Got a mosquito problem in Long Island? Tired of having to put bug spray on each time you want to relax or play on your porch or yard? Fox’s friendly, professional team of mosquito control exterminators in Long Island, NY knows just how to kill mosquitoes so that they won’t be such a bother to you, your family, or your guests.
Summer comes to Long Island each year with the promise of warm weather, sunshine, fun, and as always, mosquitoes. These pests can take over your yard and multiply quickly. They lay 100 eggs at a time, oftentimes in standing water. When biting, mosquitoes can drink up to 3 times their body weight in blood. Their primary food source is glucose, which is found in high levels in our blood.
Not only do mosquito bites hurt, they can be quite harmful. While a spider or a cockroach may be a scarier sight, because they carry diseases, mosquitoes are considered the world’s deadliest animals.
Through Malaria, Zika, and West Nile Virus, mosquitoes are responsible for nearly 1 million deaths per year.
Mosquito control in Long Island, NY shouldn’t be expensive.
Fox Pest’s Long Island pest control service provides affordable mosquito control services in Long Island and the surrounding area.
Fox Pest Control knows how to control your Long Island mosquito problem and reduce them quickly call (631) 458-5003 or email us today for a free inspection, same-day* service, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee.
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You might already know for sure that you have a mosquito problem. But here are a couple of the most common signs of a mosquito infestation in Long Island.
One of the signs of a mosquito infestation is to see them flying around.
Even before they’re seen, mosquitoes can bite and fly away before you know what happened. A bite is often itchy and may raise a small red bump on the skin.
Fox Pest Control Long Island provides mosquito treatment services. Contact Fox Pest Control for a free inspection today!
Call (631) 458-5003 for a free inspection. If you call before 2:00 pm, we can often come that day!
Remote locations & other conditions may require next-day service.
A certified technician will inspect your property & provide customized pest control treatment based on the inspection results.
Each service provides a detailed report & helpful tips to keep pests away. We return regularly throughout the year, increasing protection with every visit.
If you see pest activity between your regularly scheduled services, we will return free of charge!
Fox Pest Control provides mosquito control services in Long Island, NY and the surrounding areas, including:
We know how important it is to keep a pest free environment for you and your family.
We are committed to you with a 100% satisfaction guarantee throughout the year.
We start with a thorough initial Home Inspection, then our licensed Fox Pest Control technician will respectfully and comprehensively treat your home.
If you experience concerns after your initial or between quarterly treatments, we'll come back and treat your home again at no additional charge.
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Our first priority is to develop and strengthen lasting relationships with our employees, customers and the community.
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Of the more than 3,500 species, only a couple hundred will actually bite humans … and then it’s only the females. Despite that, there are plenty of female mosquitoes. So, you’ll need lots of help with mosquito control in Long Island.
Mosquitoes love very shallow water or even damp soil for laying eggs. Try to keep your property free of standing water. Did you know that mosquitoes can even lay their eggs in a bottle cap of water?
Mosquitoes love cool, moist environments … and they hate the heat. The best to be outside while also avoiding mosquitoes is in the heat of the day. If you do see mosquitoes, they will most likely be in bushes or flower beds. (Or you could contact Fox Pest Control in Long Island to help you reduce the mosquito population around your home.) Mosquito treatment for yards in Long Island can help you enjoy your outdoor space rather than planning around what time of year mosquitoes are the worst.
When a female mosquito bites you, it injects an anticoagulant within its saliva that, while helping the blood flow, also creates an allergic response in most humans. Using mosquito repellents for your yard in Long Island can mitigate the impact of these pesky insects. Thankfully, Fox provides backyard mosquito control in Long Island, NY. Get a free mosquito inspection today by contacting us!
Yes they can be. Even in Long Island mosquitoes can carry and transmit several diseases, including:
West Nile virus – an infectious disease whose symptoms include fever, skin rash, body aches, and swollen lymph glands.
Zika virus – an RNA virus that causes a rash, itching all over, muscle pain, red eyes, joint pain, fever, and a headache.
Malaria – a disease caused by a parasite that invades red blood cells and brings on fever, chills, sweating, fatigue, nausea and vomiting, and sometimes jaundice.
Mosquitoes are primarily prey insects, serving as a food source for many bats and birds. In addition, mosquitoes are pollinators. While they don't pollinate on the same level as bees, they feed on flower nectar to get glucose, and transfer this from flower to flower. One of our key methods of killing mosquitos involves spraying your yard for them. This strategy not only eliminates existing mosquitoes but also deters new ones from making your yard their home. Contact Fox Pest Control for a free mosquito inspection today!
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If a Fox Pest Control customer has an infestation of covered pests in their Long Island, NY home or business between regularly scheduled Home Protection Plan treatments, we will come back and perform targeted treatments to get rid of the pest at no charge. If Fox Pest Control cannot resolve the problem after three such targeted treatments, we will cheerfully refund the customer’s last monthly subscription fee, as long as all other terms of the agreement have been met.
And if you see any pest activity between your regularly scheduled treatments, simply give our Long Island office a call; we'll come back at no additional charge.
*Call us today before 2 p.m. for a same day, zero-obligation inspection and estimate or to provide Long Island pest control & extermination services near you.