Why Rain Brings More Mosquitos
Here in Texas, you’ve probably noticed that the humid summer days bring about more mosquitos. However, this isn’t the only time of year when the mosquito population seems to double; rainfall can also bring about more mosquitos. If you’re looking for tips and tricks to keep your backyard and home free from these pesky creatures, contact the experts at Texan Mosquito Systems. Mosquitos are known to pesky little creatures. However, they can also be incredibly dangerous. These tiny insects can carry a range of nasty diseases such as the West Nile Virus and Zika Virus. With that in mind, you want to keep the mosquito population in your area to a minimum. But how do you go about achieving this? Firstly, it should be noted that mosquito activity ranges from region to region. Depending on the temperature in the air will depend on how many of these pesky insects you […]
How excessive rain draws in mosquitos
Summer’s around the corner, so you know what that means–mosquitos! Mosquitos are naturally drawn to wet weather, so those summer months will have them all over your yard! Therefore, you need a team like ours at your side. Mosquitos are not just annoying pests! They actually carry many life-threatening diseases that you should keep yourself and your family protected from. Installing a mosquito misting system like ours can help you do exactly that! Why do mosquitos like the wet and rain? Contrary to popular beliefs around mosquitos, they do not actually like the rain. It is actually few and far between that you will find a mosquito out and about when it is raining outside. However, you will notice tons of them buzzing around after the rain has subsided. Why? This is because mosquitos are attracted to the puddles left over after the rain has stopped. In order for mosquitos […]
Summer Time and Mosquitos-Protect your home
It is summertime, and the mosquitos are out to play. You don’t want your home to be a place that mosquitos hang out. Protect your home this summer. It happens to be that mosquitos thrive in the heat, and the summertime in Houston brings them all out. Mosquitos are cold-blooded, and that means their temperature matches the temperature of the environment they are in. So they like hot or warm climates and summer is when we start to see them around a little more. But they also don’t like it when it is too hot. This can cause them to be injured. So, they tend to look for places that are cooler than the outside temperature. The inside of your home might be the perfect temperature for them to be in. So they tend to find their way into homes. This can be a nuisance for homeowners who don’t want […]
How to Stop Mosquitoes from Invading Your Home!
Ever wonder how to stop mosquitoes from invading your home? Well, stick around because if you have blood, or are a vampire looking to protect your stash, you’ll want to know all you can about keeping the pesky bugs out! We say invading your home because that is very much what it is, an invasion. No one is out here inviting the little disease bags in for tea, as they make terrible house guests! When it comes to keeping the mosquitoes at bay and out of your home, the best offense is a good defense. Our team at the Texan Mosquito Systems company has had many years of experience in mosquito warfare. So you can trust that we know what we’re doing and that we can help you too! We’ll let you in on a few steps you can take, leading up to the proverbial atom bomb of mosquito prevention. […]
Spring is Right Around the Corner
Spring is right around the corner which means short sleeves, beautiful flowers, and loads of outdoor activities. However, if you live in Texas you end up attracting some of the worst pests including mosquitoes. As soon as temperatures rise, so do our not-so-friendly neighbors. Read further to learn more about these pesky bugs. When To Expect the Arrival of Mosquitoes These pesky bugs can be around much more early than you expect. While April and March are generally the most common months for mosquitoes, they only need a temperature of 50 degrees to survive. In reality, they honestly never go away. Mosquito eggs can remain in still water until the temperature rises again. No matter what time of the year it is, when it is the right temperature, mosquito eggs will hatch. Things to Look Out For The female mosquito is on a constant prowl for the perfect place to […]
Keep Your Home Mosquito-Free!
Mosquitos are not just a pain to have to deal with; they can also be incredibly dangerous. With that in mind, it’s important you keep your home and family protected against these pesky insects. Of course, the most effective way of doing this is by installing a mosquito misting system that repels them from your backyard. However, there are a few other ways you can reduce the population of mosquitos around your home. Keep Your Home Mosquito-Free! The mosquito population seems to double in the spring and summer seasons. With those months fast approaching, it’s only natural for you to be concerned about mosquitos taking over your yard and home. That is why we’ve compiled a list of things you can do to lessen the life of mosquitos around your area. Natural Repellents There are certain scents that these creatures are attracted to and certain scents that keep them away. […]
Zika Virus & How to protect your family from it
At Texan Mosquito Systems, your family’s safety is the most important thing on our minds. Mosquitos are an ever-present part of our world. The only way to fully protect yourself and your family from their threat is by using our mosquito misting system. This system is top of the line, pet, and child safe. When you put this in your yard, your home is immediately protecting from the threat of mosquitos infecting your family. Mosquitos aren’t just an annoying pest. They are dangerous insects that can seriously harm your family. Mosquitos carry deadly diseases and viruses such as the West Nile and Zika Virus. So, why wouldn’t you want to protect your family from the threat of illness? Facts about the Zika Virus The Zika virus is a deadly disease caused by infected mosquitos that transfer the virus into your bloodstream once you’re bitten. The symptoms that occur are mostly […]
How to Prevent Mosquito Breeding In Your Yard
Here at Texan Mosquito Systems, our team works hard to provide the city of Houston with the best services to eliminate mosquitoes. We provide residential and commercial services. We don’t just install our misting system and leave. If you are building a new home, our crew will work hard with you and the construction crew to come up with the best installation plan. Give us a call at (713) 344-1984 to learn more. Mosquitoes can easily make visits outside less appealing. However, by following a few steps, you can safely eliminate mosquito populations and enjoy nature without these pests’ nagging. Reduce Breeding Sites On Property Female mosquitoes can only procreate in standing water. Their eggs hatch into larvae after three days; 12 days after that, the adults emerge and fly away. With mosquitoes having the ability to lay up to 400 eggs and their lifecycle completing in only two weeks, […]