Mosquito Control Chantilly
Chantilly, Virginia is a small town located in the western part of Fairfax county. It has a number of historic sites and park including Ellanor C. Lawrence Park and Flat Lick Stream Valley Park. It is also home to the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, which is part of the National Air and Space Museum. The National Reconnaissance office is located here too. The community is family friendly with good schools and a family friend vibe. The population of 23,309 means that it still has the small town feel while being located around larger cities (City-Data.com).
Chantilly has a temperate climate that has mild winters and hot and humid summers make it a perfect breeding ground for mosquitoes and other insects that can be annoying. If you want to spend time outside in the evenings, but the insects are keeping you inside, you should contact the experts at Mosquito Tek can help keep your home free from mosquitoes and protect your family from the diseases that they carry.
Eliminate Mosquitoes Where they Breed
If you really want to eliminate mosquitoes, you need to do more than spray for adults. That is why we include larvicide treatments as part of our service. Our technicians will inspect your property and identify areas with standing water. They will empty containers with the water and apply a larvicide that will stop the legs and larvae from developing into adults. This treatment will not affect other aquatic insects.
Conventional and Organic Mosquito Treatments
At Mosquito Tek, we offer two options for your mosquito treatments. Our organic option is NOP compliant and it is safe to use around vegetable gardens and in areas where people may eat. It is effective for up to fourteen days. The conventional option has one of the strongest mosquito knockdowns on the market and will last for up to twenty-one days. It is also safe for your family to use.
Optional Flea and Tick Control
We offer affordable flea and tick control treatment upgrades with each of our mosquito control treatments. This will give you and your pets an extra layer of protection from the nuisance of fleas. It will also protect you from being bitten by a tick in your yard and possibly contracting Lyme diseases or Rocky Mountain spotted fever. This means you will no longer need to worry about applying bug repellent when you go outside in your yard.
At Mosquito Tek, we pride ourselves of being one of the best pest control companies in Chantilly. We offer two guarantees with each of our treatments. The product states that we will respray if you see a mosquito in the first two days after receiving a treatment. The 100% Money Back Guarantee states that if you are not happy with the service you receive, you can receive your money back. These two guarantees make us the best choice for mosquito control in Chantilly, Virginia. We have been keeping yards mosquito free since 2011, and we stand behind our service. Start enjoying your yard again and stop worrying about mosquitoes. Contact mosquito Tek today to set up your appointment.
Frequently Asked Questions about our Mosquito Control Services
Do I have to be home during the treatment?
You do not need to be home during a treatment. You will need to make sure your pets are put up and that you give the technician access to your property. The technician will leave a note with the date, time and type of treatment that was performed.
Can I be outside during a treatment?
We ask that you stay inside during the treatments and for about an hour after the treatment to allow the treatment to completely dry. On humid days it may take slightly longer. After this period of time it is safe to resume your normal outdoor activities.
Is there a one-time treatment option?
We offer a special event treatment one-time treatment option. Our treatments will eliminate any mosquitoes, ticks, fleas and biting and stinging insects from the property and allow you and your guests to enjoy the event mosquito and insect free.
How do I know I am getting the best price?
We will beat competitor’s written estimate by ten percent. We also offer neighborhood discounts in some instances. Contact us to learn more.
What types of diseases do mosquitoes spread?
Mosquitoes can spread a number of serious diseases like malaria, dengue fever and the Zika virus. Many of these are not common in the United States, but the mosquitoes that spread them are. Common illnesses in the United States include the West Nile virus and St. Louis encephalitis.
Mosquito Prevention Tips
There are things that attract more mosquitoes to your yard. These tips can help reduce the number of mosquitoes in your yard.
- Take care of standing water: Mosquitoes can breed in just a capful of water. Check your yard for empty containers and empty them.
- Keep up with your yard work: Keeping your lawn short and bushes trimmed allows you yard to dry out more quickly and is not as hospitable to mosquitoes.
- Wear bug repellent: Mosquito repellent with DEET can stop mosquitoes from biting while in your yard.
- Change the light bulbs: LED bulbs and yellow bug lights do not attract mosquitoes and this simple change can make a big difference.