As the temperature outside drops, we cozy up inside our nice, warm houses. Unfortunately, so do insects and rodents.  Insects and other pests often will enter a home through an unsealed door, torn screen, crack in the foundation or walls. After entry the pest will inhabit a portion of your home and reproduce. After a pest has infested your home it can be very difficult to exterminate.
As the temperature outside drops, we cozy up inside our nice, warm houses. Unfortunately, so do insects and rodents. Insects and other pests often will enter a home through an unsealed door, torn screen, crack in the foundation or walls. After entry the pest will inhabit a portion of your home and reproduce. After a pest has infested your home it can be very difficult to exterminate.
Whether the invaders are as small as an ant or as big as a family of skunks, your best defense against pests is sealing off their entry points into your fortress. Sealing your house can solve many in home infestations.  To prevent these pest from entering your home specific measures can be taken to seal these entry points.
Whether the invaders are as small as an ant or as big as a family of skunks, your best defense against pests is sealing off their entry points into your fortress. Sealing your house can solve many in home infestations. To prevent these pest from entering your home specific measures can be taken to seal these entry points.
  • do

    • seal up cracks and crevices with sealant
    • screen entry points such as vents that open to exteriors
    • remove window air conditioning units
    • assess exterior lighting situation
    • apply insecticide outdoors around perimeter of building by mid-October
  • don't

    • wait to sweep or vacuum up insects
    • fog your entire home or building
    • fear that insects will reproduce indoors
    • worry about bringing outdoor potted plants indoors
    • forget to seal around external pipes leading into the home

Pest Control Services

1

Assess Inspection

We will conduct a thorough inspection of your property, bring in state-of-the-art equipment.

2

Implement Getting the Job Done

We will take care of identified problems and fill out a Pest Control Service Ticket.

3

Monitor A Year-Round Solution

We will check for new pests while monitoring the status of previous treatments.

Mosquitoes are one of the world’s most dangerous and annoying insects, with an impact that ranges from irritating bites that cause discomfort to the transmission of serious diseases. The year 2020 has already seen huge global change and crisis, but there are various issues – such as pest control measures being restricted by COVID-19 lockdowns […]

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Mosquitoes are one of the world’s most dangerous and annoying insects, with an impact that ranges from irritating bites that cause discomfort to the transmission of serious diseases. The year 2020 has already seen huge global change and crisis, but there are various issues – such as pest control measures being restricted by COVID-19 lockdowns […]

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Mosquitoes are one of the world’s most dangerous and annoying insects, with an impact that ranges from irritating bites that cause discomfort to the transmission of serious diseases. The year 2020 has already seen huge global change and crisis, but there are various issues – such as pest control measures being restricted by COVID-19 lockdowns and summer months and rainy seasons helping insect populations soar – that also make mosquito infestations an ever-increasing concern to people and to health.

Learn more about where mosquito issues are becoming increasingly prevalent in our infographic below.

With over 25 years of experience, a Global Research and Development Centre that keeps us at the forefront of residential and commercial mosquito control and a Vector Centre of Excellence that brings together experts from around the world to share knowledge and ensure we’re using the most innovative, effective solutions in our customers’ premises, Rentokil knows the best ways to prevent and eradicate mosquito problems.

We can help you reduce and control mosquito populations with a tailored programme that’s right for your home or business and keeps you and your people protected from health concerns, contamination risks and potential damage to brand reputation.

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