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Category Archives: Mosquitoes

When it comes to pest management and control, it’s paramount to stay up-to-date on environmental discoveries, extermination innovations and the changing dynamics of the world around us. We think it’s important to share these findings with you, along with the new discoveries and any new topics we uncover in our own day-to-day work as your hometown professionals.

  1. Can You DIY Mosquito Repellent?

    Now that summer is in full swing, it’s peak mosquito season! If you spend any time at all outdoors—especially if you’re one of those people that mosquitoes love—you’re probably looking for a good mosquito repellent. You might even be wondering if you can DIY mosquito repellent. There’s a lot of information out there about mosquito…

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  2. Why Do Mosquitoes Bite Me So Much?

    If you’re a mosquito magnet, you’re probably wondering, “Why do mosquitoes bite me so much? Is it possible they’re biting me more than other people, or am I just imagining things?” In fact, mosquitoes really are attracted to some people more than others! While some lucky souls can spend hours outside with few or no…

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  3. What Plants Are Mosquito Repellants?

    Fun fact: mosquitoes don’t actually survive on the blood they get from biting you. It’s true! Actually, only female mosquitoes bite, and they use the protein from blood to make eggs. Both male and female mosquitoes survive on a diet of nectar and water. Why is this fact important? Well, remember that mosquitoes are just…

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  4. Are Those Giant Mosquitoes? No, They’re Harmless Crane Flies

    No need to fear. Those monstrous mosquito-lookalikes are just crain flies.

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  5. Do Natural Mosquito Repellants Really Work?

    We’re in the thick of mosquito season (around May through October in Ohio and Kentucky). If you’re struggling with these annoying, biting insects, you’re not alone. At this point, you’re probably ready to just get rid of them. If you’ve been searching online, you’ve likely found a lot of “home remedies” and “DIY mosquito repellants”—but…

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