Mosquitoes can be a real nuisance anywhere in the world, leaving itchy bites on uncovered skin and waking you up from your sleep with their high pitched buzz. But besides being a total annoyance, mosquitoes are also the number 1 killer in the world, causing more human fatalities than sharks.
They may look harmless, but the numbers of dengue and malaria cases over the years have proven that mosquitoes are more deadly than they look. Here are some facts that you might want to know about these nasty little insects:
The Solution resolves an infestation by acting as a mosquito trap. An environmentally-friendly product, it is safe to use in commercial places and residential homes with the need to catch large amounts of these flying pests in a large area i.e. a home’s garden.
The is designed to attract and trap mosquitoes by utilizing patented human-mimicking odour and vision cues. It forms a barrier between the source of mosquitoes and human, and hence increasing a greater chance in trapping the mosquitoes before they are able to reach the humans. End users can be assured on the safety of the chemical used that is not harmful to human and infants. These trapped mosquitoes within the catch bag will then die from dehydration.
The Solution can be a very effective and the best mosquito trap in carrying out mosquito control. However a successful pest control always adopts an integrated management approach that requires the sharing roles in mosquito management. This is the only realistic solution. In an integrated pest management, Rentokil Pest Control is able to provide our customers with the immediate short term chemical treatment and we give our recommendations to help in sustaining long-term solutions. On the other hand, clients will need to give their on-site cooperation and start taking actions on the recommendations for an overall effective treatment.
Mosquitoes existed since the dinosaur era which was 400 million years ago.
They are found close to still water, where their larvae feed and develop.
They seem to be attracted to dark colours.
Mosquitoes will normally bite you at dawn or dusk – mostly nocturnal. That’s when their internal clocks tell them it is feeding time.
Mosquitoes are attracted to heat and they find lactic acid alluring thus would tend to bite people who had just exercised.
Bigger people tend to attract more mosquitoes because they produce higher Carbon Dioxide and lactic acid.
Worried about mosquitoes? Call us now at 2430309 or hotline 7297131 or 8220088. Alternatively you can contact us here to book an appointment. Our pest expert will schedule an inspection to assess your mosquito problem and recommend a way to get them to buzz off.
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