Are you ready for the New Year? Does 2019 have you eager to get a few home improvements accomplished? Are you wanting to spend more time outdoors when the warmer months arrive? If so, you might want to start planning […]Read More
Female mosquitoes are the ones that you want to watch out for. They are the ones that like to bite you and feed on your blood and they are also responsible for the transmission of diseases, some even fatal. So […]Read More
You crawl into bed at night and enjoy the silence. The peace and quiet of just the natural sounds coming from your own home. It’s what you are used to. It’s what makes it a relaxing place to be. Then […]Read More
If you are reading this just before you head off to bed, you might want to reconsider, because this post has the potential to give you nightmares. Instead of those things that go ‘bump’ in the night, what about those […]Read More
Your backyard is the perfect place for mosquitoes to breed. There are many places where standing water can collect, which is the ideal breeding ground for the beginning of the mosquito cycle.
How can we prevent mosquitoes from breeding?
Mosquito larvae will […]
You may think that you are only exposed to ticks if you venture into the outdoors. Into the habitats that they are known to hide out in, waiting to latch on to their next meal. Of course, you’re right that […]Read More
The life cycle of a mosquito, isn’t a long one. In fact, it’s only a matter of weeks, but in that time it has the potential to cause a huge amount of damage to our health. Here’s a few questions […]Read More
This year mosquitoes and ticks have been thriving, which means it’s been a super busy year for us here at Backyard Bug Patrol.
The weather has gone from one extreme to the next with rainfall at a high, temperatures at a […]
If you’re an iPhone or Android user, and conscious about ticks (which you should be!) then you might want to check out this useful app that’s been released. “What’s My Tick” can be used to identify species of tick, and importantly, […]Read More
Record rainfall this year in Virginia has meant that mosquitoes are making the most of their ideal habitat. It’s the perfect environment for them to thrive, as standing water left from downpours will become the perfect breeding ground for these […]Read More