This means that you should inspect your yard for potential mosquito breeding grounds: any place that standing water collects. Tip over or put a cover on still water in birdbaths, pools, planters, playsets, buckets, and more. Placing fans around your outdoor areas can help to block mosquitoes using wind. These are two easy ways to keep mosquitoes away on your own.

Do DIY Mosquito Sprays Work?

If you have mosquito problems, you might be looking for household items that can help you get rid of them. Many people say that making a spray using diluted essential oils will work to repel mosquitoes. While these sprays can work to ward off mosquitoes, they are not strong enough to prevent a mosquito outbreak in your yard. It’s always recommended to hire a professional who can help you decide the best mosquito treatment options for your home.

DIY vs. Professional Mosquito Treatment

If you need keep mosquitoes away for good, a professional mosquito treatment is the best option that you can choose. An expert can help ensure that mosquitoes avoid your home each and every year with selective treatments and routine inspections. Contact us today to learn more about how Springer Professional Home Services can help you.

DIY Mosquito Treatment Options

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