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Is Mosquito Treatment Safe?

Mosquito sprays and barrier treatments are the most common ways to prevent and control mosquitoes in North Carolina. But are these mosquito treatments safe?

When you work with a professional mosquito exterminator who is using an EPA-approved product, you can rest easy knowing that your mosquito treatment is completely safe for you and your family. Trying to administer your own treatments are more dangerous, making it important to enlist the help of a professional.

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Are Mosquito Yard Treatments Safe?

When mosquito treatment is administered in your backyard, you may be worried about potentially harming your garden or plants. Here’s how to gauge the safeness of mosquito treatment:

  1. When buying any store-bought products, look for products that have been approved by the EPA.
  2. Always carefully follow the manufacturer’s instructions when applying any mosquito treatment. 
  3. Think twice about DIY treatments. Always contact your local mosquito exterminator for assistance.

Is Mosquito Spray Harmful to Humans or Pets?

The Environmental Protection Agency has a number of pesticides that have been approved for residential mosquito treatments. However, they also warn of the dangers and risks that come when someone improperly trained attempts to use them. When incorrectly applied, some mosquito treatments can result in toxins harming nearby plants, foliage, and beneficial insects. Improper use can also raise the risk factor of chemicals harming your family or pets.

Safest Mosquito Treatment in North Carolina

If you want to ensure your mosquito treatment is safe for you, your family, and your yard, enlisting the help of a professional pest control expert is the best option. You can trust that a certified, licensed mosquito exterminator has been trained and certified to apply a custom mosquito treatment on your property that is both safe and effective. For safe mosquito treatment in North Carolina, look no further than Bug Out.

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