Where Do Mosquitoes Go in the Winter?

Areas like Charleston are often flooded with mosquitoes during the warm and humid summer months. They will swarm in large numbers and create problems for anyone who is attempting to enjoy the outdoors. Mosquitoes will draw blood by leaving a prick on the skin full of saliva, which may become infected as the body’s immune system responds to the insect bite. Our clients are often interested to know what happens to these insects during this intense period. Mosquitoes in Winter Our customers are often curious about the disappearance of mosquitoes during the cold winter months. We receive many calls that address...
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Happy Holidays from MosquitoNix

MosquitoNix is dedicated to assisting our customers with their pest-control needs all year long. During the excitement of the holiday season, it is easy to get swept up in the various preparations. The prospects of getting together with friends and family members can cause a flurry of activity and enthusiasm. It is easy to overlook the necessary step of ensuring that your home is free from a pest infestation well before the festivities begin. This is where our MosquitoNix services come in handy. We can take care of this necessary but easily overlooked preparatory step. This will ensure that you can...
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The Deadliest Creature in the World

When you think about the deadliest creature in the world, what may come to mind are man-eating tigers, killer sharks or poisonous snakes. It may surprise you to learn that the deadliest creature in the world may live in your backyard. According to the World Health Organization, mosquitoes are among the deadliest creatures in the world. Throughout the world, mosquitoes cause millions of deaths each year. Mosquitoes carry yellow fever, dengue virus, malaria, chikungunya, several types of encephalitis, Zika virus and West Nile virus.  The WHO states that continued efforts must be made to control mosquitoes to prevent outbreaks of these...
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Tips for your labor day BBQs

Labor Day is a great time to get together with your friends and family to host a cookout, relax and have fun. You will also want to prepare your yard for common pests if you don't want them to spoil your event. You might not know how to stop pests from causing problems for you and your guests, but keeping a few tips in mind will make the process much easier. You will want to understand why pests invade and how you can discourage them, but knowing when to contact a professional is vital. Once you are armed with the right...
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The Deadliest Mosquito Viruses

For those who enjoy spending time outdoors, pests can be annoying, preventing them from engaging in their favorite activities. Mosquitoes, however, can transmit deadly diseases, and countless people die as a result of the problem. If you would like to protect yourself and your loved ones, take the time to learn about these diseases and what you can do to stay out of harm's way. People often prefer to believe that getting a disease would never happen to them, but that mistake puts them more at risk than ever. When your health and future are on the line, you can't afford...
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